BOTB – The Untold History of the Trout Lake Monster

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Where were you when you first heard of the Trout Lake Monster? The story of the Trout Lake Monster is a story of living, a story of laughing, and a story of horrific murder. “I was 14 when we first heard of The Monster,” recalls senior […]

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BOTB – North Bay City Hall and Its Toilet Origins

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Many people in North Bay may be familiar with City Hall – home of the Business Centre, Ontario Works, and there place where the citizens can go to view the mayor in its natural habitat. But what many may not know is the origins of the […]

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BOTB – Stone Cairns & The War of 1920

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Nestled away in the surrounding trees and bushes are mysterious stone monuments.  These are what North Bayites have been referring to as the Stone Cairns, or at least those who are aware of them. We will look into the mystery and the history surrounding these 4 […]

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Couple calls police on pine beetle

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff Dawn and Steve Christon just installed a new gazebo on their back deck and were enjoying the sunshine when terror struck. “I was sipping one of those new spicy bean Caesars when I spotted it,” recounts Dawn. “It landed right on Steve’s neck – a pine beetle.” The pine […]

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