Ferris literally shrivels up and falls off

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — At the news of its last bank institution closing, the Ferris area shriveled up and fell off Friday night. Having already lost its TD Bank branch, Urban Planet and Source, the area looked to lose Carlton Cards at the close of the month and its Scotiabank branch […]

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North Bay to host 2019 Kia World Speed Skating Championship

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — “Nothing tastes sweeter than a championship,” and it seems North Bay has had a taste and likes it. Local sports promoter Colleen Belle announced today that North Bay will be hosting the 2019 Kia World Speed Skating Championships. “Hosting the 2018 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship has […]

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Quints Museum now an ice shack

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — When the “Friends of the Dionne Home Museum” fought to keep the Quint Museum in North Bay, this was probably not what they were expecting. The tiny 1930s home is now sitting some 400 meters from the shoreline on Lake Nipissing. “Listen, we know the home […]

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City Council to mint 200 new coins

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — City Council voted today to commission the creation of just over 200 coins that commemorate defining moments in the city’s history. “It’s a 100% original idea” says Councillor Vic Tikus. “We thought of it on our own and it’s ours.” Tikus, who spearheaded the campaign, says the coins […]

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New processing plant opening in 2018

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — A processing plant dealing specifically with high grade exotic meat is opening in 2018. The new plant will be built at 2080 Main St. West, right beside The North Bay Humane Society. “It is a little strange, yes, but we thought it was important to build […]

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North Bay’s snow plow funds have run out

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – City Councillor Vic Tikus, Chair of Engineering, Public Works and Environmental Services, announced Sunday evening that North Bay’s Snow Budget is depleted. “To be blunt, the snow plow funds have run out” says Tikus. “We had a good run of it, and we got many streets cleared, […]

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