Shadflies cause lock down

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Long-time North Bayites know what’s coming. As June enters its final two weeks, many locals look to the lake with growing unease. There, they know, wait hundreds of thousands of shadlies. “They get everywhere,” says City Councillor Vic Tikus. “They stick to things. They stick to […]

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Shadflies return, steal dog

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff In a shocking turn of events, shadflies have returned to North Bay. The aquatic insects, typically measuring between 2 and 3 cm in size, have descended on the hapless city. “I don’t know what they are!” says Margaret O’Donnell, a lifelong resident of North Bay. “My whole family is […]

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