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Storm pounds region

A violent thunderstorm has brought damage across...

Diana’s Quiz – May 21, 2022

by Diana Filer 1.  Who was the first...

Laurie Ladouceur — obituary

Ladouceur, Laurie (Known for her home-cooked meals and for...

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Almonte Inferno narrowly lose inaugural home opener

The Almonte Inferno Jr Hockey Club played their inaugural home opener on Saturday night at the Almonte Arena.  The visiting St. Isidore Eagles came away with a 3-2 victory,...

Time to join a bicycling group?

Ever consider joining a bicycle group so you can share some of your rides with others? Maybe now is the time to get organized for when the Covid restrictions end....

Curling season is coming up!

Attention all curlers: Do you want to curl this season? Have you been to our website lately? www.almonte.ovca.com, We have so much information on our site, including the return...

Consider joining in the fun of a weekly bike ride!

Are you young at heart but perhaps not as young as you once were? Thinking of dusting off your old bike that's been hanging...

Add your Lanark paddling places to an online map

It's “National Canoe Day”! In celebration of National Canoe Day on Friday, June 26, the Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists (MVFN) have created the foundation of...

Local professional hockey referee building strong resume

by Chris Lethbridge Almonte resident Tyson Stewart, 25, has quickly become a professional hockey referee after a successful playing career in the juniors.  After attending...

Going paddling? Wear a PFD!

Readers may know that I'm a keen kayaker. I look forward to getting back on the Mississippi soon. But the water is still very cold....

Results in from 4th annual Ottawa Valley Lefties Curling Championship

The Almonte Curling Club’s fourth annual Ottawa Valley Lefties Curling Championship, sponsored by Dairy Distillery, was held at the Almonte Curling Club on February...

Mississippi Mills Chili Days shuffleboard tournament

Eighteen teams of hardy seniors gathered at the Almonte Arena on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, to play in the Annual Chili Days Shuffleboard Tournament. Decades...

February fundraisers for Senior Games

The local Senior Games Association is planning a series of fundraising games for Mondays in February. Since this summer there will be Ontario-wide games...

Eastern Ontario Regional Games report

The Eastern Ontario Regional Games took place on August 15th, 2019 in Carleton Place, Almonte and Beckwith Township and was hosted by District 7...

3-pitch tourney helps Rural FASD Support Network

On Saturday, August 17, Perth’s Family Ties, Carleton Place Bulldogs, Carleton Place Blues, and Almonte’s Cam’s Clan faced off at Beckwith Park for the...

Photos from Naismith 3-on-3 tournament today

Christine Moses sends these great action shots from today's Naismith 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. The tournament has been on since 1992 and is meant to celebrate...

Naismith 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on this Saturday

Is the next Kawhi Leonard or Steve Nash coming to the streets of Almonte? Is the next Kia Nurse in Almonte? Beginning in 1992, Naismith 3-on-3...

District 7 Senior Summer Games final results 

Event Gold Silver Bronze Lawn Bowling-Doubles Irene Botham Ivor Morris Beatrice Gilmour   Helen James Jean Ramsden Elin Jensen Lawn Bowling-Triples Ken Brown Guy Chaput Dale Moores   Nancy Deschenes Carol Coutu Marilyn Snedden   Cecil Dubois David Cave Sylvie Laroche Bocce Fay Burgess Jean Ramsden Evelyn Neal Guy Chaput Ivor Morris Ben Burger Washer...

Where is James Naismith from? A Canadian town that’s cheering the Raptors

Our home town has been featured in international news. This article on Almonte was published by Ben Golliver in the Saturday June 1 edition...

North Lanark Senior Summer Games results

Marilyn Snedden The Senior Summer games are well underway with 5 games already held -- only a dozen more to go. This year we have an...

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