A surge in warm temperatures melted a couple of events as the township’s annual winter carnival, Alice in Winterland, returned this weekend. Organizers could not hide their disappointment at cancelling a family free skate and hockey tournament on Saturday. However, that didn’t stop large crowds
The unusually balmy weather played havoc with the opening weekend of Cabin Fever forcing the postponement of one major event. Mother Nature continued to upset the popular Petawawa winter carnival which has seen sliding parties and skiing competitions cancelled over the last couple
COBDEN - Area landowners are becoming increasingly concerned about Renfrew County’s official plan as well as what they view as the unchecked power of the province’s Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC). These were some of the issues discussed at a public meeting hosted by the Renfrew-Pembroke-Nipissing Chapter of the Ontario Landowners Association
Italian emergency crews pulled three wiggling, white sheepdog puppies out Monday from under tons of snow and rubble at an avalanche-struck hotel, lifting spirits even as the search for 22 people still missing dragged on five days after the disaster.
To fight what it called a “grave threat” to the country, a watchdog group on Monday filed a lawsuit alleging that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by allowing his business to accept payments from foreign governments.
Charting a new American course abroad, President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership on Monday, using one of his first actions in office to reject a centerpiece of Barack Obama’s attempts to counter China and deepen U.S. ties in Asia.
A “good Samaritan” shot and wounded an armed robber at a San Antonio mall after another man was killed while confronting two people who had just held up a jewelry store, a police spokesman said Monday.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer told a roomful of reporters that “our intention is never to lie to you,” although sometimes the Trump administration may “disagree with the facts.”
A recent dog attack on a seven-year-old Montreal boy shows the importance of the city’s new anti-pit bull bylaw, a borough mayor said Monday.
A climate-change activist walking across the U.S. barefoot to raise money and draw attention to the environment was struck and killed by an SUV in Florida.
A Brantford man who violently raped a 14-year-old schoolgirl has escaped from a Kingston correctional facility, police say.
The ex-wife of a Pittsburgh homeowner fatally shot by police responding to a burglary call says officers “shot the wrong guy.”
The call for accountability over the Canadian Forces’ use of a controversial anti-malaria drug is growing louder and veterans and family members hope Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will hear their cries for help.
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte sought to lure voters away from anti- immigration lawmaker Geert Wilders, as campaigning for the March 15 national elections heated up on Monday.
A spate of recent Montreal-area arsons linked to organized crime suggests the battle for Mafia leadership in Quebec remains fractured, experts say.
Ontario Provincial Police say a 74-year-old woman was pulled over in Kingston for speeding at nearly twice the posted limit.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has congratulated U.S. President Trump on his inauguration.
At least 23 people were killed and 50 others injured after a passenger train derailed in southern India, railway officials said Sunday.
A powerful magnitude 8 earthquake hit the Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands on Sunday and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said it could generate tsunami waves on nearby islands.