North Bay Council totally unprepared for Stage 3

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff Premier Doug Ford has announced Ontario will move forward to Stage 3 beginning Friday, and North Bay’s City Council is terrified. “It took us almost 2 months to get past Stage 1!” yells an overwhelmed Mike Anthony. “We spent weeks trying to figure out how to get past the pits, and […]

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BOTB – The History of the Cold Cold War

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Much like the relationship between Vin Diesel and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, the Cold War was a long period of tension between the Western World and the Communist Countries.  With Canada and their Littlest Hobo morals, they were there for the Western World.  The Base was […]

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North Bay to pay for new Community Centre with Canadian Tire cash

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff Early into 2020, it was confirmed that North Bay would be getting a new Community and Recreation Centre to replace the aging West Ferris Arena. But with an estimated cost between $30.5 million and $32.6 million, City Council has been forced to look at novel ways to pay. “Without […]

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City Councillor demands shadflies be postponed

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Anyone who has been in North Bay during the early summer knows that shadflies are a thing, and they WILL steal your dog if given the chance. But in times like these, is it safe for the tiny insects to leave the water and die in our downtown? […]

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Marcus Tignanelli happy that secret space laser only cost $3000

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Following an in-depth look at each City Councillor’s spending for last year, Marcus Tignanelli has come under scrutiny for racking up nearly $7200 in expenditures. The first time Councillor was reimbursed for travel, conference fees, accommodation, and several educational courses. “It was through these that I learned to […]

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City Councillor caught doing Facebook Q&A while on toilet

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — With City Hall closed to most, and many City Councillors in isolation, access to North Bay’s governing body has been severely limited. Fortunately, many Councillors have been using technology to reach out and interact with the city. In an effort to better communicate with everyone, Councillor […]

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