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 »

Is this site appropriate?" BLOC fills vacuum on Chalk River nuclear dump

Added: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:26pm

Fred Ryan

CNL’s plan to save money by piling 15 football-fields of radioactive waste within a
kilometer of the Ottawa River in Chalk River received even more unwanted attention, August 10, when the Bloc Quebecoise party leader, a mechanical engineer, visited the site and spoke in Fort William.
Forty-two people met Martine Ouellet at read more »

MRC Pontiac population still declining according to 'Panorama des régions du Québec'

Added: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:26pm

François Carrier
(tr. AB) read more »

Alexandra Paquette seeks championship bulls-eye in Argentina

Added: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:25pm


Samantha MacConnell read more »

Quyon truck and tractor pull

Added: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:24pm


Cheryl Dolan

MUNICIPALITY OF PONTIAC – Dust was flying and engines were roaring as the second annual Quyon Tractor and Truck Pull was hosted July 29 at the Quyon fairgrounds. Over 1,000 read more »

TransporAction wins agreement to fund volunteer drivers

Added: Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:07pm

Allyson Beauregard

MRC PONTIAC & PONTIAC – After being threatened by a recent change to the Ministry of Transport's (MTQ) Public Transportation Development Assistance Program, users and providers of volunteer transportation services, like TransporAction Pontiac, can now breathe a sigh of relief. read more »

Relief for flood victims

Added: Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:06pm

Lionel Tessier (tr. AB) read more »

Historic agreement for Rapides-des-Joachims Inter-provincial ambulance “headache” resolved

Added: Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:06pm

Allyson Beauregard

RAPIDES-DES-JOACHIMS – A historic agreement was made at the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) office in Campbell's Bay, June 19, when representatives from the SQ and the Quebec and Ontario coroner's offices ended a decades old problem concerning ambulances responding to 911 calls involving a deceased person. read more »

One hydro pole left standing - Poor condition of Hwy 148 causes concern

Added: Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:05pm


An old hydro pole left along Eardley Road is said to be a danger by residents as is the deteriorating condition of the road as it awaits construction.   

Allyson Beauregard

MUNICIPALITY OF read more »