City attempts to copyright the concept of “detours”

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – If there is anything you can count on in North Bay, it’s the four seasons: Fall, Winter, Spring and Construction. It’s a joke as old as construction itself, but City Council has some thinking they are taking it too far. On August 30th, 2019, North Bay City […]

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Construction worker eaten by Blanding’s turtles

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Declared missing last Thursday, a labourer engaged in the construction of the Pinewood Park Casino has been eaten by Blanding’s turtles. The worker, named Davey Skilpadde, left for the site Thursday morning but did not report back in. “We got worried when Davey didn’t show up for […]

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City to build new arena on Airport

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – City Council declared today that it would be building a replacement for the aging West Ferris arena on Airport. “It just made the most sense,” said Counsellor Dalton Sheegan. “The Airport area is in dire need of some stimulus. There’s not much up here, and Ferris […]

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Dented pylon to run for mayor

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff Perry, a dented traffic pylon which has sat on the Overpass for the last three weeks, will be running for Mayor. “I think Perry’s the perfect candidate” said a guy on Main St. “He’s bright orange and he stops people from running into things. What more do you need?” Perry, […]

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