PPJ vandalism increases and threatens users, says MRC

Added: Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:14pm

Allyson Beauregard

MRC PONTIAC – A high number of acts of vandalism on the PPJ trail recently prompted the MRC Pontiac's Council of Mayors to appeal to the Sûreté du Québec to further enforce trail regulations and increase patrolling before a serious accident occurs. read more »

Pierre Fréchette running for warden

Added: Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:14pm


Pierre  Fréchette, former mayor of Île-du-Grand-Calumet, is the third candidate in the race for Pontiac’s first elected warden.

François Carrier
(tr. AB)

MRC PONTIAC –  After taking some time to reflect, Pierre Fréchette has read more »

Sphinx Mining explores zinc potential across the Pontiac

Added: Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:13pm

François Carrier
(tr. AB) read more »

Help centre for flood victims

Added: Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:12pm

Allyson Beauregard read more »

Ottawa Riverkeeper identifies holes in Chalk River's nuclear waste disposal proposal

Added: Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:12pm

Deborah Powell

The Ottawa Riverkeeper submitted a report to the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, August 16, regarding Canadian Nuclear Laboratories' (CNL) Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for their proposed nuclear waste disposal site, aka as the Near Surface Disposal Facility (NSDF). read more »

MRC meeting - Road work and local investments

Added: Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:11pm

Allyson Beauregard

CAMPBELL’S BAY – The 18 MRC Pontiac mayors met at the MRC building, August 15, following the summer break. The agenda was lighter than usual and the meeting lasted less than an hour. Before beginning, a moment of silence was held in honour of Bryan Murray, former Ottawa Senators General Manager.
Road work read more »

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 »