New splash pad to go in next to Fanny’s

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — The North Bay Waterfront Development Committee announced Monday morning that a second splash pad had been approved for a Seymour St. location. “After announcing the location of North Bay’s first splash pad, we were approached about approving a second one,” says committee member Jason Ashburn. “At […]

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Vic Fedeli runs hot dog eating contest

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Vic Fedeli, the now regular sized interim leader of the Ontario PC Party, loves him some hotdogs. “What’s not to like?” asked Fedeli as he cooked up some wieners Wednesday. “They taste great and I think they’re good for you. I feel like I could eat a […]

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“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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