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July 9, 2020

9 juillet 2020


Guest column : Chad Robinson


SATURDAY BREAKFASTS AT THE ORLEANS LEGION have been canceled until further notice under the nation wide state of emergency to combat the spread of COVID-19.


Little Ray’s Nature Centre halfway to fundraising goal
Posted July 10, 2020

Thousands of online donors have answer-ed an 11th-hour call to help save Little Ray’s Nature Centre from potentially going out of business and closing up shop after contributing nearly $150,000 to a GoFundMe campaign over the past five weeks. Read more


Local news

Plan your COVID-19 getaway in picturesque Westport
Posted July 10, 2020

If you are looking for a way to alleviate some of the stress you’ve built up while trying to live under the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic, you should consider spending a weekend in Westport. Read more



The future is cloudy for Orléans speedskaters

Posted May 14, 2020

Trying to stay active while self-isolating is difficult for your average person. For athletes who normally split their time between dry-land training and working out in the gym, it is especially difficult, even more so when your gym has been closed indefinitely. Read more



Sir Wil’s 'Hunchback' a true masterclass in high school theatre

Posted March 18, 2020

Lights open on The Notre Dame Cathedral, 1482, where a young man who has spent his whole life hidden away finally decides to defy his master and try his luck in the real world. Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School’s recent production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, directed by the school’s drama teacher, Sonya Schrum, was powerful and thought provoking. Read more







Sir Wil’s 'Hunchback' a true masterclass in high school theatre

Missoula Children’s Theatre production a lesson in teamwork

St. Peter production an ode to 70s era disaster films

The future is cloudy for Orléans speedskaters

Ottawa golf courses caught in coronavirus limbo

Orléans blind, deaf athlete trying to keep busy during COVID shutdown

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: Setting the record straight on wearing face masks


WALTER ROBINSON: Are we saving our seniors ... or slowly killing them?


Doug Feltmate: COVID-19 pandemic the final straw for troubled restaurant industry

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