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  1. Bus stop really just a big snowbank? Ask for a courtesy stopRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Baytoday.ca

    A solution may have been found for North Bay Transit users to avoid being deposited into a snowbank with their groceries, then facing a game of Frogger to cross a busy road to the nearest sidewalk . North Bay Transit thrives to achieve customer service excellence by offering courtesy stops.

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  2. Joggers enjoy record-breaking mild weather in Toronto on Feb. 18, 2017. CITYNEWSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 680News

    ... record-breaking temperatures stretched from Windsor all the way to to Bancroft, Ont., and as far north as Sudbury, North Bay and Thunder Bay. The balmy weather is expected to last Sunday, with the high in Toronto expecting to reach 11 C. Kidd says ... 1 comment

  3. Record-breaking temperatures in Ontario expected to last rest of weekend: Environment CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Globe and Mail

    ... record-breaking temperatures stretched from Windsor all the way to to Bancroft, Ont., and as far north as Sudbury, North Bay and Thunder Bay. The balmy weather is expected to last Sunday, with the high in Toronto expecting to reach 11 C. Kidd says ... 1 comment

  4. City silent on Seymour St. snowplow situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Baytoday.ca

    Like an old episode of " Get Smart", a cone of silence has descended on City Hall regarding this week's event where a snowplow was heavily damaged after striking a municipal manhole cover. A new $250,000 plow, contracted by the MTO was on duty Sunday evening when it hit a raised city manhole cover on Seymour St. "The unit was plowing a turn lane from the Highway 11/17 North Bay Bypass onto Seymour Street when it struck a protruding municipal manhole cover on Seymour Street," MTO spokesman Gordan Rennie said.

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  5. Female motorist flagged down and assaulted on Hwy 17 west of North BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    WARREN A woman who stopped to apparently aid a fellow motorist was instead allegedly assaulted by a man at the side of Highway 17 west of North Bay. The Warren detachment of the OPP is presently investigating an assault that was brought to their attention on Feb. 11, through a media source.

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  6. OHL Roundup: Brandon Saigeon scores twice, Bulldogs edge Petes 4-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Daily Courier

    ... The Bulldogs went 1 for 3 on the power play while the Petes scored twice on five chances with the man advantage. NORTH BAY, Ont. - Brett McKenzie had a pair of goals as the Battalion toppled Niagara to snap a five-game skid. Steve Harland and Kyle ...

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  7. Fighting human trafficking in Sault Ste. MarieVictims forced to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | SooToday

    ... Sexual Assault Care Centre, Women in Crisis and indigenous services. Victim services across the north (the Sault, North Bay, Sudbury, Timmins and Thunder Bay) have been given funding by the province to assist people who have been human trafficking ...

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  8. Ontario safety minister urges oversight in sex-assault reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Globe and Mail

    ... without a consistent framework or clear mandate. While more than 30 services have announced reviews so far, only North Bay has said it is interested in involving outside expertise in that review. All other services have indicated they plan to keep ... 1 comment

  9. Heather Saunders appointed Director of Ingalls Library at the Cleveland Museum of ArtRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Art Daily

    ... Library. Since 2012, she has served in leadership roles at the Harris Learning Library, Nipissing University, North Bay, Ontario, Canada, initially as Manager of Reference and Information Services, and later also serving as Manager of Digital ...

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  10. Ontario judge sides with Sixties Scoop survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Globe and Mail

    ... of the Temagami First Nation from the Beaverhouse Community, Marcia Brown Martel, was taken from her home north of North Bay in 1967 when she was four years old. She spent years in foster care, losing contact with her birth family, losing her first ...

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  11. Cleveland Museum of Art appoints new director of the Ingalls LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Cleveland.com

    ... Griswold. Since 2012, Saunders has had several positions at the Harris Learning Library of Nipissing University in North Bay, Ontario, Canada, initially as manager of Reference and Information Services, and later also serving as manager of Digital ...

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  12. Hwy 11 traffic stop results in a drug seizure worth approximately $20KRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    On Wednesday, Feb. 8, at approximately 1:42 p.m. the North Bay Ontario Provincial Police stopped a vehicle on Highway 11 near Nova Beaucage Road in the North Bay area. The investigation revealed that the two occupants of the vehicle were in possession of methamphetamine and hydromorph tablets.

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  13. In 'unprecedented' response, 32 Canadian police forces to review sexual-assault complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Globe and Mail

    ... have the same detectives looking at the same cases, then the results are likely going to be the same," Ontario's North Bay Police Chief Shawn Devine said. North Bay is considering creating an oversight committee that would include representatives ...

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  14. Inside North Bay's struggle to change how they handle sexual assault casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Globe and Mail

    ... with high-ranking officers and go through sexual-assault case files. There's just one problem, the chief says. The North Bay service, which polices a community of 59,000 people and has fewer than 100 sworn officers, doesn't have the money, staff or ...

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  15. For dog owners, new park is all about location, location, locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Baytoday.ca

    The City of North Bay, in conjunction with the North Bay and District Humane Society, will be seeking public feedback to determine if either of two locations identified as suitable for development for an off-leash dog park would gain public favour. The date for the public meeting has yet to be determined.

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  16. OHL Roundup: Jeremiah Addison scores twice, Spitfires down Generals 7-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Daily Courier

    ... went 1 for 4 on the power play while the Generals failed to score on four chances with the man advantage. NORTH BAY, Ont. - James McEwen had a pair of goals and Liam Herbst stopped 37 shots as Guelph toppled the Battalion to halt a three-game slide. ...

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  17. Jane's Party to kick off tour in the SaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | SooToday

    ... ng weeks. Feb. 16 - Loplop's - Sault Ste. Marie Feb. 17 - Marathon Legion - Marathon Mar. 3 - Raven and Republic - North Bay (w/The Almighty Rhombus) Mar. 4 - The Durham Social - Sudbury

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  18. Canadian anti-fraud unit says latest phone scam is on its radarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | CBC News

    ... 'Do you pay the household bills?' " said Nancy Cahill, the intake unit manager with the anti-fraud centre based in North Bay, Ont. Her advice is simple. "Do not answer any questions that would prompt you to say 'Yes' from an unknown caller. If ...

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  19. Mayor 'disappointed' in city's population dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Baytoday.ca

    North Bay mayor Al McDonald says he's disappointed that the latest census from Statistics Canada show the city's population dropped almost four per cent in the last four years. "I'm disappointed," McDonald told BayToday.

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  20. Sixties Scoop lawyers furious after government asks judge to delay decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Globe and Mail

    ... of Marcia Brown Martel, now the Chief of the Beaverhouse First Nation, who was taken from her community north of North Bay in 1967 when she was four years old and, after years in foster care, was adopted by a white family. Her lawyers estimate there ...

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