Posts by: Jason Marshall

 

VHR Christmas Cash Raffle winners

 •  January 7

It was a nice Christmas gift for three lucky people on Thursday morning, as VHR held its annual Christmas Cash Raffle draw. Congratulations to the...

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Federal inmate wanted by police

 •  October 18

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement Squad is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant...

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Pembroke celebrates Valley fiddle and step

 •  September 7

(Shown in photo is Ian Hamilton of Cobden, champion in the 45-64 fiddle. Photo by Jason Marshall) The Pembroke Old Time Fiddle & Step Dance...

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VHR broadcasting Pembroke contest live

 •  September 3

A quick reminder to all Fiddling and Step Dancing fans that Valley Heritage Radio will be broadcasting the 41st Annual Fiddling & Step Dancing...

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UPDATE: Missing Carleton Place man found

 •  August 31

UPDATE: Howard Sonnenburg, who had been missing since last Monday, has been found safe. This, according to a Facebook post from his...

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UPDATE: Body of boater found in Ottawa River

 •  August 30

UPDATE: Ottawa Police have confirmed they have found the body of a boater who went missing on the Ottawa River near Constance Bay on the...

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Blue-green algae found in Muskrat Lake

 •  August 24

The Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change has advised the Renfrew County and District Health Unit that test results from water samples...

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UDPATE: Bishop to run for gold Saturday

 •  August 19

Did you hear a long, loud roar Thursday night just before 8:30? That was the sound of proud Ottawa Valley folks cheering as Eganville’s Melissa...

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Police search for missing Pontiac man

 •  August 18

The Public Security Service of the MRC des Collines-de-l’Outaouais is currently looking to locate 51-year-old Guy St-Jean, who resides on...

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Police seek help in murder investigation

 •  August 18

The OPP have released a map highlighting an area in and around downtown Perth that they are hoping will lead to some information from the public in...

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Renfrew County teen facing murder charge

 •  August 17

A 17-year-old male from Renfrew County is now facing a second-degree murder charge in connection to a Horton Township man found dead Saturday night...

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More hot, muggy weather on the way

 •  July 12

Did you enjoy the cooler weather this past weekend? Well, it may be time to turn your air conditioning back on as a weather warning has been...

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Eganville’s Bishop running to Rio!

 •  July 11

Eganville’s Melissa Bishop has shown she is ready for the Rio Summer Olympics next month, as she locked up her spot Sunday with a big win in the...

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Renfrew County hosting public meetings

 •  July 11

The County of Renfrew is in the process of updating its Official Plan, and a series of six open houses and public meetings will be held around the...

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Police ask drivers to watch for kids

 •  July 11

The OPP is reminding us that with school being out, there are more kids and youth on the roads and sidewalks, both day and night. Drivers should...

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Beware of scammers claiming to be CRA

 •  July 8

Police are warning the public of an ongoing phone scam where callers identify themselves as the Canada Revenue Agency. The caller states that the...

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Renfrew County concerned about wild parsnip

 •  July 8

The County of Renfrew continues to be concerned with the spread of wild parsnip, after the plant was found on a number of public and private...

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Clutch shots earn Major win for Henderson

 •  June 14

The number-2 ranked female golfer in the world is from the Ottawa Valley. Smiths Falls’ Brooke Henderson has climbed to number two overall on...

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Blood donor clinic in Cobden June 20th

 •  June 14

If you are a blood donor, and want to give the Gift of Life, you can do so next Monday (June 20th) at a blood donor clinic in Cobden. If you are...

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Westmeath, Madawaska public schools to close

 •  June 1

When the school year ends, the doors to two Upper Ottawa Valley schools will close for good. Westmeath and Madawaska public schools will not...

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