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this week in history

SEPTEMBER 4, 1996: The car, the bomb, television and the computer. Marie Louise “Granny” Meilleur has been around longer than many of the world’s most historic inventions. Last Thursday, the resident of the Nippissing Manor Nursing Care Centre in Corbeil celebrated her 116th birthday.

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County responds to plan’s critics

The County of Renfrew is responding to what it says is “misinformation” being spread by critics of its proposed five-year Official Plan. > continue reading      

Christmas parade moving back to day

Christmas came early at Deep River council last week with the news that this year’s Santa Claus parade will be reverting to its traditional daytime format. > continue reading      

Dramatic rescue on Quebec forest road

A harrowing rescue operation took place Friday night about 70 km into Quebec behind Rapides des Joachims after a call came in about 10 pm of an ATV crash that left a man suffering from serious injuries. > continue reading …