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Hospital may need to finance $45 million for new facility

About $45 million dollars may have to be borrowed to get the North Bay Regional Health Centre built, Glen Scanlan says.

Hospital chairman concerned about deficit

Provincial funding received last week may not be enough for the North Bay General Hospital to continue its current level of service, board chairman Barry Bertrand says.
<b>Daytripper:</b> A river runs through it

Daytripper: A river runs through it

Every week contributor Bill Walton will be writting about daytrips it's possibile to take in the area. This week Walton looks at River Valley.

Union Gas reviewing policies in light of sand pile death

Union Gas will be reviewing its construction policies in light of an accident which left an 11-year-old North Bay boy dead.

Coroner releases cause of death

The North Bay Police Service has been given permission by the local coroner's office to release how an 11-year-old boy died Monday after a sand pile he was playing in collapsed on him.
Tim Salidas photography on display at Capitol Centre

Tim Salidas photography on display at Capitol Centre

Tim Salidas discussing photos with Warriors of Hope team members Ruth Brown and Marg Moody. Photo by Bill Walton.

Body of drowning victim recovered

A 13-year-old Ontario boy has drowned in the Mattawa area. Further details are included in the following news release issued this morning by the Ontario Provincial Police: ____________________________________________________ (Mattawa, Ont.
<b>City boy dies in sand pile collapse (Updates name)</b>

City boy dies in sand pile collapse (Updates name)

These sandpiles are where an 11-year-old North Bay boy died when one of them collapsed on him.

Highway traffic slow through Latchford

Traffic Backed up in Latchford Southbound traffic through Latchford is backed up for a couple of kilometres due to the temporary one-lane bridge and the high volume of traffic traveling from various events in northern Ontario.
Midway Nightlife

Midway Nightlife

What would the Heritage Festival be without its rides? Following is a photo montage of my evening at the midway.