Community and Association News

Ruth Dare Health Clinic - 2016 Bookmark

After almost 13 years the Nursing Station in Rosseau has grown into a new building, with many more resources, and continues to thrive because of instrumental community support! 

Hours of Operation:

      Monday to Thursday 8:30 – 3:30  (by appointment) – closed from noon to 1p.m.
      Friday 8:30 to noon (by appointment)
      Saturday/Sunday (July and August only)  8:30 – 3:30 (walk-in) – closed from noon to 1 p.m. 

Closed on Statutory Holidays
Lab work: Monday – Friday 8:30 am to noon (by appointment) 

Phone: 705-732-1807

LJNA 2016 AGM - Saturday July 30th - 8:30 am Bookmark

Lake Joseph North Association Annual General Meeting

Saturday July 30th – 8:30 am to 10:30 am

Hosted by Gordon Bay Marine in the Boat Showroom

Join us early for coffee and snacks provided by Lakeside at Gordon Bay.  

Meet fellow neighbours, learn about LJNA activities, share your ideas, renew your membership, and get updates from invited guests. 

Meeting begins at 8:45 sharp. 

Fisheries monitoring on Lake Joseph - Summer 2016 Bookmark

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) will be conducting the Broadscale Monitoring Program (BsM) on Lake Joseph this summer.   They will be active on Lake Joseph from July 4 to 22.

Save the Date - Muskoka Conservancy Event Bookmark

You are Invited to Muskoka On The Edge 2016 

Muskoka Conservancy, our local land trust, is hosting an event this summer that may be of interest to LJNA members. 

CNIB - LCBO Campaign in support of Lake Joe/ April 24 - May 21, 2016 Bookmark

As part of the LCBO’s “Giving Back in Our Community” program, the public can help support CNIB’s Lake Joseph Centre by making a donation at any of more than 650 LCBO stores throughout Ontario.

Seguin is warning about a bear at Stanley House Transfer station Bookmark

Please be advised that we have frequent sightings of a bear at Stanley House again.

Ward 4 Election Results Bookmark

Susan Adams has been elected as Councillor for Ward 4 in the by-election that concluded April 25th.

Ward 4 Voting Open April 19th to 25th Bookmark

Four candidates have declared: Susan Adams, Terry Fellner, William Stoneman and Ron Steele.  Contact details and information provided by the candidates are included in the article about the Candidates meeting below. 

Do you have your PIN?  Voting is by internet or phone from this Tuesday, April 19th (10 am) to the Monday the 25th (8:00 pm).  If you are on the voters list, you should have received your voter instruction letter last week.  If not, please call the municipal office ASAP (705-732-4300).    Please check the town website for more information.

MLA Water Level Updates - Spring 2016 Bookmark

In April, after severe flooding in Muskoka, the  MLA formed a Water Level Management Task Force. 

The MLA task force surveyed cottagers to gather information about the extent of the damage.  Preliminary Survey results are posted below along with the Task Force updates.


Sunday, 17 April 2016 the LJNA hosted a Candidates meeting at the Granite Club.   The meeting was well attended.  Three of the four candidates were able to attend: Susan Adams, Terry Fellner and Ron Steele.  William Stoneman sent his regrets and a statement was read on his behalf by one of our board members.  Each candidate was asked to introduce themselves and to respond to six questions provided by the LJNA ahead of time.  There were then questions from the audience.  If you were unable to attend, please feel free to get in touch with one of the board members to get more detailed comments on the meeting. 


LJNA invites you to get to know the candidates, understand their platforms, and ask questions.