Merrickville to take a stab at ParticipACTION challenge this year

Merrickville-Wolfdord’s Recreation Health and Wellness Advisory Committee will officially coordinate the Village’s participation in the ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge this year. The Challenge is...

Local firefighters get appreciation day

On Wednesday, May 4, people around the world celebrated International Firefighter Appreciation Day. An event hosted by Kemptville Retirement Living helped to make sure...

Ukraine initiative a success in Merrickville

A fundraising initiative, which was started last month by the Merrickville-Wolford Chamber of Commerce to aid Ukraine in the wake of the invasion by...

Local groups approach fundraising goal to help refugee family

Two local organizations are working together to help sponsor a family seeking refuge from Afghanistan. Khatera Saeedi along with her mother, sister and two...

M-W Chamber of Commerce launches Ukraine initiative

by Brandon Mayer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter A new initiative called “Merrickville-Wolford Stands with Ukraine” launched on Sunday, March 20. The initiative, which is being...

Council notes from Mayor Struthers

It seems that, after almost two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, the word endemic is much being used lately from our Local and Provincial...

Floor collapse at the historic Baldachin

At around 9:40 am last Thursday morning, the Merrickville Fire Department responded to a call at the Baldachin Inn following reports of a structural...

A Christmas message from Mayor Doug Struthers

The Covid 19 pandemic is persistent – and so as a community we must continue to be persistent. This pandemic is a problem –...

Christmas in Merrickville 2021 – The Official Kickoff to the Holiday Season

by Robyn Eagle, President, M-W & District Chamber of Commerce Christmas in Merrickville is the traditional kickoff to the holiday season in Merrickville-Wolford, scheduled the...

The Canadian Churchman – Merrickville’s pioneer newspaper

The Anglican Church in Canada has had many publications through which it communicated with members of the communion and the outside world. In the...