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Sun rises on a cooler weather system

CHESTERVILLE — The summer’s heat and humidity hung on but was finally banished by a cooler weather system this morning, producing foggy conditions as local motorists headed to work. The fog combined with the rising…


First day of school, September 2018

CHESTERVILLE — Behind locked gates, the rippling Chesterville pool teases its potential but sits unused as the late-summer sun rises over another beautiful and warm day at the Community Park. Nearby, children’s playground equipment lies…








South Dundas imposes burn ban

SOUTH DUNDAS — South Dundas imposed a burn ban today. With scorching temperatures outside, the area is drying down. A South Dundas burn ban prohibits even campfires and fires used for cooking, a municipal communications…


Fireworks on the Ottawa River

Above, Sylvain Lauwers provided the above images of the Canada Day fireworks in LaFaivre, on the Ottawa River. Below, Jim McCuaig submitted these photos of the July 1st fireworks in another Ottawa Valley community —…