Ambert Brown

August 20, 2017 Editor

Peacefully at the Hartford Home in Morrisburg on Saturday, August 19, 2017, Ambert Brown of Iroquois, in his 104th year.  Loving husband of Nelda Brown (nee Fader) for over 80 years.  Loving father of Ron […]

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Lawrence “Larry” Beechey

August 18, 2017 Editor

Deputy Commissioner of the O.P.P.- Retired Suddenly on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Larry Beechey of Iroquois, age 63. Loving husband of Carole Beechey (nee Lacourse). Cherished father of Jaime Beechey-Loucks of Morrisburg and Chris Beechey […]


Editorial: Troubled Times

August 17, 2017 Editor

It’s been tough to open a newspaper or turn to a news broadcast the last two weeks or so. Virulent racism, overt fascism and callous violence are rampant in the wake of Charlottesville, VA. Two […]


Editorial: Meet Me on Main Street

August 10, 2017 Editor

It sounds like such a simple concept. Close down a section of the ‘main drag’ of a village, set up some tables, invite local business to serve food, offer a beer tent, and add people. […]


Duane Russell Kirker

August 8, 2017 Editor

Peacefully at the Care For Hospice, in Cornwall, on Saturday, August 5, 2017. Duane Kirker of Iroquois at the age of 76 years. Beloved companion of Pat Hart. Loving father of Steven (Marie) of Iroquois, […]


Arnold Barkley

August 7, 2017 Editor

At the Woodland Villa Nursing Home, Long Sault, on Sunday, August 6, 2017, Arnold Barkley of Morrisburg, age 82. Loving husband of Edna Barkley (nee McNairn). Loving father of Marilyn Barkley of Morrisburg, Chuck Barkley […]


Beatrice Frigon

August 7, 2017 Editor

At the Woodland Villa Nursing Home, Long Sault, on Sunday, August 6, 2017, Beatrice Frigon (nee Froats) of Pidgeon Island, age 83. Beloved wife of the late Henry Mattice and the late Ed Frigon. Loving […]


Ed Merkley

August 5, 2017 Editor

Suddenly on Saturday, August 5, 2017, Ed “Tennessee Stud” Merkley of Dundela, age 51. Loving companion of Chelsea Shaver. Loving father of Curtis Merkley (Robin Helmer) of Dundela and Nicholas Merkley (Courtney Sweet) of Williamsburg. […]


Editorial: 50 days of summer

August 3, 2017 Editor

Did you know that we are right in the midst of 50 Days of Summer? Do you even know what 50 days of summer is and that today is day 26? If you do you […]


Richard “Dick” Armstrong

August 2, 2017 Editor

At the Ottawa Civic Hospital on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, Dick Armstrong of Morrisburg, age 74. Loving husband of Janice Armstrong (nee Ferguson). Dear stepfather of Mark Harper (Karen) of Morrisburg and Linda VanAllen (Barry) […]