North Bay was named Hockeyville because of online voting in 2007, now North Bay’s Laurier Woods is in the running in the Great Places In Canada online contest. There are 32 locations in the running with People’s Choice winners based on numbers of votes cast at www.greatplacesincanada.ca from now until September 25th.
This is a cool stunt Tim Horton’s put together to launch their new Dark Roast coffee. ~Kevin
An update on two local twins, Isaac and Dom Dubie, who were this year’s Longest Morning Show Ambassadors. They have an illness which recently started to partially paralyze them. Now, their Mom Tammy says there’s a doctor visiting from Europe who believes he knows what’s happening and wants to try a new treatment.
We’re not campers. Camping to my wife and I is staying in a hotel that doesn’t have room service. That being said, our kids have friends who camp. And they were curious to see what all the fuss was about. So Josie took the girls for a 2 day camping adventure. Here are 7 year old Ella’s thoughts on the whole experience. You won’t believe what the HIGHLIGHT of the trip was!?! ~Kevin
Mental Health and depression has come to the forefront after the suicide of Robin Williams on Monday. The 63 year old Oscar-winning actor suffered from severe depression. Garry Fay says it’s an issue that needs to be discussed all the time and not just when a tragedy happens. He is the Director of the Division of Addictions & Mental Health at North Bay Regional Health Centre and says people need to know how to cope with this disease.
UPDATE: City police are reporting a city man, who was the subject of a police warrant has been arrested. Earlier police said a warrant of arrest had been issued for a man wanted on 16 charges, including assault, 3 counts of assault with a weapon, robbery, several counts of breach and more, after a couple recent incidents.