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  • Mental Health Week

    With the pandemic, the mental health of everyone is at risk. Therefore, the Town of Temiscaming is proclaiming May 3 to May 9, 2021, the Mental Health Week. If you or knows someone that suffers from a mental illness, please take the time to reach out. The following link offers tools to better understand and cope with mental illness. TOOLS
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  • Invitation - Virtual reunion - 100th

    Dear citizens, The 100th committee would like to inform you of a special virtual meeting to be held Thursday, May 6, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. and will be broadcast live, on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/temiscentenaire The objective of this meeting will be to inform citizens on the status of the festivities in the face of the pandemic. We will have a question period at the end of the...
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  • Promutuel Assurance Boréale donates $3000

    Partners Tuesday The 100th committee is proud to present our featured partner for this week! It is Promutuel Assurance Boréale, which made a donation of $ 3,000! Promutuel Insurance is also one of the insurance pioneers. It has nearly 170 years of history dedicated to protecting the property of the people of Quebec, which gives it unparalleled expertise in its field. For auto, home recreational...
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  • Municipal update - Number 9

    TEMISCAMING -THIRD WAVE -COVID-19 Dear fellow citizen, Following the announcement of recent positive cases in Temiscaming, we have citizens who are worried and very concerned about their environment, when they are in Public places. However, l must congratulate our people, because so far, we have been relatively spared. I think it is necessary to recall the Public Health guidelines: Cough or...
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  • CKVM, will be offering services valued at $ 10,000 throughout the centennial year!

    The committee is proud to present to you a Ville-Marie partner! CKVM, will be offering services valued at $ 10,000 throughout the centennial year! The radio station offers its listeners daily shows, music and news reports! You'll hear a lot about us on CKVM! We would like to thank CKVM for its involvement in the 100th anniversary of Témiscaming!
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  • The Train station museum is launching the temporary travelling exhibition WOMEN OF PAPER as part of the Temiscaming centennial program!

    The Train station museum is launching the temporary travelling exhibition WOMEN OF PAPER as part of the Temiscaming centennial program! It will be held at the museum from March 27th to October 1st, 2021. The opening will take place throughout the weekend of March 27 and 28, by appointment and by family bubble. Compliance with public health guidelinesconcerning the pandemic must be maintained...
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  • 100th First Official Magazine - Now available on pre-sale

    The centennial committee is proud to present its first official magazine, developed in collaboration with the Train Station Museum! The magazine is now on pre-sale on our online store. It will also be sold at the Train Station Museum, at the Center and at FLD, starting March 20. The cost is $ 20. In this first issue of 4, you will find historical articles that features First Nations author and...
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  • SQ - Press release - Caution when travelling to remote places

    *** French Only *** Source : SQ Communiqué de presse POUR DIFFUSION IMMÉDIATE CIRCULATION EN MILIEU ÉLOIGNÉ ‐ INVITATION À LA PRUDENCE Rouyn-Noranda, le 10 mars 2021 ‐ La Sûreté du Québec désire sensibiliser les usagers du réseau routier à l'importance de faire preuve de prudence lors de déplacement sur certaines routes en région éloignée, telle la route du Nord située au...
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  • Job Offer - Student application form

    Please note that the Gardens will be under Jardinerie Beautécour supervision. Exceptionally this year, all resume of interested students will be fowarded to Jardinerie Beautécour. Please specify with your application. FORM
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  • Logitem Informatic Services (Hamster) donates $1500

    This week, we have a partner from Ville-Marie to introduce you to! It is Logitem Informatic Services (Hamster). Les Services Informatiques Logitem, Librairie Servidec whose business center is located in Ville-Marie in Témiscamingue, offers four main categories of products and services (computer products, furniture sales, stationery sales and bookstores). Logitem donated $ 1,500 towards the 100th...
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  • CISSSAT- Vaccination for people aged 80 and over begins in Abitibi-Témiscamingue

    The vaccination campaign against COVID-19 is now underway in the general population. As vaccine availability is limited, vaccination in the population will take place in stages. For example, people aged 80 and over (born in 1941 and before) will be invited on February 25, starting at 8 a.m., to make an appointment to get vaccinated. Appointments are mandatoryVisit the Québec.ca/vaccinecoVID page...
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  • Winners of the Historic Rally

    We are really very happy with the turn of the Historic Rally! There were 85 teams participating, for a total of 206 participants! We can say that for an activity in the midst of a pandemic, it is a great success! We hope you had fun and enjoyed going back in time! Participants had the chance to win 3 grand prizes: three hours of ice rental, two hours of pool rental, and four show tickets! Here...
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  • #TEMIS100 - The secondary 4 and 5 carpentry group of Mr. Patrick Tanguay-Dumas

