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.

Click the article title to read more on the topic.

February 22, 2021 |County of Renfrew COVID-19

February 22nd, 2021 County of Renfrew Notified of Positive Case of COVID-19 in Resident at Miramichi Lodge Pembroke: Administration at the County of Renfrew which operates Miramichi Lodge was notified Sunday evening of a positive COVID-19 test result involving a...

read more


  The Township of North Algona Wilberforce requires SWIM INSTRUCTORS and SUMMER  WORK STUDENTS Swim Instructors must: be at least 16 years of age and possess all necessary qualifications. Summer Students must: Public Works and Parks positions require the student...

read more

February 17, 2021 |Upper Ottawa Valley OPP

  UPPER OTTAWA VALLEY OPP SNOWMOBILE PATROL OPP’s SAVE Unit assisting (PEMBROKE, ON) – Patrols targeting Motorized Snow Vehicle (MSV) safety are underway in the Upper Ottawa Valley Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Detachment area with the assistance of members of...

read more

February 17, 2021 |Bonnechere Union Public Library

  For Immediate Release: February 12, 2021 Library Services to Resume As of February 10th, Renfrew County and District Health Unit was moved out of the shutdown and into a revised and strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe and Open in...

read more

February 11, 2021 |Ontario Delays March Break

  Ontario Delays March Break in an Effort to Reduce Community Transmission of COVID-19 TORONTO - Today, Stephen Lecce, Ontario's Minister of Education, issued the following statement regarding March break: "In support of our collective efforts to keep schools...

read more

February 10, 2021 |MORE DEBRIS LOCATED ON HWY 17

UPDATE #2OPP INVESTIGATING AFTER MORE DEBRIS LOCATED ON HIGHWAY 17 On February 9, 2021, at approximately 9:30 p.m., members of the Upper Ottawa Valley (UOV) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to found debris on Highway 17 near B Line Road in...

read more

February 9, 2021 |2021 Budget Public Notice

  NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The Council of North Algona Wilberforce Township will be holding a Special Council Meeting on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm to present the 2021 Budget. The meeting will be held at the Golden Lake Community Centre located at 3314...

read more

February 3, 2021 |County Approves 2021 Budget

                                                                 County of Renfrew Approves 2021 Budget Pembroke:  On Monday February 1st County of Renfrew Warden Debbie Robinson, and Councillor Jennifer Murphy, Chair of the County’s Finance & Administration...

read more

January 6, 2021 |Rankin Culture & Recreation Centre

  The Rankin Centre outdoor rink surface is ready for skating.   Although the Centre is not open due to COVID 19 the ice surface can be used for skating at any time free of charge.  We are asking that everyone who uses the ice adheres to all COVID-19 rules...

read more

November 25, 2020 |Ontario’s Main Street Relief Grant

Businesses: Get help with COVID-19 costs Find out if your business is eligible to recover costs for personal protective equipment (PPE) or for rebates to help with fixed costs, such as property tax and energy bills.   From MPP Yakabuski's Office - Main Street Relief...

read more

Do you have something you would like to share on The Current News Page? Submit a request: Contact Us

Please follow the guidelines below for your request to be considered:

  • Subject field reads: ‘RE: Current News Story Request’
  • First and Last Name
  • A little blurp on why you think this is important to share with the community
  • Your full Article/Story (must be spell checked)
  • Any external links, photos, or other resources that need to be included. 

*We reserve the right to approve or refuse your request. Any negative, inappropriate, or inaccurate information will result in a refusal.

Skip to content