Monthly Archives: December 2018

Holiday swimming

The New Liskeard Pool and Fitness Centre has free public swimming times over the  holidays:January 2: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. – sponsored by Perrin Funeral Chapel; 1-3 p.m. – sponsored by New Liskeard Lions Club.January 3: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. – sponsored by the Rotary Club of Haileybury;

Freezing rain Friday

From Environment Canada:Freezing rain warning in effect for: New Liskeard – TemagamiPatchy freezing rain or freezing drizzle continue this morning. A change to rain is expected later this morning as temperatures rise above zero.Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery. Take extra care

Significant storm expected

Special weather statement in effect for: New Liskeard – TemagamiSignificant winter storm expected tonight into Friday night.A Colorado low that is tracking towards Ontario will bring a mixed bag of weather to Northeastern Ontario this afternoon into Friday. Regions from Sault Ste. Marie to North Bay may see 5 to

Christmas, fore and aft

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter Gently falling snow, starry-eyed children, the faint scent of wood smoke, twinkling lights and flickering candles, carols in the air, home-baked treats....Enough of that.How about crappy weather and bad roads, long line-ups in stores and longer still credit card statements, and tired, whiny parents with over-sugared children?It's that

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Holiday duty

At this time of year the good feelings and positive sentiments abound.Many parking lots at retail outlets are full to bursting which is good to see because this is when many businesses make enough money to see them through the lean months after the rush.It’s been said in this space

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