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Michael Holland — obituary

Holland, Michael Walter Passed away peacefully on January 13,...

Morgan Pickering — obituary

Pickering, Morgan Joseph Passed away suddenly on January 5th...

Hawaii Travelogue evening, February 15

Wednesday, February 15 at 7pm, Almonte Branch...

Contributor Bios

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Richard van Duyvendyk

Richard is a retired teacher from Carp and enjoys writing stories. He believes that stories, great and small, define who we are. It is story that sets our inner...

Susan Hanna – Food Editor

Susan Hanna was born and raised in Almonte. She began cooking additive- and preservative-free meals because of her husband’s serious allergies, but strongly believes eating all-natural, unprocessed foods is a...

David J. Stephenson

David is a retired federal policy guy who now divides his time between life on the Mississippi in Almonte and roughing it in the bush on two acres near...

Sommelier Mark Cochrane joins the Millstone

Mark Cochrane is a certified Sommelier and wine enthusiast who also covers the craft beer and whiskey industry. Mark received his Sommelier diploma from...

Carolyn and Bruce Waddell

What Is That? A Series about Local Wildlife We are Carolyn and Bruce Waddell, both retired from the federal public service.  In preparation for retirement,...

Cheryl Baxter

Cheryl Baxter is a nature enthusiast who enjoys photographing the beauty around her.  She takes a particular interest in our feathered friends -- birds...

Peter Nelson

(Best read while listening to Gogi Grant’s timeless classic song, “The Wayward Wind”.) In 1965, I graduated from the University of Kansas with a fairly...

Diana Filer

Diana Filer  was born in Vancouver a long time ago, she says, to a civil engineer father who had been in a mounted rifle...

David Hinks

David Hinks has been an enthusiastic vegetable gardener for many decades. He was brought up on a dairy farm in south-western Ontario where he was introduced to...

Peter Nelson’s travels to be published in the Millstone

In November of 2011 The Millstone published a profile of Mississippi Mills' chief librarian Peter Nelson who, it turns out, spent a fascinating 12...

Brent Eades, Editor-in-Chief

Brent has worked in corporate communications for almost forty years, first as a writer in the Prime Minister’s Office and later as a software...

Barbara Van Haute

Barbara Van Haute recently moved to Almonte and has a background in political analysis. She has done graduate work in Political Science and International Relations...

The Millstone welcomes Erica Eades

The Millstone welcomes Erica Eades to its reporting staff. Erica is an Arts & Culture writer based in Almonte. She graduated from Dalhousie University...

Val Sears – Honorary Publisher

 Val Sears is an eminent Canadian journalist. Widely recognized as one of the most important political journalists of his day, he has long experience...

Edith Cody-Rice, Publisher and Contributing Editor

Edith Cody-Rice is the publisher and contributing editor of the Millstone. In 2011, she retired from the position of Senior Legal Counsel to the...

Pat Browne

Pat Browne, contributor to the Night Sky column, is a member of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, a resident of Mississippi Mills and...

Neil Carleton

Since childhood, Neil Carleton has had a special interest in all things nature.  During his elementary and high school years, his explorations ranged from...

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