EARLY MORNING FIRE DESTROYS SHAWVILLE BUSINESSES – Police are investigating an early morning fire, Saturday, August 12, that completely destroyed the Blue Heron Landscaping and Hardy Plants businesses in Shawville. The cause is thought to be electrical.


A thirty-boat flotilla protested CNL's proposed
radioactive dump upstream near Chalk River, August 6.


LITCHFIELD SPLASH PAD INAUGERATION – Over 75 people attended the official inauguration of the Litchfield Halt splash pad, August 13. Members of the municipal council and the Litchfield Leisure Committee, who were responsible for raising funds for the project, participated in the ribbon cutting.

Pontiac hockey icon, Bryan Murray, passes away

Added: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:28pm


Allyson Beauregard

After a battle with colon cancer, former Ottawa Senators General Manager and Shawville native Bryan Murray passed away, August 12, at the age of 74. read more »

CNL plans info sessions; mayors of Montreal & Laval protest Sheenboro flotilla says NO! to Chalk River nuclear dump

Added: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:27pm

Peter L. Smith

SHEENBORO – August 6, a thirty-boat flotilla protested Canadian Nuclear Laboratories' proposed nuclear dump on the Ottawa River at Chalk River. CNL’s “Near Surface Disposal Facility (NSDF)” was unveiled over a year ago. read more »