“A disrespectful response” CISSSO addresses Pontiac citizens

Added: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 8:56pm

Allyson Beauregard

PONTIAC & MRC
PONTIAC  ­– After attending a Centre Intégré de la santé et des services sociaux de l'Outaouais Board of Directors meeting in Gatineau on January 26, Pontiac Voice members recently received a response to the questions they asked during the meeting - but not in the way they expected. read more »

Snowmobile bridge officially opened $95,000 investment announced

Added: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 8:55pm


Construction on the railway bridge spanning the Ottawa River between Portage-du-Fort and Ontario was officially opened the weekend of February 4.

Allyson Beauregard read more »

Regional economy forum

Added: Wed, 02/01/2017 - 10:02pm


Will Amos speaks with Gail Sullivan from Emploi Quebec during the forum.

Lionel Tessier (tr. AB) read more »

McCann vs municipality Appeal denied

Added: Wed, 02/01/2017 - 10:01pm

Allyson Beauregard read more »

Clarendon man faces murder charges

Added: Wed, 02/01/2017 - 10:00pm

Allyson Beaurgard
& Laurent Robillard-Cardinal

CLARENDON – The Sureté du Québec (SQ) was called to 337 fourth concession road in Clarendon, January 18 around 3 am, where they discovered the body of
50 year old Shawville resident Darwin Zimmerling. Zimmerling was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. read more »

A mother’s appeal to CISSSO Personal costs high for closure of Pavillon du Parc

Added: Wed, 02/01/2017 - 10:00pm

Allyson Beauregard

During a visit to Shawville in December, Brenda Godin, who lives in Temiscaming, received the shock of a lifetime at a local restaurant when someone asked her how her daughter -- who resides at the Thompson residence (Shawville Pavillon du Parc) - was doing and her reaction to the news of the residence's possible closure.  read more »

MRC Pontiac mayors meet: Fibre Pontiac gets directors, pellet mill moving, social housing merger, and end of Laurentian Bank use

Added: Wed, 02/01/2017 - 9:59pm

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“Pontiac Voice” fights back against paid parking at Community Hospital

Added: Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:53pm

Allyson Beauregard

PONTIAC & MRC
PONTIAC – Following the announcement at the end of December of paid
parking starting March 2017 at the Pontiac Community Hospital (PCH), a group of Pontiac residents have banded together to create a citizen’s committee called “Pontiac Voice”.  read more »

A record breaking year L'Isle-aux-Allumettes hydro outages

Added: Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:52pm

Allyson Beauregard

L'ISLE-AUX-ALLUMETTES – With the onset of 2017, the municipality bid farewell to a record breaking year for hydro failures, totalling 75. The previous record was in 2015 with 70 outages, followed by 60 in 2013. Last year witnessed 4,030 minutes of outages, compared to 939 in 2015; 2013 holds the record with 6,629 minutes. read more »

A review of 2016

Added: Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:52pm

Lionel Tessier (tr. AB)

Here is a summary of the main events that took place in the Pontiac in 2016.
January
André Fortin, on behalf of the MTQ, announced work will be done to read more »