EARLY MORNING FIRE DESTROYS SHAWVILLE BUSINESSES – Police are investigating an early morning fire, Saturday, August 12, that completely destroyed the Blue Heron Landscaping and Hardy Plants businesses in Shawville. The cause is thought to be electrical.

A thirty-boat flotilla protested CNL's proposed
radioactive dump upstream near Chalk River, August 6.

LITCHFIELD SPLASH PAD INAUGERATION – Over 75 people attended the official inauguration of the Litchfield Halt splash pad, August 13. Members of the municipal council and the Litchfield Leisure Committee, who were responsible for raising funds for the project, participated in the ribbon cutting.

Contaminated soil transfer station plans take a turn

Added: Wed, 08/14/2013 - 9:07pm

Pontiac Regional Industrial Park from the air, August 2013; approximate location for proposed contaminated soil storage station is in the area left of the centre of this photo taken by Meredith Brown.

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‘Portage’ salutes 150 years as a municipality

Added: Wed, 08/14/2013 - 9:06pm

Scott Campbell

PORTAGE-DU-FORT – For a municipality that’s older than the country of Canada, a power outage wasn’t going to stop its 150th anniversary celebrations, July 18-21. read more »