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Williamstown Fair

New photo galleries posted to our website: Highland Games, Williamstown Fair, Sk8fest, more

sean Aug 18, 2017 - 5:47pm

We have posted a number of new photo galleries to our website, including images from the Glengarry Highland Games, the Williamstown Fair, Sk8fest and the Low Expectations Car Show, and the Glengarry Sports Hall of Fame induction celebration. 

You can check out these photos and all our past galleries online here.

Williamstown Fair

39th annual Great Raisin River Foot Race set for Aug. 13

sean Jul 4, 2017 - 10:10am

It's time to start planning for the 39th annual Great Raisin River Foot Race, a highlight of the local running calendar. Once again, the event will be held on the Sunday of Williamstown Fair weekend, starting and finishing from the Sir John Johnson Manor House.

The early-bird entry rate is available until July 14. Fees are $20 for the 11 km race and $15 for the 5 km event. 

Medals are presented to the top five in each age category.

There's also a kids fun run of 150 m. Entry is free, and there are treats for the youngsters afterwards.

More information and registration can be found online here

Our photo galleries are bursting with new additions

Administrator Aug 9, 2016 - 12:10pm

The online photo galleries of The Glengarry News have seen hundreds of new photos added, including images from recent U12 and U14 boys Hearts soccer, the heavyweights competition at the Williamstown Fair, and the 2016 Great Raisin River Foot Race, as well as the recent Glengarry Highland Games in Maxville.

You can check all the photos out here.

If you find one that you particularly like or would like to order as a gift, reprints can be purchased from our office by calling 613-525-2020.

Raisin River Foot Race hits the road Sunday

Administrator Aug 8, 2015 - 1:17pm

In conjunction with the Williamstown Fair, the Great Raisin River Foot Race will take to River Road in Williamstown on Sunday morning, starting and finishing from the library. Race-day registration is available for the 5km, 11km, and kids runs, from 7 to 8:15am. The races follow shortly thereafter.