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Dave Dale

Dave Dale

Dave Dale is a veteran journalist who has been writing about Northern Ontario issues for more than three decades. He specializes in opinion and analysis while drawing on extensive experience covering politics, business, education, native affairs and sports. Dale has lived primarily in the North Bay area since 1986. He is an avid photographer and proud father of one son

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Recent Work by Dave

<b>Opinion:</b> Dave Dale: Vaccine waivers, ICU triage better than mandate mentality

Opinion: Dave Dale: Vaccine waivers, ICU triage better than mandate mentality

Those who choose, upon their own volition, to not participate by eschewing vaccination can accept a waiver of consequence. ICU care and ventilators for COVID patients can be triaged for those who take the vaccines and those who are exempted
Birdcount: 3,553 birds were seen by 41 participants in the event organized by the Nipissing Naturalists Club

Birdcount: 3,553 birds were seen by 41 participants in the event organized by the Nipissing Naturalists Club

To start the millennium, North Bay had the highest number of participants in the world with a staggering 1,000 taking part in 2000
North Bay Farmers' Market bids farewell to founding executive member Ron Warman: Video

North Bay Farmers' Market bids farewell to founding executive member Ron Warman: Video

Ron and Liz have been a driving force behind the market for 20 years
<b>Opinion:</b> Dave Dale, Lessons to learn for the next pandemic

Opinion: Dave Dale, Lessons to learn for the next pandemic

The wind carried amplified talk about a looming new world order, threatened freedoms, vaccines something, something and mask-wearing oppression to the skies above.
Ice sculptures, virtual family feuds and puzzle contest highlighted East Ferris centennial celebration

Ice sculptures, virtual family feuds and puzzle contest highlighted East Ferris centennial celebration

Cornicks top Giroux clan, Corbeil family claim puzzle crown and Howe’s frozen fire hose tops 15 sculptures entries as municipality celebrates 100th anniversary
Margaret Atwood excerpt featured in Temiscaming centennial book

Margaret Atwood excerpt featured in Temiscaming centennial book

More than 140 submissions in 311-page book celebrating 100th anniversary, proceeds of sales to charities this fall
Crime spike followed CERB cuts, OPP Staff Sgt. says

Crime spike followed CERB cuts, OPP Staff Sgt. says

East Ferris council told “correlation” between drop in calls for OPP service and unfettered COVID-19 support payments