DEEP RIVER – Joan Lougheed has fired back at the Ontario Fire Marshal's Office saying council has responded to concerns they have raised over reductions in staffing at the town's fire department.
Sean Chase, The Daily Observer
Fellowes High School finished the fall sports season successfully defendingf their Upper Ottawa Valley High School Athletic Association (UOVHSAA) Tier 2 Girls Basketball championship.
There will be no race for warden of the County of Renfrew.
GARRISON PETAWAWA – The annual Garrison Petawawa Business Luncheon took its guests back in time to revisit a historic First World War battle that proved to be a turning point in that great conflict.
PETAWAWA – Council won't be shelling out $5,000 a year for a new runway for the Pembroke and Area Airport until they see the overall plan for the refurbishment of the aging facility.
The opening weekend of the 2017 Pembroke Silver Stick ended with two exciting championship finals that saw the Valley Storm and the Muskrat Voyageurs hoisting silverware.
Despite declining enrolment and funding shortfalls, the Renfrew County District School Board isn't planning any more school closures, Renfrew County council recently heard.
OTTAWA – The Pembroke Lumber Kings soundly dispatched the Navan Grads 4-1 Friday night on the road.
The Pembroke Fire Department responded to a house fire on Murray Street Saturday afternoon at around 2:45 p.m.
The Rockland Nationals edged out the Pembroke Lumber Kings who narrowly lost in overtime Sunday at the Pembroke Memorial Centre.
PETAWAWA – Residents of Black Bay say they won't support another quarry in their area telling council they have concerns over truck traffic, air quality and potential harm to the environment.
PETAWAWA – A bitterly cold but poignant Remembrance Day ceremony here marked Canadian heroism and sacrifice during one of the most pivotal battles of the First World War Saturday.
COBDEN – The Whitewater Kings struggled over the Remembrance Day weekend dropping two back-to-back games.
Local teams struggled as the 33rd Terry O’Neill Pembroke Silver Stick Tournament officially opened Friday night with Atom squads hitting the ice.
GARRISON PETAWAWA – The garrison remains tight-lipped about the circumstances surrounding a lockdown Friday.
An historic treaty between the federal government, the province and the Algonquins of Ontario is in the works and could be finalized in five years, Renfrew County council heard last week.
PETAWAWA – The new commander of the Upper Ottawa Valley Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police isn't wasting any time reaching out to community and municipal leaders.
PETAWAWA – Council received a public works and transportation budget last week proposing $6.2 million in expenditures for 2018.
CHALK RIVER – On Nov. 3, 1957 at 6:03 a.m., the world's oldest operating nuclear reactor went critical beginning a remarkable life as a generator of science and technology advancement.
The city has lost one of its most innovative and experienced business leaders with the passing of Ken Seigel.