The MPP for Timmins James Bay is asking the Premier to ensure her staff don’t delete e-mails connected with a bribery allegation. New Democrat Gilles Bisson makes that request of Kathleen Wynne in a letter faxed and hand-delivered to her office. Bisson doesn’t want a repeat of e-mails that were deleted involving the $1.1 billion […]
The minister of FedNor says federal New Democrats like those in Northern Ontario are scrambling after recent comments by their leader over the gun registry. Greg Rickford says NDP leader Thomas Mulcair said point blank he would bring it back. That prompted the NDP member for Timmins – James Bay, Charlie Angus, to say the […]
North Bay’s snowboard king is off to the X-Games. Nineteen-year-old Tyler Nicholson has been confirmed as one of the competitors in next month’s games. Nicholson will compete in slope-style. Some say the X-Games carry as much clout as the Olympics. Nicholson is coming off a third place showing at the Dew Tour championship last weekend […]
More people are calling the cops in North Bay. Police say they are receiving an average of 10 more calls each day over last year. However, that doesn’t seem to be affecting the crime stats. Police have dealt with 160 fewer offences this year compared to last.
Gas prices have dipped below a dollar a liter in North Bay. Some gas stations were reading 99.9 cents this morning. That’s a four year low in the Gateway City.
Area OPP officers are reminding people to find a safe ride home over the holidays. They’ve charged three people with drunk driving this week alone, during traffic stops on Monday and Tuesday. Three men, from Bonfield, Powassan, and North Bay, all blew over the legal limit.
Timmins-James Bay MPP Gilles Bisson wants an immediate investigation into bribery allegations before records are destroyed. Bisson says Elections Ontario should get court orders to seize the hard drives of Premier Kathleen Wynne and other high-ranking Liberals. His request follows a bribery allegation connected to an upcoming Sudbury by-election. Bisson also wants to preserve e-mails […]
By this time next year the North Bay hospital will have more secure back-up power in an emergency. The development is thanks to a co-generation project with North Bay Hydro and the City of North Bay. Right now diesel engines only power 40 percent of the facility in a blackout but the co-gens will increase […]
The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit has released a shocking report about Dunaj the Downtown Doberman. The Health Unit says they have received four reports of dog bites from Dunaj over the period of a year and a half. The owner of Dunaj was aware of these investigations at the time and did […]
North Bay Police have a copper cable thief on their hands. Large amounts of used copper cable and brass were stolen from a business on Highway 11 North between December 13th and 15th. It’s believed that the suspect took off with the items off foot and then loaded them into a car parked on the […]