Workers clear the wreckage of the Almonte train wreck, December 1942.

Valley history highlighted

Mac Beattie sang of the heavy load that the “Pembroke Local” was carrying on December 27, 1942 just minutes before the packed passenger train was stru

Matthew Barnaby

Barnaby CCHL player of the week

The Central Canada Hockey League announced today that Pembroke Lumber Kings centre Matthew Barnaby is the Week 18 CCM Player of the Week.Barnaby, 19,

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4 arrested in armed home invasion

NORTH ALGONA WILBERFORCE – Four Pembroke residents have been charged following a robbery at a residence on Lake Dore Road early Monday morning.