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West Nipissing
Thursday, July 29, 2021


Nothing comes of councillor’s conduct violations

West Nipissing Council overstepped their authority when handing down two punishments to one of their own for violating their Code of Conduct, at what...

COVID causes two more deaths in district

Two residents of the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit passed away as a result of COVID-19 in the past week, bringing the...

Big loss for Lavigne

Robert “Bob” Marier, a well-known public figure in the community of Lavigne for many years, a former councillor and active community volunteer, passed away...

Old Field school sells well over asking price

It was a nice surprise to the municipality when the derelict Ste-Marie school in Field sold for substantially more than expected. In a tax...

Rescue days on recess at West Nipissing Food Bank

The West Nipissing Food Bank is cutting back their operations to two days a month, after supply issues made it unfeasible to continue their...

‘Polar bear patrol’ now part of Frank Savage’s policing duties

François ‘Frank’ Savage, a former police officer with the West Nipissing Police Service, is now serving the most northern community of any province (excluding...

Lavigne gets recycling bins, solid waste budget finally passed

Six recycling bins will be headed to Lavigne, resolving the final decision council needed to make to pass the solid waste management budget for...

Honouring Indigenous Peoples Day

Louisette Mallette and Jean Maringer hosted a ceremony at Old Scouts’ Island on June 20, raising the Anishinaabe First Nations and Metis flags in...

Farmers, vendors market coming to downtown SF

A new farmers and vendors market is being planned for downtown Sturgeon Falls. Stuart Seville and Gayle Primeau, the husband-and-wife team behind so many...

Church offers free clothing for families

With many families facing financial hardship due to the ongoing pandemic, the SF Pentecostal Church decided to provide a bit of relief by offering...
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