Information sessions held for flood victims

Added: Wed, 05/24/2017 - 11:11pm

Samantha MacConnell

MUNICIPALITY OF read more »

Questions remain - Nuclear agencies give reassurance on dump plan

Added: Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:12pm

Peter L. Smith
& Lionel Tessier

SHEENBORO – Agents from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) held a public information session, April 27, at the Sheenboro Parish Hall --
to answer questions about Canadian Nuclear Laboratories' (CNL) Near Surface Disposal Facility (NSDF) proposed for Chalk River. read more »

Warning tickets issued - CISSSO cracking down on employee parking

Added: Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:11pm


A parking ticket issued to an employee at one of the Pontiac's health centres.

Allyson Beauregard

MRC PONTIAC & read more »

Highest water in decades - Emergencies declared

Added: Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:10pm


All the gates were open at the Chat Dam, on May 7, adding to
the flood of water coming downstream.

Francois Carrier (tr. AB) read more »

New certification for PPJ

Added: Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:09pm


The MRC is currently waiting for recommendations from Vélo Quebec about how to improve the 92 kilometres of the PPJ trail, with the aim to obtain Vélo-sympatique certification. 

Allyson Beauregard

MRC PONTIAC & read more »

Ottawa River boat lift system still motoring on

Added: Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:08pm

Allyson Beauregard

MRC PONTIAC & PONTIAC – The Ottawa River boat lift system is preparing for another season of boating, despite misconceptions that the service ended years ago when government funding ceased. “During its struggling years, rumours permeated the entire valley that the boat lift system was shutting down. This read more »

$390,000 for school renos

Added: Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:08pm

Allyson Beauregard

ILE-DU-GRAND-CALUMET & L'ISLE-AUX-ALLUMETTES – Over the summer holidays, three Pontiac schools, Notre-Dame-du-Sacre-Coeur and Dr. Wilbert Keon in L'Isle-aux-Allumettes, and Sainte-Anne in Ile-du-Grand-Calumet, will be undergoing close to $400,000 worth of renovations. read more »

ATV and snowmobile clubs work hand in hand - Plans to share bridge and corridor lease

Added: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:43pm


Construction on the interprovincial bridge shortly before it was opened for
snowmobilers in February.

Allyson Beauregard read more »

Close to $70,000 for community groups

Added: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:42pm

CAMPBELL’S BAY – Pontiac MNA André Fortin visited the Jardin éducatif du Pontiac office, April 18, to award additional funding to the Jardin, as well as the Western Quebec Literacy Council. read more »

Municipality of Pontiac declares emergency - Severe flooding hits Pontiac region

Added: Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:41pm

Allyson Beauregard

MUNICIPALITY OF PONTIAC – Due to severe spring flooding, the read more »