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.

Historic agreement for Rapides-des-Joachims Inter-provincial ambulance “headache” resolved

Added: Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:06pm

Allyson Beauregard

RAPIDES-DES-JOACHIMS – A historic agreement was made at the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) office in Campbell's Bay, June 19, when representatives from the SQ and the Quebec and Ontario coroner's offices ended a decades old problem concerning ambulances responding to 911 calls involving a deceased person. read more »

One hydro pole left standing - Poor condition of Hwy 148 causes concern

Added: Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:05pm

An old hydro pole left along Eardley Road is said to be a danger by residents as is the deteriorating condition of the road as it awaits construction.   

Allyson Beauregard