MRC mayors’ meeting

Added: Wed, 03/29/2017 - 7:52pm

Allyson Beauregard

CAMPBELL’S BAY – The monthly MRC Council of Mayors met March 21, to discuss partnerships for TNO waste management and free access to ZECs by tax-payers, a study of Pontiac's private businesses, and funding for the Bois Franc Road, and other items.
TNO garbage to local dumps read more »

Funds for new long term care jobs

Added: Wed, 03/29/2017 - 7:51pm

From left are mayors John Armstrong (Clarendon), Bill Stewart (Campbell's Bay), Colleen Lariviere (Litchfield), Andre Fortin, and Sandra Murray (Shawville) at the Pontiac Reception Centre.

Jamie Cameron & Allyson Beauregard read more »

Over $150,000 for Pontiac snowmobile and ATV clubs

Added: Wed, 03/29/2017 - 7:50pm

Allyson Beauregard

LITCHFIELD – Pontiac MNA Andre Fortin, on behalf of Laurent Lessard, Minister of Transport, awarded $152,802 to three Pontiac snowmobile and ATV clubs, March 17, at the Pontiac Quad Club office. read more »

Quorum finally reached - Discord at Municipality of Pontiac council

Added: Wed, 03/29/2017 - 7:50pm

Laurent Robillard-Cardinal and
Allyson Beauregard

After almost two months of cancelled meetings due to a lack of quorum, the Municipality of Pontiac (MunP) was able to proceed with its regular March council meeting. read more »

Are you a PAA volunteers, past or present?

Added: Sun, 03/19/2017 - 8:40pm

Lynne Lavery

PORTAGE-DU-FORT – The Pontiac Artists’ Association (PAA) is a driving force behind promoting art and contributing to the cultural life of our Pontiac communities; during this year of Canada’s 150th anniversary the association wants to celebrate all its volunteers. read more »

“SWAT team” created to promote Pontiac's economic growth

Added: Thu, 03/16/2017 - 12:42pm

Pontiac MNA André Fortin stands with Warden Raymon Durocher.

Allyson Beauregard

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Citizens to elect Pontiac’s next warden

Added: Thu, 03/16/2017 - 12:40pm

Allyson Beauregard

CAMPBELL’S BAY – Voters will have an extra box to tick in the upcoming municipal elections in November after the mayors of the MRC Pontiac voted in favour of electing future wardens during an Administrative Committee meeting, March 7 at the MRC Pontiac office. read more »

Community raises over $7,600 for fire victims

Added: Thu, 03/16/2017 - 12:40pm

A benefit party on March 4 raised over $7,600 for the Lepack family.

Allyson Beauregard read more »

Over $750,000 for Upper Pontiac

Added: Thu, 03/16/2017 - 12:39pm

Pictured from left: Gene O'Brien (President of West Pontiac Connects), Pontiac MP Will Amos, Jerome Sallafranque, Reverend Tim Moyle (St. Alphonsus Parish Priest), and  Mariette Sallafranque.

Allyson Beauregard read more »

Citizens upset by proposed radioactive waste dump beside Ottawa River

Added: Thu, 03/16/2017 - 12:38pm

A proposal for a giant disposal facility for radioactive waste on the Ottawa River near Chalk River is raising the ire of local residents and citizens’ groups, including the Old Fort William Cottagers' Association (FWC) and Concerned Citizens of Renfrew County and Area (CCR). read more »