Some North Bay buses being replaced with horse and carriage rides

From: Philip St. George and Rooster Cogburn, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY – Citing the drastic increase in fuel prices, City Council has moved to remove select city buses and replace them with horse and carriage rides. “We’re looking at a massive amount of savings with every replacement,” says Councillor Grey Terrence. “Horses are cheaper than buses, […]

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North Bay introducing “LSD Fridays”

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – North Bay wants the city to unwind a little. “These last few years have been tough on everyone,” says City Councillor Grey Terrence. “So that’s why I’ve come up with ‘LSD Fridays.” “Starting this week, the City of North Bay will be mixing 200 cubic meters of […]

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North Bay tops in U-Boat Growth Index

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – For the first time ever, North Bay has topped the U-Boat Growth chart. The achievement is awarded to the North American city with the most active U-Boats. North Bay has two. “Two?!” screams U-Boat captain Jurg Huffmann. “Scheiße! But where’s the other one?” All Hands! Huffmann, who […]

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North Bay Bioengineering Winter Shadflies

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – Shadfly season is well past, but that won’t stop the city of North Bay from trying to bring the lovable insects back. “Shadflies give North Bay a real sense of community,” explains Councillor Grey Terrence. “It also forces downtown business owners to clean up their storefronts […]

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Memorial Gardens getting $12 million retractable canvas roof

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – The crack of a stick on the ice – the thwap! of a puck hitting the net – the glare of the sun in the opposition’s eyes… these are the dreams of Memorial Gardens Manager Stephen Boyle. Boyle is spearheading a campaign to earmark $12.2 million to […]

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