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Momma Poon's choice for mayor

Kitty Lee knows what's cooking in the kitchen, and she also thinks she knows who'll cook as North Bay's next mayor.
Inventor spurns burns with red-hot invention

Inventor spurns burns with red-hot invention

Troy Hurtubise heats a fire paste tile. Photo by Phil Novak, BayToday.ca. Troy Hurtubise says he doesn’t feel the heat, even with a 2000° C blowtorch flame blazing at his head.
Blanket coverage of quilt auction (lots of pix)

Blanket coverage of quilt auction (lots of pix)

There was a Big Cover Up going on at the Schutz Garden Centre in North Bay Saturday night, and that's just what the organizers of the quilt show and auction wanted.

More of what Vic wants to do

Mayoral candidate Vic Fedeli will unveil more details of his 2020 Vision Plan when he opens his campaign office 4 p.m. Monday on Fisher Street across from the former hydro building.

Election coverage: We brought issues to election

Rev. Terry O'Connor admits his run at the Nipissing riding appeared to be a longshot. But as the New Democratic Party candidate got more involved in the Ontario election campaign, he started having second thoughts.
Election coverage: I'm proud of what we did (includes photo gallery)

Election coverage: I'm proud of what we did (includes photo gallery)

No one would accuse Keith Pacey of being overconfident. He started worrying Thursday night when election returns showed Liberal candidate Monique Smith bolting out to a fast lead. “What went through my mind?” Pacey asked. “My stomach, right now.
Election coverage: Winning for dad (photo gallery included)

Election coverage: Winning for dad (photo gallery included)

New Liberal MPP Monique Smith said she didn’t just win the Nipissing riding in Thursday’s provincial election. Rather, Smith said, she’s brought back a sort of treasured heirloom to the family: her father’s seat.

Newest candidate says council must increase development

North Bay resident David Thompson will try his political fortunes again. Thompson has just announced he is running for North Bay city council in the Nov. 10 municipal election. He had run for a council seat three years ago, finishing in twelfth spot.
Election coverage: candidates photo gallery

Election coverage: candidates photo gallery

Doing even better at Communities in Bloom

Now that North Bay has blossomed at the Communities in Bloom competition, it’s time to grow the city to the next stage, says Wanda Wallace, co-chairman of the local Communities in Bloom committee.