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News

Friends of the PPJ gather

Caleb Nickerson BRISTOL Nov. 8, 2017 On Nov. 8, members of Les Ami(e)s du Cycloparc…

Play raises over $2,000 for PHS auditorium

Play raises over $2,000 for PHS auditorium

Donald Teuma-Castelletti BRISTOL Nov. 19, 2017 The Bristol Memorial Presbyterian Church was graced with the…

Conditions cause chaos!

Conditions cause chaos!

Chris Lowrey PONTIAC Nov. 18, 2017 With the cold weather descending on the region fast…

Trading chemicals for clover in cereal fields

Trading chemicals for clover in cereal fields

Donald Teuma-Castelletti LUSKVILLE Nov. 7, 2017 Pontiac farmers were invited to an information session last…

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Features

“Don’t forget the peacekeepers” says local vet By Caleb Nickerson

“Don’t forget the peacekeepers” says local vet  By Caleb Nickerson

When it comes to Remembrance Day, most of us tend to reflect upon the service of Canadian troops in the First and Second World Wars. It seems only…

A legacy carved in stone by Caleb Nickerson

A legacy carved in stone by Caleb Nickerson

Ask any craftsman or artist why they create the things they do and you’re likely to get a wide variety of responses. Some do it to express themselves…

Sisters battle breast cancer together by CALEB NICKERSON

Sisters battle breast cancer together by CALEB NICKERSON

She believed she could, so she did. The phrase is inscribed on bracelets tied to the wrists of sisters Mary Ellen Hughson and Rebecca Hollingsworth. To a casual…

Fire prevention week: check your extinguishers

Fire prevention week: check your extinguishers

Caleb Nickerson SHAWVILLE Sept. 28, 2017 Every year on the week within which Oct. 9 falls, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) holds Fire Prevention Week, a campaign…

Editorials

Quebec fumbles legal pot rules

The Quebec government recently released its framework for what the legal cannabis landscape will look like in the province. Some of…

What’s in a name?

The Equity ran an editorial two weeks ago arguing that the Shawville Arena should be renamed after the late Bryan Murray.…

Chris Judd

Lest we forget!

November 11 is just past and many of us either attended Remembrance Day services or if you were unable to attend, watched a ceremony on television. If…

The Way We Were

“The Way We Were” Compiled by Bonnie Chevrier

Nov. 18, 1992 25 Years Ago Wind storm uproots trees, topples barns: Early Nov. 13, high winds wreaked havoc all over the Ottawa valley, causing some serious…

Letters to the Editor

Thorne Municipal Election

Dear Editor, The people have spoken and that’s democracy. I would like to thank former Mayor Terry Murdock for what he has done for Thorne which was…

Opinions

Changed on the inside

My daughter-in-law to be, Darcy, took in a stray tom cat in the fall that seemed to be near death. His ear was torn from fighting, his…

Under the Pines