North Bay closes roads, gives city workers flying cars

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Following the 28 day closure of all public ice rinks and sliding hills in the city, North Bay is now set to close all of the city’s streets. “We feel barring access to all of the roads is the next logical step in our lockdown,” explains City […]

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North Bay opens “tent city” Airbnb

From: Philip St. George and Rooster Cogburn, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY — Never one to pass up on a moneymaking opportunity, City Council has taken advantage of its front lawn tent city by opening its own $200-a-night downtown Airbnb. The Airbnb promises a “spacious, nearly 40 square foot” tent pitched “in the heart of the city” […]

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Classic Car Show on City Hall Lawn Still a Go

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — The 8th annual Classic Car Show will once again be held at City Hall this Saturday. “I want to let everyone know that the show is still a go,” smiles City Councillor Grey Terrence. “We’re once again working with Northern Classic Cars to bring you over 60 […]

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Airport area “more than happy” to host homeless shelter

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — The city’s emergency shelter will soon have its fourth home. After complaints of heightened robberies, break-ins, and altercations, the shelter is being moved to the Airport area. “We currently have a two acre lot set aside just off of Tower Drive,” explains City Councillor Grey Terrence. “In […]

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North Bay trademarks “The Murder Hornet Capital of Canada”

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — What do giant hornets and North Bay have in common? Not enough to warrant a trademark, says city watchdog Abigail Dickman. “I’m very concerned,” explains Dickman. “I often check to see if the city office has placed any claims on intellectual property because it gives me […]

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