Town of Petawawa Municipal Building

Town applying for FCM asset management grant

PETAWAWA – Council will be applying for a grant from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities' (FCM) Municipal Asset Management Program that would lead to the creation of a strategic asset management policy for the town.

Patrick Nadeau, Executive Director of Ottawa Riverkeeper speaks as he stands with Patrick Wedaseh Madahbee, Grand Council Chief Anishinabek Nation, left, and Lynn Jones, Concerned Citizens of Renfrew County and Area, join a group as they hold a press conference to express their concerns over the proposed 10-year relicensing of Chalk River Laboratories during a press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ont., on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018.

Getting the message out

OTTAWA – The Concerned Citizens of Renfrew County and Area believe they may have gotten the ear of the federal government.

In this Oct. 18, 2017, file photo, protesters gather at a rally in Washington. Manuel Balce Ceneta / AP

Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel ban

The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries.

This Oct. 26, 2017 file photo shows prototypes of border walls in San Diego. Elliott Spagat / AP

U.S. border wall prototypes thwart commandos

Recent assaults by tactical teams on prototypes of President Donald Trump's proposed wall with Mexico indicate their imposing heights should stop border crossers, a U.S. official with direct knowledge of the rigorous assessment told The Associated Press.