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Blacksmithing Revival

  Hammond, ON – South east of Ottawa in the community of Hammond there is a business that is a throwback to the early days of rural Ontario, before the mass production throwaway age, where you had to make the implements you needed to make a living. The blacksmith shop was central to most rural communities where farmers could get a blade More...

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By Reg Coffey On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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South Stormont Council Rejects St. Andrews West Community Hall by Reg Coffey

Long Sault – Last night at the regular scheduled town council meeting, the council voted to reject the idea of adding a community hall to the new fire station to be built. In the discussion over the Action Request More...

By Reg Coffey On Thursday, January 28th, 2016
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Commemorative Coin and Landfill Wells at South Stormont Council Meeting by Reg Coffey

  Long Sault – Last night at the regular South Stormont Township Council meeting Richard Vinet, a Canadian Vietnam War veteran, presented the township with a coin to commemorate the 50th anniversary More...

By Reg Coffey On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015
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Welcome to WDMH’s Newest Obstetrician

Dr. Kelly Goodwin SSN – Winchester District Memorial Hospital announces the addition of another member of their hospital staff. Winchester District Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome to Dr. Kelly Goodwin More...

By Reg Coffey On Thursday, November 26th, 2015
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South Stormont Town Council Meeting, 25 November 2015 by Reg Coffey

Long Sault –Mayor Jim Bancroft began the meeting by sharing thank you cards from the students of Rothwell Osnabruck School that the council had received with regards to Remembrance Day activities. The only More...

By Reg Coffey On Thursday, October 8th, 2015
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Burger Knocks Lauzon Down and Clement Kicks Him by Reg Coffey

Patrick Berger, Guy Lauzon, Bernadette Clement, Elaine Kennedy SSN – It was a feisty debate at the Civic Complex last night. Three of the four candidates were ready for battle and battle they did. The Green More...

By Reg Coffey On Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
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Ingleside Long Sault Lost Villages Lions Club at the Stormont County Fair by Reg Coffey

Newington – The brand new Lions Club in South Stormont sprang into action this past weekend to run the food concession at the Newington Fair grounds for the Stormont Country Fair. With a rather lengthy name More...

By Reg Coffey On Monday, August 31st, 2015
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The 1st Annual Eastern Ontario Garlic Festival by Reg Coffey

  SSN – It was a great day for the 1st Annual Eastern Ontario Garlic Festival in Cornwall’s Lamoureax Park. You couldn’t have asked for better weather. It was bright and sunny with a cool breeze blowing More...

By Reg Coffey On Thursday, August 13th, 2015
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Local Hero Honoured at Council Meeting by Reg Coffey

Rodney Wilson and Family with Fire Chief Gilles Crepeau Long Sault – Last night scheduled meeting, the South Stormont Township Council recognized the heroic efforts of Rodney Wilson in saving a Quebec couple More...

By Reg Coffey On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
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Proposed By-law May Eliminate Homeowner’s Right to Appeal Yard Maintenance Work Order by Reg Coffey

  Long Sault – In a rare Monday night meeting the South Stormont Township Council followed a full agenda. The first item on the agenda after opening the meeting with the Lord’s Prayer was a $2500 cheque More...