18 Nov 15

November 18, 2015

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Acts of Remembrance

Remembrance Day services were well-attended throughout the area on Wed., Nov. 11. Members of the Russell Legion organized, with local partners including …


11 Nov 15

November 11, 2015

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Returning home

Russell Legion president Jeff O’Neill receives the war medal which had belonged to Pvt. Hector Ovide Fillion of Embrun, who was killed in …


04 Nov 15

November 4, 2015

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Hallowe’en on display in Russell

As usual, residents of Russell put on a magnificent display of Hallowe’en participation, with yard decorations, including a poster challenging …


28 Oct 15

October 28, 2015

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Ghoulish paint shop at Cannamore

The lead-up to Hallowe’en was again celebrated all month at Cannamore Orchards, featuring an entire Spooky Village as the centre …


14 Oct 15

October 14, 2015


Celebrating 4-H 

A special exhibit of 4-H memorabilia is on display at the Keith Boyd Museum in Russell, and was given a place of …


07 Oct 15

October 7, 2015


A bumpy ride — The bumper cars were a popular ride at the Metcalfe Fair midway on Sun., Oct. 4. Vetter photo


30 Sep 15

Shilo Riding Club season almost over

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Dashing to the finish

Sharla Daley won the Senior Dash at the Shilo Riding Club’s show on Sat., Sept. 26, with a time of 8.62 …


23 Sep 15

September 23, 2015


Tribute to late Mayor J.P. St. Pierre Russell Township Mayor Pierre Leroux, Jocelyn St. Pierre and Cindy Saucier address the crowd during the memorial part …


16 Sep 15

September 16, 2015


Weather whacks fair attendance

Candice Vetter

Villager Staff

RUSSELL—Two days of rain, which unfortunately occurred on Saturday and Sunday, hurt attendance at the Russell Fair …


09 Sep 15

September 9, 2015

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Terry Fox Run to honour late Mayor

Candice Vetter

Villager Staff

RUSSELL/EMBRUN—This year’s Terry Fox Run on Sun., Sept. 20 between Russell and Embrun will …


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