Madawaska Valley Food Bank thanks you

Madawaska Valley Food Bank volunteers send a heart-felt thanks to all of the individuals, businesses, schools, churches, service clubs and local employee organizations who donate to the food bank. Because of your generosity throughout the year, we have food to give to those in need. The people who receive your …

Wild Women out west

Red Rock Wash by Kathy Haycock Wild Women, Painters of the Wilderness are a well-established trio of professional award-winning artists living and painting in the Madawaska Valley. Joyce Burkholder, Kathy Haycock and Linda Sorensen (pictured below L-R) each operate a studio/gallery in the area and participate yearly in the Madawaska …

Update on the Current

Source: Google analytics Feb. 19 2018 Happy Family Day! In its brief existence The Madawaska Valley Current has reached readers far beyond the Valley. Audience numbers have surpassed our expectations. Our website statistics show people accessing the Current from around the world during our first six weeks. Those online readers …

Notebook Doodles

  The first of occasional doodles from The Current notebook, often seasonal, sometimes political. Here we wonder why The Donald has not yet visited Canada, unlike every one of his predecessors in the last 40 years …

Unpaid Artists: Madawaska Valley Wants Your Invoice

At the Jan 15th Madawaska Valley Council meeting, the subject of unpaid artists was raised. The artists’ work was sold from The Railway Station. It now appears that MV Township is waiting for invoices from them before issuing payment for the sale proceeds (after commission). Councillor Maika, referring to an …

Winter Whines

Would you like some cheese with that whine? Got something to whine about? Add your suggestions for improving life in the Valley here …

Welcome to The Madawaska Valley Current

Welcome to The Madawaska Valley Current, your free online community newspaper. The Current will cover local news and events with a particular emphasis on: economic development and its potential impact, favourable or otherwise, on the area balanced, unbiased investigation of local issues and the accountability of elected officials informed discussion …