    The committee is particularly proud to present this week's featured partner! This is the secondary 4 and 5 carpentry group of Mr. Patrick Tanguay-Dumas! Last year, the centennial committee presented the #temis100 entrepreneurial project to the group and the students were very interested. The committee had provided little direction as we wanted to leave room for students creativity. They had a lot...
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  • Historic Rally - 100th - February 13 and 14

    Here is the form to print for the rally which takes place this weekend, on February 13th and 14th, from 1pm to 7pm! (3 last pages in English) Remember that the rally must be done by vehicle, in order to comply with public health instructions. At each station there will be a poster, on which there will be letters. These letters must be noted, in order to solve the final puzzle. The letters on the...
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  • Au Bercail Motel donates $1500!

    Yep, this week we reversed them! We started with a programming announcement about the sculpture contest! But we come back to you with a great local partner, that the committee is proud to present to you! It is the Au Bercail Motel, located right here in Temiscaming. The generous owners donated $ 1,500 for the centennial festivities! The hotel has 31 rooms, including Wi-Fi service and continental...
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  • COVID-19 -News from the Centre - February 8, 2021

    Good news! The Center will open on February 8 from 8:30 am - 9:00 pm and return to normal hours! The gym will be open with the same rules as before the holidays. To allow room for all our members, a maximum of 90 minutes per day will be allowed. You can make an appointment starting Friday by sending us a private message on Facebook. Appointments by phone will start Monday morning at 8:30 am by...
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  • Activity- Snow sculpture competition in honor of the Centennial

    Temiscaming's Centennial Committee challenges citizens! During this particularly difficult period, we are inviting you to go play outside and take up a challenge individually, as a couple or with your family bubble! In the winter of 2021, let's decorate Temiscaming with snow or ice sculptures. The only criterion for this challenge is to see the number 100 integrated into your creations! Families...
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  • Activity- Historic Rally - February 13 and 14

    ***PUBLIC HEALTH APPROVED ACTIVITY*** On February 13 and 14, get ready for our Historic Rally! In order to comply with government measures against COVID-19, you will have to drive your vehicle during the rally and answer our questionnaire, which will include 21 questions about the history of our beautiful city! After visiting all 21 stations and answering all the questions, you will of course...
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  • Automobile Paquin donates $1500

    We are happy to introduce our featured partner this week. It is Automobile Paquin, which made a donation of $ 1,500! At Automobile Paquin Ltée, their team of professionals will guide you to make the right choice for your future vehicle. You will be advised both on the choice of the right vehicle and on the best financing appropriate to your needs. The entire committee would like to thank...
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  • PUBLIC NOTICE - FROZEN WATER PREVENTION PRODEDURES

    FROZEN WATER PREVENTION PRODEDURES The Town has noticed an increase of water usage at night. We encourage property owners who have had problems in the past with frozen water pipes to ONLY let a trickle of water run until the end of intense cold temperatures.
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  • tTe Beauchêne Wilderness Lodge makes a donation worth $ 2,400

    The Hundredth Committee is pleased to present this week's featured partner! It is the Beauchêne Wilderness Lodge, which made a donation worth $ 2,400! The Beauchêne Wilderness Lodge is a magnificent, exclusive territory of 205.7 km2 located in our beautiful city. It offers breathtaking views across the Ottawa River Valley towards the province of Ontario. There are nearly 40 lakes full of fish,...
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  • Le Rodéo du camion donates $2000

    The Centennial Committee is pleased to present our featured partner of this week! It is the famous Truck Rodeo of Notre-Dame-du-Nord. The Rodeo was more than generous with its donation of $ 2000! Don't miss the 40th edition of the Truck Rodeo, which will take place from July 22 to 25, 2021. On July 24, 2021, 4 country music groups will be on the stage, during the evening of the 40th of the Truck...
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  • NOTICE - Regular Town Council meetings behind closed doors

    January 2021 NOTICE ‐ Regular Town Council meetings behind closed doors The Town of Temiscaming informs you that in its efforts to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the next council meetings will be held behind closed doors until further notice. If you have any questions, you can contact us by phone at 819-627-3273 or electronically at ville.temiscaming@temiscaming.net. Sophie...
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  • The Centennial committee need your nominations for the Centennial Medals!

