October 2018 Archive

Grail Springs may suffer slow demise to quarry

An open letter to Faraday Council regarding proposed quarry and it’s effect on it’s neighbours Dear esteemed Councillors and Mayor for the township of Faraday, ...

Scouts clean up recycling for winter

Oct. 16, 2018 By Kristena Schutt-Moore The cool wind didn’t keep the Bancroft Beaver and Cub Scouts inside on Sunday, Oct 7 as they created ...

Visitors suggest improvements for Wollaston

Oct. 16, 2018 By Jim Eadie What is “FICE”? Recently, Wollaston Township residents received a flyer in the mail from their municipal Economic Development Committee ...

Volunteer shortage in North Hastings

Oct. 16, 2018 By Nate Smelle In recent years community groups and not-for-profit organizations throughout North Hastings have been experiencing a shortage of volunteers. Considering ...

North Hastings Highlanders recruiting new members

Oct. 16, 2018 By Nate Smelle For more than four decades the North Hastings Highlanders Pipe Band and have been performing at parades and community ...

Talking trees

Oct. 16, 2018 By Nate Smelle After reflecting further on the economy of trees over the past week with a fellow treehugging friend of mine, ...

The economy of trees

Oct. 9, 2018 By Nate Smelle OFTEN when people think about the economic value of trees, they measure it in terms of the quantity and ...

Mumbles from the peanut gallery

Oct. 2, 2018 By Nate Smelle ON Sunday I had the opportunity along with 150 or more so others to take in the public meeting ...

Algonquin Elder building community through cultural exchange

Oct. 2, 2018 By Nate Smelle Having served as Chief of the Kijicho Manito Madaouskarini Algonquin Nation for more than two decades, Katherine Cannon has been ...

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