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Man cuts wrists

Man cuts wrists

A man who slashed his wrists while police were coming to his door has been held for a psychiatric observation. The incident began Wednesday when Cst. Jason Long and Cst.
Dog bites man and his dog

Dog bites man and his dog

The North Bay Police Service is investigating an incident in which a man walking his dog on a leash in the Laurentian Avenue area was attacked by an unleashed rottweiler. The man received a bite to his hand and the dog was bitten on its leg.
Goodale hits the ball out of the park, Fedeli says

Goodale hits the ball out of the park, Fedeli says

Federal Finance Minister Ralph Goodale has hit a “home run” with the gasoline tax portion of his budget, North Bay Mayor Vic Fedeli says.
Budget a boost for FedNor, Rota says

Budget a boost for FedNor, Rota says

Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Anthony Rota says Northern Ontario will benefit from spending increases announced today by federal Finance Minister Ralph Goodale in his first budget.
Budget a disappointment, First Nations say

Budget a disappointment, First Nations say

Ontario's First Nations say the federal budget announced today is a disappointment in the area of housing.
Federal budget highlights

Federal budget highlights

Here are some of the highlights of the federal budget, being delivered now by Finance Minister Ralph Goodale: The military will receive $13 billion in new cash including $7 billion in newly announced funding; Ottawa will increase the basic personal e
City HR director out

City HR director out

The city of North Bay's human resources director has lost his job. City CEO David Linkie confirmed today that John Rushton is no longer in his position, effective Tuesday.
Police clear snow thrower theft

Police clear snow thrower theft

A 29-year-old North Bay man has been charged by the Ontario Provincial Police in connection with a break, enter and theft that occurred in Bonfield between Dec. 29 and Jan. 4.
Thief overwhelmed by clerk's service

Thief overwhelmed by clerk's service

The North Bay Police Service has arrested a suspected convenience store thief after the clerk he was allegdly robbing fought back and subdued him. Police said the incident occurred shortly after 3 a.m.
Young pistol packer

Young pistol packer

The North Bay Police Service has arrested a 13-year-old boy who allegedly brought a pellet pistol to his senior grade school and shot and broke a mirror there.