Editorial: School bus blues

January 18, 2018 Editor

Unpredictable winter weather caused a spat of school bus cancellations last week, the first week back from Christmas vacation. Students attended school only two of five days. Cancelling buses during inclement weather is part of […]


Gibberish: Christmas Puddin’

January 16, 2018 W. Gibb – Leader staff

I think the photo accompanying this column really says it all. Puddin’, aka the Orange Menace, does not view Christmas with affection. In her kingdom, jolly elves, reindeer, any visitors, snowmen, partridges in pear trees, […]


Conservation authority issues flood advisory

January 12, 2018 Editor

FINCH – The South Nation Conservation Authority issued a warning Friday morning after the sudden thaw January 11th. SNC expects watercourses to rise over the next week due to above-freezing temperatures and the forecast rainfall. […]


Snowstorm expected Friday

January 11, 2018 Editor

Environment Canada continued to special weather statement today forecasting a cold front crossing into Eastern Ontario by Friday morning. The forecast has rain in the morning quickly changing to snow, with a brief period of […]