Day: August 20, 2019

Letter muddies waters for conservation authorities

North Bay Nugget Minister urges agencies to wind down ‘non-core’ activities Jeff Yurek The CAO of the North Bay-Mattawa Conservation Authority is scratching his head over a letter sent out by the province Friday. Brian Tayler admits he is confused about the letter from the minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks calling on conservation […]

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History being honoured by new restaurant

North Bay Nugget Lou Dawg’s set to open this fall in former Chicago Cafe site Ryan Ivy, owner-operator of the Lou Dawg’s Southern BBQ in North Bay, says it’s important to him to keep alive the history of the former Chicago Cafe, site of the restaurant’s fifth franchise. Photos from the Chicago Cafe’s past will […]

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New Dionne Quintuplets book launches at Callander museum

North Bay Nugget Author Sarah Miller in town Aug. 27 Supplied Photo Author Sarah Miller will release her new book The Miracle and Tragedy of the Dionne Quintuplets Aug. 27 at Callander Bay Heritage Museum. “When the Dionne Quintuplets were born on May 28, 1934, weighing a grand total of just over 13 pounds, no […]

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Ford speech to municipal leaders contained few surprises, Sudbury’s mayor says

Sudbury Star Mayor Brian Bigger jpg, SU Mayor Brian Bigger has been in Ottawa this week for a conference organized by the Association of Municipalities of Ontario. The conference included a special address by Premier Doug Ford, during which he outlined some of the coming budget cuts. As of next Jan. 1, all municipalities will […]

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Green Party wants to make mining more sustainable, May says in Sudbury visit

Sudbury Star Elizabeth May, left, with Bill Crumplin, Green Party candidate for Sudbury, and Tom Fortin, the director of OnTrak. jpg, SU The Green Party’s environmental and sustainability platform can be a hard sell at times in Northern Ontario, where the mining industry is so prevalent. But Green Party leader Elizabeth May said Tuesday during […]

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Missing swimmer found deceased

North Bay Nugget A swimmer reported missing in Peninsula Lake, near Huntsville, Monday was found by members of the OPP Underwater Search and Recovery Unit shortly after 1 pm Tuesday. Huntsville OPP identified the deceased swimmer as Martin Scholz, 56, of Toronto. On Monday, a woman in a boat advised that her husband and son […]

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Sudbury court: Drunk man resisted arrest

Sudbury Star File photo When Ontario Provincial Police officers responded to a report of an unconscious man on the side of Highway 144 in Chelmsford about 8:30 p.m. July 19 last year, they found him just as the caller had indicted. When they approached, the man got to his feet and started walking towards Dairy […]

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Les juifs qui votent démocrate manquent de loyauté ou de connaissances, clame Trump

Radio-Canada | Nouvelles Les juifs qui votent pour les démocrates manquent de loyauté ou de connaissances, affirme le président Trump. Photo : Reuters / Kevin Lamarque Partagez via Facebook(Fenêtre modale) Facebook Partagez via Twitter(Fenêtre modale) Twitter Partagez via LinkedIn(Fenêtre modale) LinkedIn Partagez via Courriel(Fenêtre modale) Courriel Activer l’option d’impression du navigateur Imprimer Commentaires Radio-Canada Publié à 2 h 41 Les […]

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YouTube is removing its direct messaging feature in September

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links pressureUA via Getty Images YouTube’s direct messaging feature isn’t exactly Google’s most popular way to chat, but it was a convenient way to share videos on the platform, especially on mobile. It probably wasn’t used often enough, though, because the company has decided to kill the feature altogether. A YouTube […]

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That Sudbury Sports Guys: Swords continues to lead Laurentian

Sudbury Star Coach prepares for 13th season Shawn Swords, head coach of the Laurentian Voyageurs men’s basketball team, led the Team Canada entry at the FISU Games in Italy. Supplied photo jpg, SU “I think I am quite happy right now.” Maybe this time, folks might actually believe Shawn Swords. Preparing for his 13thseason as […]

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