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Police support toy drive

The North Bay Police Service says drop-off locations are open now for the Jordan Foundation Toy Drive. Here is the news release from the service, delivered at 3:05 p.m.

Lot swap called "grave error"

Coun. Laurie Kidd said North Bay council made a “grave error” paying $189,000 for a one-third of an acre lot at the corner of First and Ferguson streets, shown above, that will be used for parking.

Murder trial jury hears closing arguments

Jason Tessier didn’t seek out Alex Levesque because he wanted to “tune him up,” Tessier’s lawyer Andrew Buttazzoni told the jury Monday at his client’s second-degree murder trial.

No help from council for Empire expansion

A Municipal Act clause prevents North Bay’s outgoing council from providing non-financial incentives to the company building the Empire Terrace Suites, city solicitor Michael Burke, left, told the Community Services Committee Monday night.

Why the police have charged Raymond Drouin

A North Bay man has been charged with fraud over $5,000 after allegedly siphoning off $945,000 from his employer.
Police called in to help investigate scrap yard fire <b> (Updated)</b>

Police called in to help investigate scrap yard fire (Updated)

Cst. Greg McLenaghan, of the North Bay Police Service, has been assigned to help investigate a fire Sunday at the Fern Piche and Sons Ltd. wrecking yard. The North Bay Fire Department doesn’t know yet what caused the metal milieu to ignite.

Restoring MNR morale a high priority for Ramsay

New Natural Resources Minister David Ramsay says freeing his employees to talk--and boosting their morale—has become a “very high” priority. In an interview with baytoday.
Fatal accident on Hwy 11 N.

Fatal accident on Hwy 11 N.

A single motor vehicle accident Sunday on Hwy 11 N. at Thibeault Hill has left a Southern Ontario man dead. Pierre Gagnon, 22, of Port Colborne, was pronounced dead at North Bay General Hospital shortly after being transported by ambulance.

ONTC priority for new Northern Development minister

New Northern Development and Mines Minister Rick Bartolucci says he wants to get up to speed and learn everything he can about the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission.
October Feast a hit

October Feast a hit

There was a feeling of oompah in the air Friday night at Memorial Gardens, as the North Bay and Nipissing Rotary clubs hosted October Feast.