The North Bay Battalion have three out of four points in their first two games this weekend. They defeated the Mississauga Steelheads 3-0 on Friday night at the Hershey Centre. Country-600 CKAT will have more later.
A local group looking to open a men’s homeless shelter in North Bay is putting on a benefit concert Saturday night at the Capitol Centre. Hope Awaits Ministries says there is a real need for this in North Bay.
The Battalion hope to put a 3-2 shootout loss behind them right away as they get back on the ice tonight. The Troops were defeated by Belleville last night at the Gardens, but they visit Mississauga for a Halloween date against the Steelheads.
NOHA announces development camp, a busy weekend in varsity sports and the NDA football final goes tonight
The NOHA has announced a development camp will be taking place in November at Memorial Gardens plus there’s plenty of local sports on the go this weekend, from varsity hockey, volleyball and basketball along with high school football too.
In the meantime, a local hockey player is making his OHL debut for the Sudbury Wolves Friday night.
Monday night was election night for both the council and school boards. In terms of the Near North District School Board, current Chair Dave Thompson has been selected to return to the table.
Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Jay Aspin has announced 12.7 million dollars in Federal Funding towards a replacement project of the Big Chaudière Dam.
A special weather statement continues for the North Bay area.
A low pressure system is bringing the first significant snowfall of the season.
It’s expected to dump 5 to 10 cm of snow on us today (Friday).
Whether it’s going door to door, holding a costume party or braving the haunted house at the fire station, the North Bay Police Service reminds you to be safe this Halloween.
They have a couple of tips on what to remember this evening.
Corporate Communications Coordinator Marie Lugli says one of those tips is wearing lighter colors or reflective tape to make sure you’re seen. As well, don’t go to houses with the lights turned out as they may not be home, or not participating.
As well, let people know where you are going and what time you plan to be home.
Former Battalion Captain Barclay Goodrow played his first NHL game on Thursday night, in the San Jose Jose Sharks 4-3 shootout loss to Minnesota.
Goodrow had 8 minutes and 39 seconds of ice time, 17 shifts and recorded two shots. He also had a plus/minus of 0.