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this week in history

AUGUST 3, 1994: Volunteers are still trying to catch up on their sleep following a very successful Summer Festival this past weekend. The fifth annual event raised community spirit and made cash registers ring as thousands turned out for the celebration, according to organizing committee chairperson Chris Carroll.

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Police chief steps down, sergeant to take reins

Deep River will have a new police chief by the end of this month. Mayor David Thompson made the announcement to council last week that Chief Ron Gignac has tendered his resignation with the police service. “It’s with much regret …

Town approves site plan for Morison offices

The development of Morison School into commercial office space has cleared another hurdle. Deep River council passed a bylaw last week entering the municipality into a site plan agreement with 773763 Alberta Inc – the company owned by Dieter von …

Town releases long-awaited fire report

Deep River council has released its long-awaited fire master plan report. The town took out a full-page advertisement in this issue of the NRT to announce that news. Dillon Consulting was brought on board more than two years ago to …

Mayor confident in GoCo model for AECL

Speaking to an audience at the Deep River Library, Deep River Mayor David Thompson provided an update recently on the Government-owned, Contractor-operated (GoCo) business model being proposed for the Chalk River Laboratories (CRL). Mayor Thompson provided details on his trip …