Water still rising, warns MVCA

Water still rising, warns MVCA

County Road 29 closed at Pakenham again

County Road 29 closed at Pakenham again

MM issues flood and rainfall warning

MM issues flood and rainfall warning

Flooding closes Highway 29 at Pakenham

Flooding closes Highway 29 at Pakenham

Flooding in Lanark village

by Brent Eades My sister Liane shares these photos she took today in the village of Lanark, where the Clyde River is overflowing its banks...

Thank you from the Ten Collective

The Ten Collective 2019 | Thank You! In 2018 The Ten Collective welcomed 1200 people on Easter weekend. This year on April 6 & 7 more...

A Very Long Journey

Shock Treatment: a John Dunn story

Bill Mason’s daughter speaks at MVFN event, April 16

The Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists have two very special speakers, Becky Mason and Reid McLauchlin, at the MVFN annual Spring Gathering event next Tuesday,...

“Into the Beautiful Blue” concert, Pakenham, May 4

The Life of Pearls: “Into the Beautiful Blue” St. Andrew’s United in Pakenham welcomes The Life of Pearls with their warm and breezy concert "Into the...

Rotary mushroom compost sale on, May 4-5

Mushroom Compost Sale $9.50/bag | $5.00/1/2 bag (approx. 25kg) Pick Up or Delivery: Sat May 4th & Sun May 5th, 9 am - 4 pm $5.00...

Keith King — obituary

King, Keith  Passed away at the Almonte General Hospital on April 14, 2019. Keith Of Almonte, Ontario, in his 85th year. Married to Aline (nee Chenier) for fifty-four years. ...

David Drummond — obituary

DRUMMOND, DAVID LAWSON  26 November 1942 - 13 April 2019 President of Drummond Bros House & Building Movers It is with profound sadness the family and friends of...


April 16 Council meeting: uncivil comments, pointless arguments

Uncivil comments, pointless arguments, and skewed priorities:  the Mississippi Mills Council meeting on April 16, 2019 by Theresa Peluso Expecting our new Council to continue making...

The Importance of the Chair

by Maureen Dagg At Tuesday’s council meeting, Councillors Guerard and Maydan asked to appoint someone other than the Mayor as the Chair of the Committee...

A different sport for kids (and adults) — fencing!

We invite you to try a different type of sport... fencing The spring session at the Kanata Fencing Club begins on April 2nd and runs...

Almonte’s Famous Left-Right Curling Challenge

by Art McKay The 54 th annual Left Right Challenge Match was held March 8 at the Almonte Curling Club. This famous competition had started...

Set of antique ‘ice cream chairs’, $140

Four antique ice cream chairs for sale (one shown).  All in good condition, very sturdy. Asking $140. Pls phone (613)  256-6121.

Family seeks house to rent or buy in Almonte

About us: After 4 years out-of-province we returned home to Almonte last summer. Due to a very swift relocation we rented a small apartment, sight-unseen, and...


Bob Barnett shares this great shot via Facebook. Says Bob: Last Sunday I got out for a sunrise walk, and snapped this pic where the sun cast the shadow of the Old Post Office onto the mist over the River.


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