This week in history: 20 years ago

JANUARY 20, 1999: It may be time for the town of Deep River to cash in its investment and sell off the Keys Centre property, say members of the town’s finance committee. Councillor Joe Munch, chair of the finance committee, said the town is facing a budget squeeze this year and it may be time to try to recoup some of the $800,000 council spent to buy the property in 1994. “Maybe it’s time to get rid of this land unless we get some real serious interest in it,” he said….