Concerns raised over lack of transparency of Municipal Emergency Control Group

A few residents have raised concern over the past few months about the transparency around the Merrickville-Wolford's Municipal Emergency Control Group (MECG). The MECG...

The Village Bean celebrates 10th anniversary

The Village Bean Coffee House in Merrickville celebrated an important milestone last week - their 10-year anniversary. When owner Robyn Fredickson moved to Merrickville from...

Unique Online Art Auction benefits Winchester District Memorial Hospital

Carrie A. Keller (O’Neill) is a well-known local artist who has a unique idea to support the WDMH Foundation and help make our homes...

New brush amnesty days at landfill

The Village of Merrickville-Wolford has added six brush amnesty days at the landfill to the schedule for 2021.  The decision was made at the council...
Letters to the editor

Letter to the Editor – Nana B

Dear Editor, What follows is an open letter to Nana B of Nana B's Bakery in Merrickville. I would like to share a secret with...

Local author publishes collection of Emily Carr quotes

A local author has published a collection of Emily Carr quotes, just in time for the 150 anniversary of Emily Carr’s birthdate.   As an...

Local business benefits from Digital Main Street

A local business is singing the praises of Ontario’s Digital Main Street program. Digital Main Street (DMS) was first launched in 2016 by the Toronto...

Merrickville Day Nursery School raising money for playground

Merrickville Day Nursery School (MDNS) is selling rain barrels over the next month to raise money for a new shade structure for their playground....

Merrickville-Wolford Council decides not to change re-cycling program

Recycling in Merrickville-Wolford is likely to remain status quo until Ontario implements the producer responsibility model in the municipality in 2023. At the council meeting...

Residents frustrated over municipality’s treatment of advisory committees

Residents of Merrickville-Wolford are concerned about how long it is taking for municipal council and staff to reinstate the municipality’s advisory committees. At an...