Oprah knows how to get to someones emotions! Pharrell Williams was on Oprah Prime recently and after watching a montage of fan-made videos to his No. 1 hit “Happy” …he cried! You’ll like Pharrell even more after watching this!
North Bay Police have released a series of photographs as they continue to investigate an arson incident last month. This after an incident last month that saw molotov cocktails thrown at a residence around 1130 Thursday March 20th.
Mother Nature is putting a damper on the St Joseph-Scollard Hall and Odyssee food drive, for the time being. The snow and cold weather means today’s planned food drive is being postponed until Tuesday, April 29th. The public can still drop off donations today (Tuesday) until 4pm at St Joseph-Scollard hall.
The MTV Movie Awards were on last night and Zac Efron got his shirt ripped off! Zac won the award for Best Shirtless Performance from ‘That Awkward Moment’ and as he was accepting the award, Rita Ora ran up behind him and ripped his shirt off. Kind of an ‘awkward’ category don’t you think? The only female nominated for this category was Jennifer Aniston from ‘We’re The Millers’. If someone had ripped her shirt off people might have had A LOT to say today. Meanwhile…Zac’s abs have a twitter account now.
The North Bay Mattawa Conservation Authority has issued a flood warning for Chippewa Creek in the City of North Bay. Officials say rain and snow melt over the past 24 hours along with additional rainfall of 20-40 millimetres have raised Chippewa Creek’s flow and levels in the city. That’s resulted in the flood warning being issued. Meantime, a flood watch has been issued for the La Vase River, Parks Creek, Duchesnay Creek, Wasi River and Mattawa River system watersheds.
The owner of Matthews Maple Syrup is hoping the Powassan Maple Syrup Festival coming up in less than 2 weeks, will be a boost for business. Dave Matthews says business this year got off to a rough start because it was so cold in March.
If you’re afraid of heights, stay off the world’s tallest — drop ride. The crews at Six Flags just put the final touches on the ride this past week. It will be ride-ready this summer….but would you ACTUALLY go on this? The park created a promo video that looks absolutely horrifying. I’m all for scary roller coasters but there’s just something about being DROPPED 415 feet that makes my stomach get butterflies!
The concert line-up is nearly complete for Mattawa Voyaguer Days. Brett Kissel and Tim Hicks will be on stage at Explorers Point on the Friday night Country night while Matthew Good and Theory of a Deadman have been added to the Saturday concerts.