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Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke MPP John Yakabuski

Yakabuski reacts to new PC leadership

As Doug Ford steps in as the new leader of Ontario’s Progressive Conservative Party, local MPP John Yakabuski offered remarks on the race results and the PC’s hopes for the future.

Petawawa Grannies raise $3,900

PETAWAWA – The Petawawa Grandmothers to Grandmothers group marked two milestones on March 4 – the 10th anniversary of their founding and the eighth annual Gran African Dinner.

Drug bust: OPP charge 7 men

Seven men have been arrested and charged following a drug bust at a residence in Pembroke on March 6. The Upper Ottawa Valley OPP reports that officers seized “various types of drugs, including 6 lbs. of marijuana and a quantity of methamphetamine, along with cash and a cell phone.”Members of the detachment teamed up with the Upper Ottawa Valley cr