About Us

The Millstone is an on-line community newspaper focussing on the town of Mississippi Mills, Ontario, Canada, which includes  Appleton,  Almonte, Blakeney, Clayton,  Pakenham, and Ramsay Ward.  It provides an intelligent and informed source of news and opinions. Its name pays tribute to the strong history of mills in the area.

We are staffed entirely by volunteer members of the Almonte Press Club and are not dependent on advertising. We want to provide a valuable public service and will evolve with our readers to become an essential part of the Mississippi Mills landscape.

The Millstone is a publication  of the Almonte Press Club.

Email:  millstonenews@gmail.com

Publisher: Edith Cody-Rice

Editor in Chief: Brent Eades

Contributing Editor: Edith Cody-Rice

Food Editor: Gay Cook

Bill Chapman
Bruce Kingsley
Cheryl Baxter
David Hinks
Diana Filer
Gay Cook
Mark Cochrane
Noreen Young
Pat Browne
Susan Hanna
Theresa Peluso

Read a CBC report on the founding of The Millstone