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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“O Canada” needs more men says man

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca intern NORTH BAY – Proudly erect, Kyler Child stands next to a Canadian flag outside his home and sings. In his pocket is a smartphone from which “O Canada” is playing. “I bought that anthem for .99 cents,” Child declares. “That’s how much Canada means to me.” Child, who is […]

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The North Bay Bay Facebook Page

From: thenorthbaybay.ca staff It is with heavy hearts that we announce the creation of The North Bay Bay’s Facebook Page. The North Bay Bay is remembered by its friends and family for that article about a Taco Bell, the Quints Museum being an ice shack, and that weird giant bird-man that lives down at Kinsmen […]

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City plans 6 new subdivisions

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — In a surprising move, City Council announced Tuesday night that it would be cancelling a proposed Janey Avenue development and instead introducing six new subdivisions for North Bay. “The residents of Janey Avenue have made it clear to us that they don’t want a new subdivision,” […]

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