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Chris Dawson

Chris Dawson

Originally hailing from Lethbridge, Alberta, Chris is now a proud resident of North Bay. He joined BayToday.ca in 2004 and is known for his up-to-the-minute sports coverage and as a key member of the BayToday news team. Chris was chair of the 2007 Winning Hockeyville Committee.

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Recent Work by Chris

<b>ONTARIO:</b> OHL says Russian slur aimed at player ‘cannot be substantiated’

ONTARIO: OHL says Russian slur aimed at player ‘cannot be substantiated’

'The League has done a thorough investigation of the allegation, including speaking to players and team officials of both teams in addition to the on-ice officials, and the allegation cannot be substantiated'
<b>CANADA:</b> Parcel onslaught continues for postal workers

CANADA: Parcel onslaught continues for postal workers

'Usually, we get a slowdown and I range around 50 to 55 parcels for about a month before they start going back up and yesterday I had 130 so it is a big difference'
Quebec police set up at Ontario-Quebec border in Temiscaming

Quebec police set up at Ontario-Quebec border in Temiscaming

'Any persons showing symptoms of COVID-19 will not be allowed entrance to Abitibi-Témiscamingue'
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Deer with arrow stuck in its back wandering North Bay neighbourhood

ONTARIO: Deer with arrow stuck in its back wandering North Bay neighbourhood

Neighbours witnesses a small buck with an arrow stuck in its back
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Two safe after pilot makes successful wheels-up landing in North Bay

ONTARIO: Two safe after pilot makes successful wheels-up landing in North Bay

'The pilot informed us that the plane was at a critical fuel level and needed to land immediately'
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Snow takes out restaurant roof in North Bay

BEYOND LOCAL: Snow takes out restaurant roof in North Bay

The extreme winter is taking its toll
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Could you eat all wild foods for a year? This couple thinks they can

ONTARIO: Could you eat all wild foods for a year? This couple thinks they can

'It came from conversations with friends, basically debating whether it could be done, and we just decided to do it'
NORAD flight crews ready to track Santa Claus

NORAD flight crews ready to track Santa Claus

'It is exciting times up here, it’s the holiday magic'
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Filmmakers fight back with petition after city bans their fake snow

ONTARIO: Filmmakers fight back with petition after city bans their fake snow

Without fake snow, it's unclear how filmmakers will be able to make North Bay look Christmassy in the summer
<b>ONTARIO:</b> 70 animals perish in garage fire at reptile zoo

ONTARIO: 70 animals perish in garage fire at reptile zoo

Many of the animals were rescues