Posted on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 03:59 PM
The Mississippi Mills Fire Department responded to a fire inside industrial equipment just before 2 pm this afternoon on Ottawa Street, Almonte. Crews from Almonte and Pakenham Crews quickly extinguished a fire inside equipment used to roast coffee. Damage is estimated at $20,000. The cause of the fire was determined to be accidental.
Posted on Friday, October 23, 2020 05:43 PM
On behalf of the Municipality of Mississippi Mills, I would like to thank Chief Brown, Deputy Chief Williams and the Mississippi Mills Fire Department for their response to a structure fire over the last days. A barn on Appleton Side Road storing 1500-2000 large round bales caught fire with the call coming in at 2:30am Wednesday October 21st.
I would also like to thank the Ocean Wave Fire Company from Carleton Place, the Beckwith Fire Department, the Lanark Highlands Fire Service, the Drummond/North...
Posted on Thursday, October 22, 2020 08:20 AM
October 22, 2020
The Mississippi Mills Fire Department (MMFD) will continue operations at a barn fire on Appleton Side Road today. Please avoid the area of Appleton Side Road between Old Almonte Road and River Road as crews are expected to be on scene through most of the day.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Posted on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 01:03 PM
Parents/guardians, students and staff at Almonte District High School are receiving written notification today concerning two possible separate exposures to COVID-19.
The Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit has already been in contact with all individuals who have had high-risk exposure and those people have isolated. The health unit will continue to closely monitor the situation and are available to answer parent/guardian questions.
No change to the school schedule...
Posted on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 08:32 AM
October 21, 2020
The Mississippi Mills Fire Department (MMFD) responded to a structure fire on Appleton Side Road at approximately 2:30 am Wednesday, October 21. Firefighters arrived at a fully involved barn fire that contained hay and equipment. There are no injuries and heavy equipment is being used to help extinguish the fire.
MMFD was supported by fire departments from Beckwith, Ottawa, Drummond/North Elmsley Tay Valley, Lanark Highlands and Carleton Place.
Please avoid the...