Opinion

Editorial: Be responsible

April 26, 2018 Editor

Spring is here, finally. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, the bags filled with trash are lining the side of the road. The first two signs of spring do not normally go with […]

News

Caregiver ad scam

April 26, 2018 Editor

MORRISBURG – The Leader has been recently alerted that a ‘Caregiver Required’ advertisement which has appeared in recent editions is a scam. Do not respond. The ad is a woman supposedly looking for a caregiver […]

Entertainment

Production a huge success for Lions

April 26, 2018 Editor

MORRISBURG – The Iroquois-Matilda Lions club “took the theatre world by storm” again, with their rip-roaring production of Pat Cook’s whodunit farce, Madam’s Been Murdered, Tea Will Be Late. Three of the four productions of […]

Obituaries

Martin Geradus Pepers

April 23, 2018 Editor

January 8, 1926 – April 22, 2018 Peacefully at the Dundas Manor on Sunday, April 22, 2018. Martin Pepers of Iroquois, in his 93rd year. Dearly beloved husband of Clara Pepers. Loving father of Peter, […]

Obituaries

Florence “Nora” Meighan

April 23, 2018 Editor

September 23, 1936 – April 21, 2018 Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on April 21, 2018 in the May Court Hospice. In her 82nd year, Nora was the dear wife and best friend of […]

Obituaries

Betty Markell

April 20, 2018 Editor

Suddenly at home on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Betty Markell of Brinston, age 62. Loving mother of Allan Markell (Melanie) of Cornwall. Loving grandmother of Shayna and Sawyer. Dear sister of Lisa Beatson (David) of […]

Obituaries

Hilary McConell

April 20, 2018 Editor

Suddenly at her home on Monday, April 16, 2018.  Hilary McConell (nee Regan) of Iroquois at the age of 74.  Dearly beloved wife of Bill McConell. Hilary was born in Gloucester, England on August 18, […]

Opinion

Editorial: What’s in a date?

April 19, 2018 Editor

Last week’s article about the pending closure of the Bank of Montreal branch in Iroquois prompted much debate in the newsroom. The debate was not over the branch closure itself, but over the year the […]

Obituaries

Clare Oren Dunbar

April 18, 2018 Editor

April 15, 1925 – April 17, 2018 Peacefully at the Winchester and District Memorial Hospital, on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Clare Dunbar of Morrisburg, (formerly of Iroquois) at the age of 93. Dearly beloved husband […]