Cookshire IGA in recovery mode after weekend

Cookshire IGA in recovery mode after weekend

It’s been a hectic and troubling few days for the IGA in Cookshire after a fire, strongly suspected to be arson, broke out near the loading dock of the store early Sunday morning. “This is very tragic for everyone involved. It’s been a shock to the community,” said Pierre Genest-Denis, co-owner…

Kellylee Evans making up for lost time this Friday

Kellylee Evans making up for lost time this Friday

This year’s Musique Chez Nous series at Bandeen Hall got off to a rocky start after two of its initial performers had to cancel at the last minute. Juno award-winning jazz musician Kellylee Evans, however, is making the point that it’s never too late to make up for lost time by replacing her cancelled…



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Hooked on School Days kick off at Massey-Vanier

Hooked on School Days kick off at Massey-Vanier

For the last 14 years, the third week of February has marked the start of Hooked on School Days here in Quebec. Celebrated this year from February 17th to the 21st, Hooked on School Days is an initiative to encourage students to stay in school and to support their educational success. To highlight this…

Canada’s top cross-country athletes hit the trails

Canada’s top cross-country athletes hit the trails

The Eastern Canadian Championships, one of the most important races of the year for cross-country skiing in Canada, were held at Bishop’s University’s Golf and Ski Club over the weekend, in collaboration with the Club de Ski de Fond Orford. While the weather conditions made the races quite difficult,…