“Death by laser” new penalty for everything

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Having had a motion to explore OPP costing for North Bay fail, City Councillor Richard Prince brought forward a second motion to have all crimes and offences committed in North Bay punishable by laser beam. “North Bay Police Services keeps asking for more money every year,” […]

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U2 is coming to Trout Creek!

From: Darren D. MacDonald and Philip St. George TROUT CREEK — International sensation and 22 time Grammy award winning band U2 is coming to Trout Creek. The Irish rock band best known for their singles “Beautiful Day,” “Sunday Bloody Sunday,” and “Where the Streets Have No Name” will play the Trout Creek Community Centre on […]

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Sidewalks declared a “No-Man’s Land”

From: Darren D. MacDonald and thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — North Bay sidewalks remain near insurmountable after normal levels of snowfall have left them obstructed, with some local citizens taking it upon themselves to clear the paths. But fear and chaos have run rampant since Friday morning when City Councillor Grey Terrence, the new interim […]

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Al McDonald to launch car into space

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Following in the steps of Elon Musk, Mayor Al McDonald announced Wednesday evening that he is launching his car into space. McDonald’s beloved blue 1998 BMW Roadster, with its 5-speed manual transmission, German-built 3.2 litre engine, and extra comfortable wooden bead seat covers, will be driven […]

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North Bay to host 2019 Kia World Speed Skating Championship

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — “Nothing tastes sweeter than a championship,” and it seems North Bay has had a taste and likes it. Local sports promoter Colleen Belle announced today that North Bay will be hosting the 2019 Kia World Speed Skating Championships. “Hosting the 2018 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship has […]

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Glenn Peters becomes a North Bayite

From: Darren D. MacDonald and thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Glenn Peters moved to North Bay in the early 2000’s looking for a way to get out of the hustle and bustle of the big city. “North Bay wasn’t always my first pick,” says Peters, “it was just sort of where I ran out of […]

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