An interesting event happened to me on the way to the post office. I finally sent a letter to my Kashubian ancestral homeland in Europe and the correspondence was seamlessly delivered in a normal manner. What is interesting about this letter is the destination point. The envelope was written in the Kashubian language with one word in English. I sen
The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) has officially launched the voting to find Canada's worst roads, and leading the Renfrew County contingent in the voting is Paul Martin Drive in Pembroke.
Councillors in Laurentian Valley township got their first crack at budget deliberations on Tuesday evening, as township treasurer Charlene Jackson took council on a whirlwind tour through all the numbers for various municipal departments.
PETAWAWA - Each year, thousands of animals arrive in the care of animal shelters and animal control programs as stray pets. To help get more of these animals home, the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) Renfrew County Branch is holding a low cost Microchip Clinic on Saturday, April 18 at Pembroke Animal Hospital (PAH).
As the sun set on the 67th annual Kiwanis Music Festival, the stars came out to shine one last time.
According to Ontario's Ministry of Finance, health care administration and judges within Renfrew County topped this year's Sunshine List.
KILLALOE – On March 28, 2015 at approximately 1:50 a.m. officers from the Killaloe detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police attempted to stop a motor vehicle. The vehicle failed to do so and a short time later, it was located after it had been involved in a collision on Highway 60 near Highway 41, west of Eganville.
Distracted and impaired driving remain the leading risks to public safety in the town, according to year end statistics compiled by the Petawawa Police Services Board.
LOS ANGELES - The grandson of billionaire Getty oil founder J. Paul Getty, Andrew Getty, was found dead at age 47 on Tuesday at his home in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Times reported.
TORONTO -- The Toronto Transit Commission is promising to comment on Wednesday about a startling video which shows TTC special constables punching people in a subway station.
Two European news websites say they have a cell phone video showing the final moments inside a Germanwings plane before it crashed into the French Alps on March 24.
Canada's auditor general has sent confidential letters to at least 40 current and former senators about "questionable" expense claims, CTV News reported Tuesday evening.
For the second time in as many years, Canadian poultry processor Maple Lodge Farms is taking heat following the release of video footage allegedly showing doomed chickens being abused before their slaughter.
DENVER - The mother of Colorado cinema gunman James Holmes says in a new book that she prays prosecutors "stop this quest for death" and allow her son to plead guilty and avoid possible execution, a California newspaper reported on Monday.
Ontario’s deficit will come in significantly lower than projected — $10.9 billion instead of the forecasted $12.5 billion, Finance Minister Charles Sousa announced Tuesday.
A food inspectors union says lives are at stake after cuts to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA).
Ontario could end up with two-tier transgender rights, warned Ontario Community Safety Minister Yasir Naqvi.
Suspended senator Pamela Wallin fraudulently expensed over $25,000 in travel claims between 2009 and 2012, RCMP allege in court documents released Tuesday.
By the book, sure -- but it's a book that allows police to beat a non-violent, unco-operative suspect into submission.