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For sale: Reel mower, bistro set

Lee Valley 27-inch reel mower. Blade sharpening...

Diana’s Quiz – May 18, 2024

by Diana Filer 1.  The Alice Munro story,...

The Toonie Book Sale, May 1

Held over by popular demand! The Toonie Book...

R. Tait McKenzie students discover veteran missing from Almonte Cenotaph

R. Tait McKenzie students prompt Cenotaph change in Almonte after discovering missing WWI veteran A Remembrance Day Real-World Learning (RWL) project that saw students visit a local cemetery to place stones on veterans’ graves uncovered a local soldier whose name is missing from the Almonte Cenotaph. Now, the Almonte Legion says it's...

RaeAnn Davey from Fulton’s Sugar Bush & Maple Shop wins tourism award

Hello friends and neighbours, We couldn't be more thrilled to share some exciting news!  In fact, we're still bubbling over...

OPP recovers stolen explosives after ‘barricaded person’ incident in MM

The Lanark County Detachment of the OPP continues to investigate a barricaded person incident in the Pakenham area of...

Plenty of Senior Games events upcoming

The local District 7, North Lanark and West Carleton, of the Ontario Senior Games...

Indian-Spiced Chicken and Potatoes

by Susan Hanna This recipe from Nigella Lawson is a one-pan meal that delivers delicious,...

Finalists named for the Robert Tait McKenzie Scholarship Awards

The Almonte Lions Club Charitable Foundation is pleased to announce the names of 10...

Art in the Attic at the Old Town Hall a smashing success

by Shannon Lee Mannion Here's what the Almonte Area Art Association presented over the Mother's...

Hope for the Best, Plan for the Rest by Doctors Winemaker and Hsien

by Edith Cody-Rice   Hope for the Best Plan for the Rest was written by two...

LANARK LIT Writing Competition

Introducing the LANARK LIT Writing Competition — A new program celebrating works of original...

Nature Talk – Wild Turkeys of Ontario, May 16

The next meeting of the Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists will feature an in-person talk...

What Is That … Early Bloom?

This is our third consecutive article about early sightings at our cottage.  Given all...

Where will our future electricity come from?

We currently consume 20% of our energy as electricity. As we wean ourselves off...

Louise Barker — obituary

Barker, Louise Alice Louise peacefully departed from this life at her home on...

Sean Wright — obituary

Dennis Sean Murdock Wright (known to all as Sean) August 4th, 1950-...

Mary Shaw — obituary

Shaw (nee Scott), Mary Aileen Passed away peacefully in her 108th year. Pre-deceased by her...

Mel Turner — obituary

TURNER, Mel J. On Thursday May 9th, Mel Turner passed away peacefully...

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The Toonie Book Sale, May 1

Held over by popular demand! The Toonie Book Sale will...

Community friendship luncheon, May 21

Community Friendship Luncheon, at 12 noon on Tuesday May...

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For sale: Reel mower, bistro set

Lee Valley 27-inch reel mower. Blade sharpening kit included....

Dragonfly Boutique seeks sales associate

The Dragonfly Boutique, a reputable clothing & décor boutique...

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Your Letters & Stories

Illuminated by Small Miracles

Reflections from the Swamp Dear Reader The first days of Spring are full of firsts. We see...

Hairy Peanuts

Reflections from the Swamp Last night was a starry night with only a sliver of a...

2024 Millstone News Goose Lottery winners

Reflections from the Swamp Dear Reader The most anticipated day in the Corkery calendar this year was...

The Prayer Room

Reflections from the Swamp I hope that the rumours I've heard about events that happened more...

Goose Lottery Update

Reflections from the Swamp Dear Reader Now for the important news in Almonte There are still no signs...