County Road 43 widening pushed to 2022

The highly anticipated widening of County Road 43 is set to begin next year after a few design delays. North Grenville Council received a presentation...

Charges laid as a result of anti-lockdown rally

Four people have now been charged in relation to an illegal gathering in Kemptville. On April 8, 2021, members from the Grenville County Detachment of...

We really need a community group hug, right about now!

In the fall of 2019, IPSOS conducted a survey revealing that about half of Canadians were living in precarious financial circumstances, and 48% of...

Stay at home!

The Ontario government, under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, has extended the provincial declaration of emergency and the Stay-At-Home order (O.Reg 265/21). Effective...

Anti-Lockdown event held at local business

Following a Facebook post on Thursday last week, by the South Branch Bistro, the Kemptville community was abuzz about the announcement that the Bistro...

Statement by Mayor Nancy Peckford

This past week has been a roller coaster ride for our community. The notable rise in COVID cases in this area, driven by new...

Local naturalist receives lifetime achievement award

A local naturalist has been recognized by the Canadian Herpetological Society (CHS) for a lifetime of work studying amphibians and reptiles in Canada. Bishops Mills...

Young advocate promotes Green Shirt Day to encourage organ donation

Today is the third annual Green Shirt Day, recognized across Canada to encourage people to become organ donors. Fourteen-year-old Ethan Bos has been advocating for...

Covid in the Community – Some Teachable Moments

Submitted by  Councillor Doreen O'Sullivan Having avoided contact in the first and second waves, this time I have not been so fortunate. On Sunday, March 21,...

Concerns about proposed prison voiced at public meeting

North Grenville Council held a special meeting last week to allow concerned citizens the opportunity to share their thoughts on the proposed prison.  The building...