Obituaries

Obituary: Lee Shaver

Peacefully at the Winchester & District Memorial Hospital, on Tuesday, July 9, 2019. Lee Shaver of Iroquois at the age of 88. Dearly beloved husband of Jean Shaver (nee Ridsdale). Loving father of Sandra Lee […]

Obituaries

Obituary: Gerard Backes

At the Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Saturday, July 6, 2019, Gerry Backes of Williamsburg, age 81. Loving husband of Claire Backes (nee Riopelle) for 60 years. Loving father of Louise Vachon of Morrisburg, Lynn […]

Opinion

Editorial: Infrastructure time bomb

As this region celebrates the 60th anniversary of the official opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway system, communities along the river face an uncertain and costly obstacle to their financial and infrastructure stability. Iroquois, Morrisburg, […]

Opinion

Editorial: Oh grow up!

There’s a problem with maturity in our current political discourse: it appears to be fleeting at its best, and next to non-existent at worst. Last week, a Conservative Party of Canada candidate from the Toronto […]

Obituaries

Carole Hodgson

Peacefully at home on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, Carole Hodgson (nee Lawlor) of Iroquois, age 75. Loving wife of Doug Hodgson. Loving mother of Craig of Iroquois. Proud grandmother of Hunter. Dear sister of Phyllis […]