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On September 27th, 2016, the province cancelled Phase II of the Large Renewable Procurement process.  This is the process which …
The townships of Addington Highlands and North Frontenac are the proposed locations for one of Canada's largest wind farms. BEAR…
Firework – Saturday is the big night for our annual fireworks display. And the weather forecast is looking good. It will start a…
Dams and ponds created by beaver can sometimes be a nuisance on private land — flooding agricultural fields and forests, washing…
Hi all, due to the precipitation received over the weekend combined with the widespread precipitation yesterday and the forecast…
Hi All,   Did you have a great Long Weekend? The weather cooperated. The lake was busy.   If you enjoyed the Long Weeken…
Quinte Conservation and the Low Water Response Team have declared a Level 3 Low Water Condition due to lack of rainfall and low …
Hi all,  the MNR Fire Weather forecast now has an FWI of 33 for us today and tomorrow to be 30.   Anything over 23 is extreme ha…
Cottage Sharing Agreements - FOCA seminar in Perth - Aug. 14th FOCA is coming to Perth on August 14th for the latest in our Cot…
The Canada Day Boat Parade will be leaving from from Jacques' Bay at 11:00 a.m on Friday, July 1. This year it will be lead by …
This years SDRA Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday, July 2nd from 9:30 - 12:30 am at the Pineview Free Methodist Ch…
Fire Chief Casey Cuddy has ordered a Fire Ban for all of Addington Highlands effective immediately. His message is below. Worth …
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 2, 2016 QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A LOW WATER STATEMENT Quinte Conservation has declared a Level …
Click on the link below to view the Minutes from our 2015 Annual General Meeting. AGMMinutes-July-4-2015.pdf   SDRA Board
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) will be conducting the Broadscale Monitoring Program (BsM) on Skootamatta …
Several people noticed the fire at the Northbrook Foodland on their way home after the long weekend. We are pleased to report th…
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Re: Lost lifejacket

The lifejacket has been found. A very special thanks to the folks who found it and for getting in touch with me.

Lost lifejacket

Life jacket blew out of the boat somewhere in the middle of the Narrows on Saturday, September 3. Multiple passes after realizin…

Re: Free army bunk bed

Bunk beds are gone.

Sterling Silver Necklace with Skootamatta Lake Coordinates

Hey there fellow Skoot lovers! Looking forward to this coming long-weekend at my favourite spot on earth - Skootamatta Lake - wh…

Family Properties For Sale

Skootamatta Lake family properties; 2.5 hours drive from Ottawa, 3.5-4 hours drive from Toronto; 246 feet of waterfront (owned),…

Looking to buy live in year round on Skootamatta

Looking to purchase live in year round cottage/house on skootamatta lake. Please msg me with details text 2899698473 or email Ti…

3 Bedroom cottage on Skootamatta- $469,000

Three bedroom, three season cottage for sale. Well maintained and clean. Newer IKEA kitchen features dishwasher, fridge, microwa…

2014 20 HP Yamaha motor and controls for sale

20 HP 4 Stroke Yamaha motor. New in 2014. No feedback steering kit and wheel. Side mount control and cables. Fuel tank.
P…

Re: Ecologically Sound Program to reduce Mosquitos & Blackflies

CHEMICAL OR NOT THIS KIND OF INTERFERENCE IN NATURE IS ABSOLUTELY APPALLING. I AM WATCHING THIS CLOSELY AND WILL BE FIGHTING AGA…

Cottage/apt size washer & dryer, plus couch, tables, etc.

I have a stackable washer and dryer for sale, small size. Asking $75.00 for the pair.
Renovating and have other stuff for sale …

Re: 2 boats for sale

14 foot blue crestliner still available. $500 obo. Call Bill Rahm613-336-0014

Cottage/Apt size stackable washer dryer

Renovating, I also have a wood stove, coffee table, etc. Call Karen 613-336-8145.
Wood stove was Wett certified 3 years ago.

Couch etc

I am renovating and need to free up space. I have a couch and other stuff for free and for sale.
Call Karen 613-336-8145 in Jac…

Re: Ecologically Sound Program to reduce Mosquitos & Blackflies

We are interested in hearing more.
Steve and Mary Johnston
1433 Jacques Bay Road

Re: Ecologically Sound Program to reduce Mosquitos & Blackflies

Hello again Martin,

Please ignore the first reply. I have found the information. I would be happy to discuss this at the A…