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A Great Run For Rideau Canal Skateway!!

The one good thing about this year’s winter weather is how good it was to our Rideau Canal Skateway.  Past years have seen it almost too cold to skate out there or worse case scenario, too mild and it closes

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Christmas Tree Recycling Options Include Local Farms

With Christmas now behind us, you might be thinking about taking down your tree soon. If you have a real tree, don’t be so quick to just toss it by the curb. Many farm animals enjoy eating or playing with

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Volunteers Needed For 41st Edition Of Winterlude

Canadian Heritage is looking for volunteers for the 41st edition of Winterlude! The festival is set for February 1st – 18th, 2019. A variety of positions are available, which cater to a wide variety of skills, experiences and time commitments. Anyone

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Rideau Canal Slushway – Officially Closed For The Season

The Rideau Canal Skateway is officially closed for the season. The NCC inspected the ice conditions today and observed that the mild weather and the precipitation over the past few days have deteriorated the Rideau Canal Skateway’s ice faster than

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The First Weekend Of Winterlude Has Arrived! 

The 40th edition of Winterlude begins this weekend with the Official Winterlude Launch on Friday, February 2nd. This year, the Winterlude fun will span three weekends, wrapping up on Monday, February 19 (Family Day in Ontario). The official sites are the

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