How to get folks to stay in the Pontiac for more than 5 days

Added: Tue, 08/27/2013 - 8:58pm

Last week’s installation of a cell phone tower on Télébec property in downtown Shawville caused quite a stir. Did they have town council’s permission? Was public notice given? What an eyesore! Did the CRTC call for public comments? So ran the gossip. read more »

Ahhh.... sweet summer holidays

Added: Wed, 08/14/2013 - 8:29pm

The Journal staff returned to work last week after our annual two weeks shutdown of production. While a few of us were on call to cover events during this time, a big ‘thank you’ goes out to the public for filling in some of the gaps. read more »

Have the amalgamation discussions gasped their last, dying breath?

Added: Tue, 07/16/2013 - 5:15pm

Since February of this year, every issue of the Journal has published something on the topic of the MRC Pontiac’s study on the possibility of amalgamating some of its municipalities. Whether in the countless articles, letters to the editors, advertisements, and editorials, no other single topic in the Journal’s history has occupied as much newsprint space. read more »

Pontiac’s starvation-size broadband can change

Added: Sun, 07/07/2013 - 4:57pm

Dispatches from the 148 by Fred Ryan, Publisher read more »

“Please, don’t pass me by”

Added: Sun, 07/07/2013 - 4:55pm

Leonard Cohen read more »