Children’s Shopping Day at 93 Mill Street, Saturday

The Hub's Children's Shopping Day is Back this Saturday! The Hub is hosting it's 29th Children's Shopping Day this Saturday, December 8th from 10am -...

‘Skating Through Time’ at Appleton Museum

For over 5000 years, ice skating has been an important part of life in cold Northern winters. Native Americans used skates on their winter...

‘Special’ meeting of new Council called for Tuesday, 5 pm

by Theresa Peluso Our new Council – What's the rush? Dear fellow residents of Mississippi Mills, It looks like our new Council can't wait to get started. ...

Living with diabetes at Christmas

Kindness in small-town Almonte

Almonte in Concert brings Shoestring Opera to Almonte schools

On Friday November 9th, Toronto's Shoestring Opera presented Schoolyard Carmen to students in Grades 3-6 of all three Almonte Elementary schools. They arrived...

What Is That … Iberian bird?

Another cottage season has come to an end, the dock is in, and the cottage closed up for the winter.   As many of our...

Julie Laughland — obituary

Passed away unexpectedly at home at the age of 65. Much loved wife for 37 years...

Ag O’Neill — obituary

O’Neill, Mary Frances Agnes “Ag” Born in Almonte, ON., on July 13, 1931.  Passed away peacefully in...

Harold Elkington — obituary

Elkington, Harold (1927 – 2018) Passed peacefully and surrounded by family November 28, 2018 in his 91st year. Beloved...


Fall in Appleton

Christine Irons kindly shares this gorgeous photo of fall colours in Appleton. Says Christine: "Our view across the Mississippi in Appleton this evening. Mother Nature at its best."


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Julie Laughland — obituary

End of the (cross-country) trail

Keys lost downtown

Diana’s Quiz – December 8, 2018


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