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Area sees 9 new fires in the last 24 hours

Area sees 9 new fires in the last 24 hours

MNR News Release ************************* Forest Fire situation report for Tuesday August 7th HIGHLIGHTS: - 9 new; 39 active fires - 407 fires; 7695.4 hectares to date since Apr.1st DETAILS: There have been 9 new fires in the last 24 hours.
The way it was supposed to be

The way it was supposed to be

photo submitted. Otter Lake Friends News Release ******************** On Sunday August 5th and Monday August 6th, over 100 people frolicked in the Otter Lake recreational lands.
Building stronger supports for victims of domestic violence

Building stronger supports for victims of domestic violence

file photo Linda Milne, Project Manager.
A booming “Summer in the Park”

A booming “Summer in the Park”

Summer truly was in the park as the sun beamed down for the official opening of the “Summer in the Park” long weekend festival.
Retired teachers eye One Kids Place

Retired teachers eye One Kids Place

file photo. The Retired Teachers of Ontario have elected One Kids Place as one of their special projects as they continue service to others. Full details contained in the submitted article from OKP below.
DIA kicks off music in the city

DIA kicks off music in the city

The Downtown Heritage Days – Music in the city kicked off with the 22 Wing Stage Band getting everyone’s spider senses tingling with their rendition of the Spider Man theme song.
North Bay Police add one more to the family

North Bay Police add one more to the family

Chief Paul Cook congradulating Constable Christian Elia. North Bay Police Services (NBPS) held a ceremony this morning to swear in a new officer.
High traffic volume expected this weekend

High traffic volume expected this weekend

OPP News Release ********************** Highway traffic safety for the North Bay OPP Cluster (North Bay, Mattawa and Powassan Detachments) is the priority this Civic Holiday weekend as motorists are urged to make it their priority too.
Health care privatization is a Trojan Horse – coalition says

Health care privatization is a Trojan Horse – coalition says

It wasn’t the Greek hero Achilles who jumped out of the Trojan Horse in the Wal-mart parking lot, but rather a message from members of the Ontario Health Coalition (OHC) warning against the privatization of Ontario’s health care system.
Summer in the Park line-up

Summer in the Park line-up

Summer in the Park line-up ******************** Lee Park Mini Stage Schedule Saturday, August 4, 2007 Schedule 11:00 - 12:00 pm Dreamcoat Fantasy Theartre 11:40 – 12:10 pm Circus Jonathan 12:20 – 12:50 pm Chad’s School of Fiddle and Stepdance 1:00 –