CHEO pediatric day surgery program expands to Carleton Place

SUBMITTED A new regional pediatric surgical program has been launched to address the waitlist for surgeries for children and youth in eastern Ontario and bring care closer to families across […]

Lanark OPP officers enter fast flowing river for rescue

SUBMITTED Changes location to Maple Lane from street Several Lanark County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are being praised for entering the fast-flowing Mississippi River in Carleton Place to bring […]

Lights out in the den: Bears devour Canadians to claim playoff berth

CHRIS UHLIG Did you see it? Did you hear it? Did you, did you? Well with 814 spectators watching in the benches of the den Friday night, it’s very much […]

Lanark OPP make arrest in connection with trail incident

SUBMITTED The Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has made an arrest in connection with a disturbing incident in Carleton Place. It happened March 14, 2024, on […]

Carleton Place lights up the night with “Streetscape Showcase” art installation

SUBMITTED The Downtown Carleton Place BIA is proud to announce the launch of an innovative placemaking project designed to engage visitors with light, colour and artwork in the heritage shopping […]

Distraction thieves strike in Carleton Place Independent Grocer parking lot

SUBMITTED Lanark County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is seeking assistance from the public to help identify the persons responsible for a distraction theft that  occurred in the parking lot of the […]

‘Medal at EOSSAA’: Carleton Place Bears earn LCIAA hoops cup over Perth Blue Devils

BY LAURIE WEIR It was a showdown on the hard court that could have gone either way, but Carleton Place held a slim lead to win the Lanark County Interschool […]

New Emergency Department taking shape

SUBMITTED BY MISSISSIPPI RIVER HEALTH ALLIANCE Construction on the Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital’s (CPDMH) new Emergency Department is on track with dozens of workers on-site working on multiple […]

Health Hub, park rejuvenation and more on tap in Carleton Place for 2024

BY LAURIE WEIR What’s in store in 2024 for the Town of Carleton Place?  We touched base with Mayor Toby Randell, who said the town prides itself on providing citizens […]

Local Land Trust receives fantastic Christmas gift!

SUBMITTED BY MISSISSIPPI MADAWASKA LAND TRUST Not everyone can say they received a new property for Christmas! Such was the case for the Mississippi Madawaska Land Trust (MMLT) this holiday […]