Day: April 1, 2019

About Last Night: Bucks on the cusp

NBA.com: News Go to Source Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks will secure home-court advantage throughout the playoffs with either one win or one Raptors loss. Somewhat remarkably, not a single team changed position among the 10 Eastern Conference teams that have either clinched playoff spots already or were battling to do so entering Monday’s slate.  […]

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What’s on TV: ‘Killing Eve,’ ‘Sabrina’ and ‘The Tick’

Engadget RSS Feed ‘Killing Eve,’ – Jodie Comer as Villanelle Aimee Spinks/BBCAmerica This week is a little light on big videogame releases, but sports fans can tune into the closing rounds of the men’s NCAA basketball tournament. Fans of streaming have their pick of series, with The Twilight Zone ((you can watch the first episode […]

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Byton dramatically tests upcoming electric car in snowy Inner Mongolia

Mashable Testing the M-Byte out in all conditions. Image: byton By Sasha Lekach2019-04-02 04:00:00 UTC It’s a common pre-launch ritual for a new car to get sent somewhere remote and desolate to see how it can handle the elements, particularly cold weather. So that’s what China-based Byton did for its forthcoming all-electric SUV, the M-Byte.  […]

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‘We deserve to work in a safe environment’

North Bay Nugget Violence persists in long-term care facilities Jason Matheson, second vice-president of CUPE 1974. looks on as Sue Moore, a registered practical nurse in long-term care and president of CUPE Local 3014, discusses a peer-reviewed, investigative study titled Breaking Point: Violence Against Long-Term Care Staff Steph Crosier/Postmedia Network Staff represented by the Canadian […]

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Cloudflare’s privacy-focused DNS app adds a free VPN

Engadget RSS Feed Engadget Cloudfare’s 1.1.1.1 DNS service will add a VPN to its app for mobile devices. Known as Warp, the feature will gives users of the DNS resolver even more privacy while browsing the internet on their phone. Though the 1.1.1.1 DNS service already keeps your carrier from tracking your browser history, it […]

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Midget Trappers open championship with tie

North Bay Nugget The North Bay & District Major Midget AAA Trappers opened the central region championship with 1-1 tie against the Toronto Young Nationals. Head coach Guy Blanchard thought the team started slow, but he expected it after a long layoff. “The third period was our best and we had many chances to win […]

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Dentists call on province to fund kids program

North Bay Nugget Metro Creative Graphics Dozens of dentists from across the province, including some from North Bay, are heading to Queen’s Park Wednesday to talk with MPPs about a funding solution for public dental-care programs. Of particular concern is the Healthy Smiles Ontario program for kids. “Currently, 540,000 children and youth are eligible for […]

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Vision u17 silver in Barrie

North Bay Nugget Supplied Photo The U17 Vision volleyball team competed in a two-day U18 tournament in Barrie this past weekend, finishing 3-1 and in second of 12 teams in round-robin play. The team finished with silver after losing two sets to one against the U18 Scarborough Titans in the final. The team is now […]

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Jails dangerous, neglected – correctional officers

North Bay Nugget An aging facility, inadequate mental health training are serious problems in North Bay – union A correctional officer was held hostage two weeks ago by an inmate at North Bay Jail, where employees are complaining about the lack of mental health training and an aging infrastructure. Nugget File Photo A hostage-taking incident […]

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Jails dangerous, neglected: Northern correctional officers

Sudbury Star An aging facility, inadequate mental health training are serious problems in North Bay – union A correctional officer was held hostage two weeks ago by an inmate at North Bay Jail, where employees are complaining about the lack of mental health training and an aging infrastructure. Nugget File Photo A hostage-taking incident at […]

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