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FOR SALE: Various tiems

Avantglide chair   Fairly new $600 or best...

Bell Canada: Unfinished Business

It’s been four years since I and...

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – August 6, 2022

by Diana Filer 1.  Nine countries now have...

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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...

Get W.I.T.H it – a great way to get your exercise

By Julia Langlois The city may have malls but we have ADHS. Two months into the school year ‘Get W.I.T.H It’ is well underway. With...

Almonte's Perianne Jones is hanging up her skis after a successful competitive cross country ski racing career

  Almonte's Perianne Jones is retiring from competitive skiing. At  30, she captured her second senior women’s overall title in four years (one gold medal...

Seniors triumph at the Ontario 55+ Winter Games

by Marilyn Snedden  A group of nine senior athletes along with Acting District Co-ordinator for North Lanark(District 7A), Marilyn Snedden, traveled to the Haliburton Highlands...

Tim Hortons Bowl for Kids Sake Strikes BIG in Lanark County

Lanark County: Local bowling alleys were jam packed full as over 700 bowlers came out to support Big Brothers Big Sisters on Saturday. $75,000.00...

Mississippi Mills River Run raises $16,000

The September 6, 2014 Mississippi Mills River Run raised $16,000, organizers announced today. “After expenses, the Run raised $16,000 to support the purchase of medical...

Perianne Jones skis to a 5th place finish in the Ladies' Sprint Quarterfinal

Perianne Jones qualified this morning for the Ladies' Sprint Quarterfinal at the Olympics then skied to a 5th place finish in the quarterfinals. Her...

Date extended to February 23, 2014 for Millstone donations to Olympic skier Perianne Jones

From January 17 to February 23, all donations made to the Millstone will be donated to Mississippi Mills' Olympian Perianne Jones so that she...

CTV features "Fit as a Fiddle" class led by Blakeney resident Linda Berg

On Friday, December 27, CTV's local evening news cast aired an item about the Fit as a Fiddle  exercise class in Almonte. Here it is ....

Almonte cross country skier Perianne Joanes heads to the the Olympics in Sochi

Our own Perianne Jones has made the Olympic cross country team, one of only 5 women to do so.  CBC Ottawa interviews her and...

Silver Chain Challenge

Have You Joined the Challenge? Help us meet our goal of reaching 500 participants by June 30. We're half-way through the month, and this is where...

Perianne Jones wins bronze for Canada at the World Cup Cross Country races in Sochi, Russia

Perianne Jones (right) of Almonte, Ont., and Dara Gaiazova of Banff, Alta., do a chest bump before accepting the bronze medal in team...

Bicycle rodeo at the Almonte arena on Saturday June 2 2012

by Bob Kurus Photos by  Jean MacPherson and Brad Jones Children had fun learning about bicycle safety at the OPP Bicycle Rodeo held at the Almonte...

Hockey rink photo by Almonte resident Bram Karp featured on CTV

This stunning photo above of a hockey rink created on the ice of the upper arm of the Mississippi River above Coleman's Island was...

Harlem Globetrotters star visits the Naismith Memorial Museum

Harlem Globetrotters Anthony "Bucket" Blakes visited the Naismith Museum at the Mill of Kintail  last Thursday to donate team paraphernalia to the museum’s collection. Read...

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