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Garden party

Garden party

A garden party was held Thursday to officially open a garden area at the Empire Living Centre and the Empire Terrace Suites.
Stolen vehicle

Stolen vehicle

The North Bay Police Service is looking for a man who allegedly stole a truck from a city residence. Police said the theft took place around 3:30 a.m. Thursday.
Ski patrol looking for new patrollers

Ski patrol looking for new patrollers

The Canadian Ski Patrol at Laurentian Ski Hill has openings for new patrollers. If you can ski or board, the board will teach you first aid, and you can slide and help other people at the same time.
Treaty promises broken

Treaty promises broken

Promises made in the Robinson Treaty have been broken for the last 155 years, the Grand Council Chief of the Anishinabek Nation says.
Highway delays

Highway delays

The Ontario Provincial Police, Mammoet Canada and the Ministry of Transportation would like to advise motorists traveling on Hwy 637, Hwy 69, Hwy 17 and Regional Road 55 that they may experience significant delays and road closure due to movement of
Teen flasher: morning police report

Teen flasher: morning police report

The North Bay Police Service are looking for a teenager who allegedly exposed himself to a young woman yesterday afternoon. Police said the incident took place around 4 p.m. in the 800 block of Ann Street.
Quebec man charged with first-degree murder

Quebec man charged with first-degree murder

The Ontario Provincial has charged a Quebec man with the death of an Eldee man. The charge is a result of an investigation into a male found deceased at his residence early in the morning on Sunday Sept. 4.
Festival redlines again

Festival redlines again

Though the 2005 edition of the North Bay Heritage Festival lost $100,000, it still injected over $8 million into the local economy, spokesman Scott Clark says.
Morning police report

Morning police report

Between Sept. 4 and 5 thieves smashed a window in Abbey's Gift Store on Main St. W. Once inside they stole cash. During the past week (end of Aug. and beginning of Sept.) thieves made their way into a home on Shore Acres Boulevard.
Sock Hop

Sock Hop

Photos courtesy of Angela Johnston It was a moment in time Friday night as 550 people attended a weekend Sock Hop at West Ferris Arena and rekindled their inner teenager.