Online Exclusives

October 11, 2017

Alumnus of the Hospital for Sick Children gives back
Miranda Zeppieri has been living with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) a rare genetic disorder producing tumours in her organs, her entire life. Click here for more.


September 26, 2017

Community Celebration at OVWRC - Recognizing 15 Years of Walking Lightly on the Environment
Laurentian Valley, ON (September 21st, 2017) – The Ottawa Valley Waste Recovery Centre is preparing the finishing touches for a community event celebrating 15 years of providing waste processing services to local Municipalities. The Centre will be hosting an open house for the public with tours and activities to thank the community for their dedicated participation in the Centre’s waste diversion programs.  Click here for more.


September 13, 2017

Tim's cookie makes PMFRC smile
Purchasing a Smile Cookie at the Garrison Petawawa Tim Hortons and the Tim Hortons location at 3381 Petawawa Blvd will help fund the Petawawa Military Family Resource Centre (PMFRC). Click here for more.


July 20, 2017

August 1 Cape Breton Ceidligh in Rankin presents world-class East Coast talent
On August 1, in Rankin, Stone Fence Theatre is staging a ceidligh - a concert of East Coast and traditional music - that will be remembered as one of the top traditional music events of the year in the Ottawa Valley. Click here for more.


July 7, 2017

Petawawa Chapter of Candadian Forces Logistics Association opening in Petawawa
We are pleased to announce that a branch of the Canadian Forces Logistics Association (CFLA) is opening in Petawawa. The CFLA is an association for Canadian Forces Logisticians by Logisticians of all trades, classes and elements. Click here for more.

2017 Petawawa Civic Centre Days
The 2017 Civic Centre Days rolled into Petawawa from June 14-18, bringing loads of entertainment and fun for the whole family. This exciting event has been a mainstay in the community, this year featuring a variety of activities including a craft beer festival, slo-pitch competition, Run for R.E.D., live music, a midway, antique car show, tough trucker event, and kids challenge. Click here for more.

Seven Petawawa students receive Outstanding Citizenship Award
The youth of Petawawa continue to be a shining example of community involvement, with seven teens receiving an Outstanding Citizenship Award. Click here for more.

Ed Chow receives Senior of the Year Award
Edwin “Ed” Chow is involved in countless facets of the community. Click here for more.

Task Force Tomachomp – Feeding the Hungry Bear
It all started on a cold day on 5 March, when the 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (CMBG) Torch Party stepped off their plane in Cold Lake, Alberta. They were there for Exercise (Ex) MAPLE RESOLVE (MR) 2017, the Canadian Army’s largest and most complex training event.  Click here for more.

Kids learns how to garden
At Herman Street Public School, the students developed their gardening skills with the help of the Petawawa Horticultural Society.  Click here for more.

ONTour Concert making stop in Petawawa
Petawawa, ON – The Town of Petawawa was selected amongst 22 other Ontario communities to host a free ONtour concert stop dubbed, “the soundtrack of Summer ’17”.  An initiative of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, the ONtour concert series will showcase some of Ontario’s diverse musical talent. Click here for more.

Arbour Week fun with Hydro One
Celebrating Arbour Week, representatives from Hydro One taught Grades 3 and 4 Herman Street Public School students about the importance of trees. Click here for more.

OneWater plaque for Valour Grade 8 kids
The Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) recognized the efforts of Grade 8 Students at Valour JK-12 School who successfully completed the OneWater Program. Click here for more.


July 3, 2017

15 years of Options for Renfrew County students
Options 2017 is in its 15th year of showcasing skilled trades to Renfrew County high school students. Click here for more.


May 18, 2017

Town Council News
Changes are coming to the Town of Petawawa's alcohol policy. Click here for more.

Quality Inn receives another platinum award
Since they started qualifying for the Choice Hotel Hospitality Awards, Quality Inn and Suites in Petawawa has continuously received the highest accolades. Click here for more.

SPRING LARGE ITEM COLLECTION
May 23rd, 2017 – Spring collection of large household goods will be happening soon for residents in the Town of Petawawa, City of Pembroke and Township of Laurentian Valley. Acceptable items must not be placed curbside any earlier than Sunday, May 28th. Click here for more.