City Hall adds three portholes to “help with transparency”

From: Josie Beamish, thenorthbaybay.ca intern NORTH BAY — In a new attempt at municipal transparency, Mayor Al McDonald has overseen the installation of three public viewing portholes outside of City Council. “I’m hearing people on social media say we’re not transparent enough, but if you look through these portholes, I think you’ll agree: they’re far […]

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North Bay City Council to Get Animated Series

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Turning a live-action show into an animated series is as Canadian as poutine. Trailer Park Boys, Corner Gas and Letterkenny have all received animated adaptations. Now it’s North Bay’s turn. The Animated Solution North Bay is looking to have their Council Meetings take place exclusively in […]

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North Bay changes logo in hopes that Disney will buy city

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — North Bay wants Disney to be its guest. The city is moving forward with its campaign to “re-brand and re-package” in the hopes that The Walt Disney Company will invest in North Bay. “‘Invest’ isn’t the word I’d use so much as ‘buy,’” says Mayor Al McDonald. […]

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North Bay to introduce its own Daylight Saving Time

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Daylight Saving Time was introduced in the late 1800’s and has been a pain in the ass ever since. Ottawa West-Nepean MPP Jeremy Roberts recently introduced Bill 214 – The Time Amendment Act, which would keep Ontario on Daylight Saving Time and do away with the outdated […]

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North Bay’s new rocket ready for Mars launch!

From: Philip St. George and Rooster Cogburn, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY — You’ve probably already noticed it – North Bay’s first space rocket. The 140 foot tall spacecraft, most of which sits below the King Cone on Lakeshore Drive, is “100% ready to go” explains City Councillor Marcus Tignanelli. “Everyone always complains about Council not spending […]

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