North Dundas

Wheat view

CHESTERVILLE — The winter wheat harvest is under way at Vanden Bosch Farms.  Betty Vanden Bosch  supplied this image of the farm’s combine at work in the cereal crop on July 19. Her grandson, Sawyer, is…



Health Unit issues heat advisory

CHESTERVILLE — With thermometers eclipsing 30 ºC, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit has issued a heat advisory. Among other tips to avoid dehydration, the EOHU advises drinking plenty of cool liquids — before you feel thirsty —…










Kitchen fire extinguished

CHESTERVILLE — Chesterville and Morewood firefighters extinguished a kitchen fire at 21 Faubert Ave. on June 22. The owner wasn’t home at the time of the noon-hour incident. An automated security system called in the…


Jumping into the South Nation River

CHESTERVILLE — The Main Street bridge doubled as a diving platform for some local swimmers on the Nation River in Chesterville, June 10. Despite its muddy complexion, the waterway seems to have become an increasingly…