The Current News

Welcome to The Current News page! Here you will find any important updates and information issued by the Township of North Algona Wilberforce. You will also find some fun community and recreation stories.

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September 17, 2020 | COVID-19 Updates Bulletin

  On Saturday September 19, 2020, the North Algona Wilberforce Fire Department will be conducting a live burn training exercise on Woito Station Road.  This burn is based on the NFPA 1403 standard.  The training exercise will include all available members of the North...

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September 10, 2020 | COVID-19 Updates Bulletin

  Looks like there will be frost on the pumpkins soon, someone turned the heat off on Labour Day.   Chilly and rainy seems to be the weather for now. Children that are going back are in school now, some are doing all lessons from home and will not be returning to the...

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September 3, 2020 | COVID-19 Updates Bulletin

  September is here and many area children are heading back to school. Residents are reminded to watch for children and stop when you see the red flashing lights of a school bus. As some children are staying home this fall be mindful that children may be playing...

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September 1, 2020 | Bear Encounters

Ontario Provincial Police                      News Release/ Police provinciale de l’Ontario Communiqué   FROM/DE:  Upper Ottawa Valley OPP                DATE:  September 1, 2020   BEAR ENCOUNTERS – WHEN TO CALL POLICE   (PETAWAWA, ON) – In the past week...

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September 1, 2020 | School Buses are returning soon

Ontario Provincial Police                      News Release/ Police provinciale de l’Ontario                  Communiqué   FROM/DE:  Upper Ottawa Valley OPP                DATE:  September 1, 2020    SCHOOL BUSES ARE RETURNING SOON Drivers reminded to...

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August 27, 2020 | COVID-19 Updates Bulletin

    Another rainy day, seems like we are seeing more days like this, a big change from early summer. Hopefully residents and visitors can get out and enjoy our community between the showers.  The lakes are still warm and the grass in our parks are green....

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August 20, 2020 | COVID-19 Updates Bulletin

We have now reached the point of being able to be confident that covid-19 protocol will most likely be in effect for the remainder of 2020 and maybe beyond. We do live with the warning that at any time things can change and we may be forced into a total lockdown....

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August 24- 28 2020 | OPP Operation Decibel

        FROM/DE:  Upper Ottawa Valley OPP                DATE:  August 17, 2020   UOV OPP LAUNCHING OPERATION DECIBEL Campaign runs from August 24-28, 2020   (PEMBROKE, ON) – The Upper Ottawa Valley (UOV) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial...

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August 14, 2020 | Taste of the Valley 2020 Cancelled

    County of Renfrew ___________________________________________________________________ Media Relations MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                                          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   August 14th, 2020 Taste...

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August 13, 2020 | COVID-19 Updates Bulletin

    Hope everyone is enjoying the summer.  The weather is a little more balanced with precipitation and sun. Camp- fires are still permitted. The days are still long enough for outdoor adventures and lying in the sun. Only a couple days let for large item...

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August 6, 2020 | COVID-19 Updates Bulletin

Finally, we have received much needed rain, things were looking pretty dry; hopefully, it was enough to save crops and make the grass green again. The Township is looking for your input for our Strategic Plan survey. The surveys are available online at...

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The Sharing Place | Vegetable Donations

  GOT EXTRA VEGETABLES IN YOUR GARDEN   The Sharing  Place  Food  bank  will accept  donations of  fresh  garden vegetables to distribute  to  our  Families  in need  for the  months  of August,  September  and October.  Call the numbers below for pick up or to...

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July 23, 2020 | Final 2020 Taxes

  2020 TAXES    As of July 23, 2020, all final tax billings will have been mailed. Please note that the first installment is due August 31, 2020 and the second installment is due October 30, 2020. Tax invoices can be paid at the office using cash/cheque or debit....

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Press Release: Interest-Free Grace Period

May 20, 2020 North Algona Wilberforce Township recognizes the financial hardships that some residents may be enduring, to assist residents that are struggling through these most difficult times the Township will not be charging interest on late payments for the March...

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