‘Trash Mountain’ at Wal-Mart melts, reveals time capsule

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — ‘Trash Mountain,’ the nearly 15 foot high pile of snow, dirt and garbage that accumulates outside North Bay’s Wal-Mart, has melted and left behind a mystery. Discovered among the remaining shopping bags, cigarette butts, Tim Horton’s cups, plastic bottles, pop cans, dog poop, food wrappers and […]

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Mayor favours twins

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY — When it comes to ice rinks, North Bay is approaching a tipping point. The West Ferris and Pete Palangio arenas are reaching the end of their lifespans, and Memorial Gardens had its own scare this year, with questions over the integrity of the structure being raised. But […]

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Despite 50+ warnings, local man still committed to blowing up moon

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Jerry Morton is not your typical mad scientist. Morton, 56, styles himself as a “conscientious, professional businessman” who just so happens to want to launch an ingeniously crafted thermonuclear warhead at the moon. But Morton’s plan to launch and detonate a high yield atomic bomb capable […]

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City to be home of largest “Cash 4 Now” in Canada

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY — Anyone who has lived in North Bay for any length of time will notice one thing: a lot of payday loan locations. North Bay has 9 payday loan locations, excluding businesses that offer payday loan services such as pawnbrokers. With business closing across town and job security in […]

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Canadore changes slogan to “Just Sweep It Under the Rug”

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Canadore College is looking to a “brighter, happier” future. Ken Garrett, Head of Canadore’s Public Relations, announced the College would be changharassing its official slogan from “Great Things Happen Here” to “Just Sweep It Under the Rug” to fit with the College’s new, “more carefree,” focus on […]

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