Read this issue of the Manotick Messenger.



Blue Belle!


Goldie Ghamari wins Carleton seat at Queen’s Park for Progressive Conservatives.
Jeff Morris Photo
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Dickinson Days
What would a party in Manotick be without local celebrity and hockey author/historian Liam Maguire?
See page 4


Village of Richmond gets ready to party like it’s 1818!
The Village of Richmond is celebrating its 200th anniversary this weekend.
Jeff Morris Photo
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Storm lacrosse team 13th at OFSAA
The South Carleton Storm lacrosse team competed at the OFSAA provincial high school championships at Twin Elm Rugby Park last week. The Storm won their last game over John McCrae Secondary School to finish 13th in front of their home town fans.
Jeff Morris Photo
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In the News

Honour Roll student takes on leadership role for cultural awareness

St. Mark student Shelina Syed is an honour roll student and an accomplished dancer. Last year she had the opportunity to dance for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Messenger photo by
Phill Potter
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$2 million worth of road construction projects underway in Rideau-Goulbourn
Councillor Scott Moffatt is watched by local dairy farmer Peter Ruiter during the Celebrity Cow Milking Contest at the Mayor’s Rural Expo and Food Aid Day at Ottawa City Hall Fri., June 1.
Jeff Morris Photo
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