Free daily shuttle bus ready to take downtowners to Airport

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff Mike Rousseau is the “bus man.” Starting early next week, Rousseau’s custom 35-foot school bus will start leaving from the vacant lot off Wyld St. at 10 am daily before depositing its downtown passengers “somewhere” in the Airport area. “I haven’t set a single drop off point,” says Rousseau. “It could […]

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City transit gets kinky with rear entry

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — North Bay Transit is asking all passengers to enter city buses through the rear door. Greg Raimi, Manager of City Transit, says the decision to change bus policy did not come lightly, but “after much thought and some trepidation” it now “feels right.” “At this stage, transit […]

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North Bay man arrested for attempting to “stuff the bus”

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — When Ontario Northland asked residents to help “Stuff the Bus” this wasn’t what they were looking for. Police responded to a complaint Wednesday night and arrested Ralf Darby (46) of Chisholm, On., for breaking and entering, disorderly conduct, theft under $5000, and indecent exposure. “We found Mr. Darby […]

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