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Ambulance Service Notice
Mackenzie's Ambulance service requested the town's help in notifying all residents of the importance of knowing their street address and having it readily available to pass to the paramedics in case of an emergency. Many of the drivers are not familiar with the area and knowing the street address is essential in getting the paramedics to your home as soon as possible.

If you are unsure of your street address, please contact the town office, we can provide it to you.


Posted: June 6, 2017 9:31 pm NFLD


Water Thaw Up - Policy Change
Residents are advised that effective immediately, council has adopted a new policy for water thaw up. There will be a $25.00 fee per person/per hour charged to anyone needing the town's assistance in clearing frozen water lines. There will be a $25.00 fee per day for rental of water tanked used in thawing frozen water lines.

Posted: June 6, 2017 9:22 pm NFLD


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The Harvey Family Legend
Newfoundland DogIn 1828, the Harvey family, with the aid of their Newfoundland dog, "Hairyman", rescued 163 people from the sinking brig "Despatch", shipwrecked on the rocks off Isle Aux Morts. They made another daring rescue in 1838, saving 25 crew members from the Glasgow ship, the "Rankin". The present day Coast Guard Ship "Ann Harvey", is named in memory of the daughter of George Harvey who, while she was only 17 years old, assisted in these heroic deeds. [Read more]




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Harvey Gravesite

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The Harvey Gravesite - located in Isle aux Morts, Newfoundland

Pay your respects to this heroic family by visiting the gravesite of George Harvey and several members of his family who are buried on a hill overlooking the harbor and across from the local church and post office.

Ann's gravesite is a mystery but many of the locals feel she is buried here with her family in an unmarked grave.

Link: Harvey Descendants
Link: The Harvey Story


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Ann Harvey Days Festival
The town of Isle aux Morts invites all to celebrate our local history and heritage by attending the Ann Harvey Days Festival from July 27th thru 30th, 2017. [View Events Schedule]

Posted: June 1, 2017 9:56 am NFLD