    Now is the time to send in your nominations for the Centennial Medals! To nominate a deserving citizen, please complete the submission form below. The form is also available on our website, in the Programming section, Fall, then Centennial Medals section. Every application will receive the highest consideration....
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  • Unifor Local 233 donates $3000

    The hundredth committee is back this week with a new partner! We are pleased to introduce Unifor Local 233, which is the union representing workers at Rayonier, in Temiscaming. They gave us a generous donation of $ 3000 for the centennial festivities! Unifor was officially formed on August 31, 2013 at a convention in Toronto. The day celebrated the union of the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) and the...
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  • Happy Holidays from the Centenial committee

    🎅🏽🤶🏽☃️🎄🦌🎁 The committee would like to wish all the citizens of Temiscaming and surroundings a very happy Holiday Season! We hope to be able to properly celebrate the anniversary of our beautiful town in 2021. Although the holiday season will be quite different this year, we wish you lots of happiness, love and unforgettable...
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  • Happy Holidays from the Centenial committee

    🎅🏽🤶🏽☃️🎄🦌🎁 The committee would like to wish all the citizens of Temiscaming and surroundings a very happy Holiday Season! We hope to be able to properly celebrate the anniversary of our beautiful town in 2021. Although the holiday season will be quite different this year, we wish you lots of happiness, love and unforgettable...
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  • Dr. André Valiquette dental clinic donates $ 1,500

    The 100th committee is proud to present our featured partner for this week! It is the Dr. André Valiquette dental clinic, which donated $ 1,500 for the centennial festivities! Formerly, the clinic belonged to Doctor Théberge, who practiced there for forty years. Dr Théberge had decided that he would not retire until a new dentist was ready to take over the clinic. In July 1984, it was Dr. André...
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  • The 100th committee is looking for volunteers

    We are taking a programming break this Thursday, in order to ask for your help! The 100th committee is looking for volunteers who will be available to help during our events in 2021. If you are 12 years of age and over and are interested in the challenge, go to our website to submit your application. You can indicate your availability and your physical condition. We thank you for your...
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  • Transport Clouâtre et fils donates $ 1,500

    The 100th committee is pleased to present our featured partner this week! It is Transport Clouâtre et fils which made a donation of $ 1,500 for the 2021 festivities! Transport Clouâtre was founded by Jean-Guy Clouâtre in 1988. Mr. Clouâtre then sold the company to his son Martin in 2008. Martin, who had already worked there since the age of 13, continued to administer the business for several...
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  • End of fall 2021 - Christmas parage and special mass

    This week we present you the final season of our celebratory year! During the fall of 2021, the centennial committee will participate in the traditional Christmas parade of the Club Richelieu, by creating a superb float! Finally, the festivities will end with a special mass, organized especially for the centennial of Temiscaming. With our varied programming, we hope that every citizen will be...
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  • Xmas decoration contest - Addresses

    🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄Here are the participating addresses in the Xmas decorations contest. We hope you enjoy driving/walking around town finding them. There are so many beautifully decorated houses. The...
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  • Stop 102 convenience store donates $1500

    This week we introduce you to another local partner; the Stop 102 convenience store, located in Letang. We received a donation of $ 1,500 from them! In 2011, Cindy and Jim acquired the convenience store and did a lot of renovations. You can find everything there: groceries, medicines, gifts, take-out meals, computer equipment, etc. This isn't the first time Cindy and Jim have supported the 100th!...
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  • Giant Puppets

    This week, we present you Joanne Abbott's project: Community inspired giant puppet pageant which will be reflecting the past, present and future of TemiscamingThese giant puppets will need multiple hands to build and operate. As we come together to design a collaborative and/or individual puppet costume or mask, we invite you to honor and find inspiration in where you come from and the stories...
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  • Transport R. Lambert donates $2000

    The committee is pleased to present our featured partner this week! It is Transport R. Lambert, which made a donation of $ 2000 for the centennial festivities! Transport Richard Lambert is a various transport company, specializing in forest product transport. Transport Richard Lambert has been established for over twenty years and is located in Témiscaming itself. Another local and family owned...
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  • The Glorious sons - Headliner for the September 4th show

    Last June, we reveled the dates for the Reunion mega weekend and we promised you a dynamic programming, to mark the hundred years of the municipality. We are very proud to announce the headliner for the show on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Temiscaming will be celebrating its 100 year with one of the biggest rock bands in Canada: The Glorious Sons! The very energetic Canadian rockers are from...
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  • Labranche Entreprises becomes the first Pioneer Partner with a donation of $12,000

    Labranche Entreprises has become our first Pioneer Partner. If you are familiar with our partnership plan, you will understand that Labranche Enterprises donated $ 12,000 for the hundredth of Témiscaming! Another local and family company that gets involved in the community! In 1981 the family business was founded by Mr. Vianney Labranche. Mr. Pascal Labranche started at the company as an...
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  • The Centennial Cabaret

