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this week in history

DECEMBER 23, 1964: In his closing address to council for 1964, Mayor WW Prest complimented the elected representatives on their “vim, vigour and initiative.” They have been power houses in council, he told them, and often difficult to deal with because of their decided opinions, but they had worked hard to give sound economic government.

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CNL opens new $55M lab

Senior staff and project managers from Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) were joined by elected officials and special guests last Thursday to mark the completion of the new Hydrogen Isotopes Technology Laboratory at Chalk River. > continue reading       …

Committee backs call for fire plan

Deep River’s new “protection and safety” committee is recommending that town council put aside $25,000 to create a strategic plan for its fire department. > continue reading        

New council gets down to business

December 17 was the first regular meeting for the new council of Laurentian Hills after the inaugural meeting that took place December 3. > continue reading