The Boat hires bouncer to throw customers into Lake Nipissing

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Don’t rock the boat baby, or you’ll get a visit from Mr. Bradley. Bishop “Two Teeth” Bradley is The Boat’s newest bouncer, but unlike the bouncers of the past he isn’t afraid to throw a man overboard. “Aye,” drawls Bradley, “ye best not be squatting on your […]

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Study looks at what would happen if shadflies had mouths

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – “There are no stupid studies, just stupid people.” Nowhere has this famous quote been truer than in North Bay.  Døgnflue University has partnered with The City of North Bay to answer a single burning question – what would the world be like if shadflies had mouths? […]

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Lost City of Atlantis Found in Lake Nipissing

From: Barnaby Jenson, thenorthbaybay.ca intern NORTH BAY – Two local fishermen believe they have discovered the Lost City of Atlantis. “We were just a-fishing, minding our own business,” says local Jake Collins. “When we pulled up what we thought was a fish. But it wasn’t a fish; it was some sort of ornate jewellery. Henry […]

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There is a man living in van inside Lake Nipissing

From: Philip St. George and Rooster Cogburn, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY – Sam and Mary Fishman were removing their ice from Lake Nipissing Friday morning when they made a startling discovery. “There was a van under the ice,” says Sam. “We didn’t know how long it had been there, so we drilled holes in the ice […]

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3 Bull Sharks Released Into Lake Nipissing

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff Lake Nipissing is home to three visiting Brazilians. “Happy,” “Harry” and “Sir Bites-A-Lot,” three juvenile bull sharks from Port Suape in eastern Brazil, were released into Lake Nipissing Sunday evening. “We had a little ceremony for the sharks,” says handler Bruce Rechin. “Most people on the dock found it pretty […]

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7 Storey Ice Shack “Not Technically Illegal” – Council  

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — A nearly 80 foot tall ice shack sitting on Lake Nipissing is “not technically illegal” according to City Council. The gigantic fishing hut, which appears to be made up of multiple  smaller fishing huts, towers over everything around it. “Aye, she’s a sight for the eyes,” […]

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