    The train station Museum, in partnership with the centennial of Témiscaming, presents the Centennial Cabaret! The Centennial cabaret is an ephemeral terrace that will host music groups this summer, behind the station museum!Inspired by an initiative of the FME of Rouyn-Noranda, the cabaret is a place to gather and have a good time together, around a drink, while listening to a good show. We come...
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  • IGA Famille Morneau donated $2000

    Our local grocery store, IGA Famille Morneau, gave us a magnificent donation of $ 2000 for the centennial of Témiscaming!IGA Famille Morneau arrived in Témiscaming in 2014, ending a period of almost two years without a grocery store for our community. We can without a doubt say that the citizens of Témiscaming and the surrounding towns are all very grateful for the presence of this essential...
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  • Centennial ambulatory show

    The Train station Museum, in collaboration with the centennial of Témiscaming, present the Centennial ambulatory show.This is an interactive and historical play during which spectators are invited to explore the city of Témiscaming, walking and following a guide.You will pass through 14 stations such as the Museum, Ketchen Street Houses, Community Gardens, White Oaks, Marina and more. Each scene...
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  • Garage Lacasse et frères donated $2500

    The committee is very happy to announce the participation of Garage Lacasse et Frères in the centennial festivities! Their donation of $ 2,500 is greatly appreciated by all of us. What a great solidarity in our community!Sylvain and Richard's father acquired the garage in 1986, and they bought it from him in 1996. Since that time, Sylvain and Richard Lacasse have offered unparalleled mechanical...
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  • Award ceremony

    During the reunion dinner on September 5, 2021, there will be an award ceremony. The Centennial awards are presented to residents of Témiscaming, who have contributed significantly or had a positive impact on the community, over the past 100 years.There will be five categories:-Health-Economic development-Art and culture-Volunteering-RecreationHere are the nomination criteria:-Must have been or...
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  • Centanial - Details for the reunion dinner on September 5, 2021

    Are you looking forward to the reunion dinner on September 5, 2021? We must admit that in the committee, we could not be more excited!First, the Eden Rouge, in St-Bruno-de-Guigues, will serve us an excellent gourmet dinner. During the meal, Anabelle Lefebvre will create a warm atmosphere with an acoustic performance.Then Dan and the boys will get the party started with a high energy show! Rob,...
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  • Kebaowek First Nation donated $ 3000 for the centennial festivities

    Kebaowek First Nation donated $ 3000 for the centennial festivities!The community of Kebaowek offers high quality services and entertainment to its members, which also extends to the citizens of Témiscaming and Kipawa, and even more! Whether it's with the Country Fest, or even Drumbeat Radio, Kebaowek's positive impact is felt on all of us.The 100th Committee would like to sincerely thank...
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  • Kebaowek First Nation donated $ 3000

    We are very happy to announce that Kebaowek First Nation donated $ 3000 for the centennial festivities!The community of Kebaowek offers high quality services and entertainment to its members, which also extends to the citizens of Témiscaming and Kipawa, and even more! Whether it's with the Country Fest, or even Drumbeat Radio, Kebaowek's positive impact is felt on all of us.The 100th Committee...
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  • Brassette Temrose makes a donation of $ 6,000

    This week we bring you a very successful business that is run entirely by women! The 5 of them own, among other things, an inn (Auberge Temrose), a restaurant (Brassette Temrose) and a business (Dollar or Deux Plus!), all very popular in the region! We are very happy to announce that the Brassette Temrose donated $ 6,000 for the centennial festivities! The whole committee would like to sincerely...
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  • /Important information for clients who receive the Guaranteed Income Supplement

    Employment and Social Development Canada and Service Canada would like to share important information with seniors who receive the Guaranteed Income Supplement, Allowance or Allowance for the Survivor benefit. During the week of October 5, 2020, Service Canada sent reminder letters and Statement of Income forms to clients in receipt of these benefits whose income information for 2019 had not been...
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  • Champoux Électrique makes a donation of $ 3,000

    This week, we present you another local family business, which will greatly contribute to the 100th anniversary celebrations! Champoux Électrique made a donation worth $ 3,000 for the centennial of Témiscaming. We sincerely want to thank them and are proud to see local companies joining forces to provide everyone with such great programming! Jennifer Larochelle, Finance Administration, Martin...
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  • Esso - Garage W. Lacasse makes a donation of $ 5,000

