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West Nipissing
Thursday, January 27, 2022


Town council finally convenes

At the 11th hour, the fractured West Nipissing council finally reached an agreement regarding a controversial notice of motion, which allowed them to deliberate...

Local doctor shortage worsening

Up to 700 people in West Nipissing are scrambling to find a doctor. The loss of Dr. Martin Desjardins, who is closing his practice...

Little NHL cancelled again

For the third straight year, COVID-19 has forced Nipissing First Nation (NFN) organizers to cancel the Little Native Hockey League (LNHL) tournament. The annual event...

Keeping budding artists busy and engaged during COVID

In times of COVID parents are finding it a puzzle to discover suitable fun-filled activities for children while maintaining the distancing conditions required during...

COVID Update: Return to in-person learning

After a two-week delay, students across the province returned to in-person learning this Monday (Jan. 17) to some notable and controversial COVID protocols. Local health...

Bison farmer recovers most of his herd after 20-day chase

Mesut Ates was still trying to bring in his herd of escaped bison on January 4, and he remained optimistic, if a bit exhausted....

Field pioneers celebrate 70 years of marriage

Gérald and Mireille Aubin celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary at the Au Château on Dec. 27. Seventy years of marriage is a phenomenal milestone,...

COVID shutdowns are back

If you thought the calendar switching to 2022 meant things would be different, the Ontario government provided a harsh reminder that we’re still in...

Bison escape local farm, cause collision on Hwy 64

The OPP is advising everyone in the area to drive with caution as a herd of seven juvenile bison are still on the loose...

Action group urges council to get back to work

Fed-up locals are looking from help from higher up as they try and get West Nipissing’s dysfunctional town council to put aside their differences...
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