This week's edition (April 17) of The Glengarry News features coverage of the Raisin River Canoe Race. For a brief online story and access to complete results, follow this link.
Students from L'École secondaire catholique Le Relais and Glengarry District High School in Alexandria were among the thousands who staged demonstrations Wednesday in province-wide protests against the Ontario government's education cutbacks.
More than 100 Le Relais students and about 65 GDHS students walked out of classes for about an hour.
An arrest has been made as the result of an historical sexual assault investigation conducted by members of the Stormont Dundas & Glengarry Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP, assisted by the SD&G OPP Crime Unit.
Gilles Deslauriers, 79, of Vercheres, Quebec was arrested March 12.
He faces two counts of indecent assault on a male.
These charges are in relation to alleged incidents involving a young male victim, dating back to 1976.
The accused was released and is scheduled to appear in court in Alexandria April 3.
Municipal taxes North Glengarry will be frozen after council approved the 2019 budget Monday.
The township will collect $5,831,033 for municipal purposes.
For every tax dollar that property owners pay, 38% is paid to the municipality, 43% goes to the County and 19% is transferred to school board taxes. The tax rate by-law will be presented to Council once both the County and school board rates have been confirmed.