    The Temiscaming centennial committee received another magnificent contribution from a local partner! We are proud to announce that Esso - Garage W. Lacasse made a donation of $ 5,000 so that citizens have access to grandiose festivities! The committee would like to thank them for their support! Brenda Lacasse, President of Garage W. Lacasse and Karen Lefebvre, Responsible of the Marketing and...
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  • The Caisse Desjardins du Témiscamingue makes a donation of $5000

    We are fortunate to be able to count on the Desjardins movement to support local initiatives. The Caisse Desjardins du Témiscamingue is also always very involved in our community. This is why we are pleased to announce that the Caisse made a donation of $ 5,000 to help organize great festivities! We would like to thank them for their generous donation! François Prévost, General manager and...
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  • FLD renovation center made a donation of $ 8,000 to the Centennial committee

    The centennial committee is proud to announce FLD renovation center has made a generous donation of $ 8,000! This is a local business established in our community for several years. The owners are also from Témiscaming. That's why they are committed to providing everyone with unforgettable celebrations. Our official sign and some Centennial promo items will be available soon in their store!...
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  • Dottori Hall is postponing its remaining 2020 shows

    Dottori Hall has the regret to inform you that the remainder of our 2020 shows have been postponed to a later date. We pride ourselves in offering you the best experience possible when it comes to entertainment, and with the current government guidelines we aren't in a position to do so. A decision regarding 2021 shows will be made at a later date. Refunds for all postponed shows will be paid out...
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  • Official sign at the two town entrances

    The Centennial Committee is proud to present our official sign, which is now installed at the two town entrances (Highway 101 heading south and Highway 63 heading west)!We would like to thank two of our valuable members, Mr. Philippe Barrette and Mr. Regis Bérubé for clearing the area. We also want to thank our kind volunteer Nick Cliche for the installation!
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  • Rayonier Advanced Materials donated $20000 to the Centennial committee!

    Our feature this week is Rayonier Advanced Materials, which donated $20000! This is a substantial amount that will allow the organisation of high-quality festivities for our population! There will be a full page dedicated to them in each of the four centennial souvenir magazines! We would like to thank RYAM sincerely for their great generosity! On this picture: Lise Gingras, Director Employee &...
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  • Temiscaming centennial's official Fodd Truck

    We present you La Boîte à Lunch, Temiscaming centennial's official Food Truck! You can now admire our logo. Corey and his truck will be present during the festivities to provide delicious food to the crowd!
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  • PRESS RELEASE

    THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE REVEALS THE DATES OF THE MEGA REUNION WEEKEND! Click here to consult the press release
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  • Fire ban

    Ban on open fires. The Abitibi-Témiscamingue region is affected by this measure.
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  • Snow removal in Temiscaming

    Be vigilant at the time of snow removal operations. Make sure you are seen by the operator before you approach it. For those concerned by parking in the back lanes, make sure to leave enough space for the snowplow. Also, pick up your bins as soon as possible after collection so as not to interfere with snow removal. Be also advised that it is forbidden to throw snow or ice from a private property...
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  • Temporary closure of Kipawa Road

    CLOSURE OF KIPAWA ROAD IN FRONT OF 550, KIPAWA ROAD (CLOSE TO UNIPRIX) Part of Kipawa Road, in front of 550, Kipawa Road (close to Uniprix), will be closed for the day Tuesday October 29th from 7:30 am for main works repairs. Please respect signage.
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  • Your opinion counts!

    In order to best meet your expectations regarding the Town of Témiscaming's centennial celebrations, we wish to hear the voices of those who have our municipality at heart! Complete the survey!
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  • Beginning of the hunting season - A call to caution in all areas

    Gatineau, le 24 septembre 2019 ‐ In the next few days, there will be more and more hunters that will begin to practice their favorite activity in isolated areas. That is why the Sûreté du Québec wants to remind hunters of a few safety tips in order to assure them of a hunting season without undesired incidents. Every year, the officers of the Sûreté du Québec are asked to intervene because...
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  • Inspection of fire hydrants

    The firm Aqua Data Inc. will inspect the fire hydrants in the week of September 23th, 2019. Thereafter, the Town of Témiscaming will be flushing the water distribution system during the from October 7th for about 2 weeks. This will cause variations in water pressure and the water may also display a temporary rust colouring.
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  • Notice - Trees trimming 2019

    Please take note that during the first week of October 2019, branches and trees will be cut throughout the Town of Temiscaming. These cuts are intended to free the roads of any obstruction to vehicles and pedestrians and increase the visibility of traffic signs. It is also possible that some of those trees are located on private properties. Please be vigilant when you circulate close by. For any...
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