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Did the justice system do enough for the victims?

Sirpa Kuzyk wiped her tears Wednesday as she stood at the end of her long driveway just outside the village of Wilno.

“We could have prevented this,” Kuzyk said. 1,766 more words

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East or West, which trails are best?

Truth is, they’re both great.

Having just bought an ATV this spring I was anxious to hit the trails, no matter where they are. Growing up with dirt bikes, buying a quad just seemed like a natural thing to do now that the kids are older. 452 more words

Introducing Janelle

Renfrew County Doulas is proud to introduce Janelle Oppel as our Childbirth Educator. After a compelling introduction to birth as a teenager in Liberia Janelle knew she had found a life long passion. 192 more words

Stay Tuned!

We’re updating this site now and getting all our ducks in a row but please come back to see us soon as we have some exciting changes coming up. 34 more words

Woman who saved pig's bacon gets helping hand after mother's home burns down

A woman who took a stand — and won some hearts — when she came to the rescue of a piglet named Peaches, is now getting some help herself, after her childhood home burned to the ground. 260 more words

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Egan: From Brittons to General Store books, print makes for hard copy

The printed word is off to a bad start in 2015. Damn you, digital.

Argosy Books, a 30-year fixture on Dalhousie Street, closed Jan. 1. In the Glebe, Brittons — which carried more newspapers and magazines than almost anyone in town — unexpectedly shut its doors on the weekend, ending an almost 50-year run on Bank Street near Fifth Avenue. 698 more words

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Man sentenced to 13 years in prison for deadly stabbing

An Arnprior man going through withdrawal plunged a butcher knife twice into his friend’s heart to get a fix of cocaine, a Renfrew court heard Friday. 216 more words

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