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Teen's BBQ cleaning startup helps fellow students pay tuition

Teen's BBQ cleaning startup helps fellow students pay tuition

Eager to make money, he began knocking on doors, asking neighbours if they needed their barbecues cleaned, and discovered it was somewhat of an untapped market. He earned $30,000 last summer over four months by cleaning 200 barbecues
Tourism North Bay relaunches travel app

Tourism North Bay relaunches travel app

This app will not only enhance the visitor experience but also encourage residents to explore and appreciate the incredible assets we have right here in the city. By embracing digital tourism, we aim to make North Bay more accessible and enjoyable for everyone
Calvin’s fire proposal ignites Province, Feds non-responsive

Calvin’s fire proposal ignites Province, Feds non-responsive

‘We need to get some Canadian-built water bombers flying over this country,’ Mayor Gould urged
POLL: Union membership has a mild connection to political views

POLL: Union membership has a mild connection to political views

Current or former union membership has a mild connection to a reader's political views, an online poll this week showed
BACK ROADS BILL Diving deep into an old pool

BACK ROADS BILL Diving deep into an old pool

This week Bill takes us for an unusual dip into the history of a remote island swimming pool
For fifth time Backpacks of Love sees great success

For fifth time Backpacks of Love sees great success

'The committee of volunteers packed a record number of 100 backpacks filled with donated toothbrushes, toothpaste, soaps, antiperspirant, lip balm, socks, emergency blankets, ball caps, and more'
LETTER FROM NORMANDY: Honouring the fallen and recalling the light of liberation

LETTER FROM NORMANDY: Honouring the fallen and recalling the light of liberation

Waterdown native Rosemary Giles reflects on official ceremonies to mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day
Good morning, North Bay!

Good morning, North Bay!

Here's a look at the current local weather and gas prices
INSIDE THE VILLAGE: Free dental care for all? Not quite

INSIDE THE VILLAGE: Free dental care for all? Not quite

This week on the podcast: We check up on the recently launched Canadian Dental Care Plan, a $13B initiative driven as much by politics as policy. So far, a lot of dentists — and patients — aren't smiling
SIU investigating after OPP boat collides with another watercraft near Sudbury

SIU investigating after OPP boat collides with another watercraft near Sudbury

Woman was injured after boat collides with OPP boat responding to domestic disturbance on Nepewassi Lake early on June 7