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Friday, July 30, 2021


Beautification committee asks town for $20K investment

The Sturgeon Falls Beautification Committee is asking the municipality for a $20K contribution for 2021, to continue its efforts to enhance the town. On...

Top Chef contender thrilled with hometown support

At just 41, Stéphane Levac is one of Canada’s top chefs, and that’s the title he’ll be vying for next month on the televised...

Villa Aubin finally has an elevator thanks to tireless lobbying

After years of lobbying, the elderly residents of Villa Aubin Apartments in Sturgeon Falls finally have an elevator. The two-storey building is owned by...

Local author reveals how he retired at 29

Réjean Venne of Sturgeon Falls wrote a book to help Canadians on a path to early retirement – a path he himself has blazed....

Sculpture contest spawns striking snow art during shutdown

Théo Senecal plops down for a photo next to his snow sculpture of a beaver. Rory Senecal and her family’s winning gumball machine sculpture. The...

Colourful gorilla chilling in downtown SF

Downtown Sturgeon Falls has been hit with another splash of colour, and a gorilla in headphones. On Monday, February 15th, the latest mural went...

Backyard rinks big boon in COVID times

It’s been an especially long winter in West Nipissing. The season is always dark, frigid and seemingly endless; but that has been especially true...

Kids launch sweet business during pandemic

While many families are struggling to keep their children engaged during times of COVID, Jennifer Pineo of Warren has involved her children, Layla and...

West Nipissing arenas closed for winter

The Sturgeon Falls and Verner arenas are closed for the duration of the winter, as a result of the North Bay Parry Sound Health...

Takeout taking off as restaurants navigate another lockdown

What once looked to be a two-week dining room closure has now become the new normal for West Nipissing restaurants, but some are making...
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