Don’t fall for “emergency / grandparent” scam warn Killaloe OPP

Be wary of: “Grandma, it’s me…I need help…please don’t tell anyone” Detachments from across the East Region of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to warn the public that there has been an increase in reports of emergency/grandparent scams. The scammers target vulnerable persons and seniors by playing upon …

Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke’s NDP Candidate Kurt Stoll will not attend the Cobden election debate

On Wednesday, May 26th, Action4Canada and the Ontario Landowners Association will be hosting a candidates debate at the Cobden Astrolabe Arena. Kurt Stoll, the Ontario NDP candidate for this riding, has declined the invitation to attend the debate.  It’s his position that Action4Canada and the Ontario Landowners Association (OLA), and …

Coroner confirms inquest into deaths of Culleton, Kuzyk, Warmerdam to take place June 6

Dr. David Cameron, Regional Supervising Coroner for Inquests, announced today that a date has been scheduled for the inquest into the deaths of Carol Culleton, Anastasia Kuzyk and Nathalie Warmerdam. Ms. Culleton, 66; Ms. Kuzyk, 36; and Ms. Warmerdam, 48, were killed on September 22, 2015, in the Renfrew County …

Stationkeepers MV plan kids’ play equipment near Barry’s Bay Railway Station

Stationkeepers MV distributed the following media release: The Stationkeepers MV will be out in force this coming long weekend promoting a new children’s playground structure that the group plans on building for the Water Tower Park. The non-profit group will also be at the old Barry’s Bay Railroad Station on …

For Valley culture lovers

36th Madawaska Valley Artisan Festival The Madawaska Valley Artisan Festival returns on Saturday July 9 from 10 am to 5 pm at Railway Station Park in Barry’s Bay. Applications from makers will be accepted until June 3. For more information on the festival or to apply, contact Hannah Gutoskie, MV …

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