In Focus – Wed August 20, 2014 – Patty Tye

August 20, 2014 by

Lynda's guest is Patty Tye, health promoter and stroke prevention facilitator with CPHC (Community and Primary Health Care) Lanark, Leeds and Grenville, talking about a stroke support network in Perth.

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Body located in Elizabethtown Township near site where abandoned car was found

August 20, 2014 by
Body located in Elizabethtown Township near site where abandoned car was found

The following is a news release from the OPP. It has been reported that the vehicle located was that of missing Recorder and Times Sports Editor, Steve Pettibone.

From the OPP: On August 20th, 2014 at approximately 10:30am, OPP officers located the body of a deceased adult male, following a ...

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Another outstanding local young golfer: Bellamy gets a silver medal

August 20, 2014 by
Another outstanding local young golfer: Bellamy gets a silver medal

Yesterday in Milton Ontario, 12 year old Perth golfer, Will Bellamy, won a silver medal at a Canadian Junior Golf Association tournament.

He finished at plus two in the nine hole tournament at Rattlesnake Golf Club, one shot off of the winning score.

Congratulations Will!

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Rink of Dreams: Sens Tour will officially break ground on the Gerry Lowe Memorial Sens Rink

August 20, 2014 by
Rink of Dreams: Sens Tour will officially break ground on the Gerry Lowe Memorial Sens Rink

This afternoon’s Ottawa Senators Home Town tour stop in Smiths Falls will mark a special occasion for the town: ground will be broken on the Gerry Lowe Memorial Sens Rink, outside the Smiths Falls Memorial Centre.

The rink, one in the Rink of Dream series by the Ottawa Senators will ...

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Carleton Place Deputy Mayor Sonnenburg loses battle with cancer

August 20, 2014 by
Carleton Place Deputy Mayor Sonnenburg loses battle with cancer

Sad news out of Carleton Place this morning where Deputy Mayor Ed Sonnenburg has succumbed to pancreatic cancer.

The 66 year-old died yesterday afternoon at Carleton Place District Memorial Hospital.

Sonnenburg served two terms as deputy mayor starting in 2006. He was also a member of Lanark County Council.

He ...

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Brockville Recorder and Times reporter Steve Pettibone missing

August 20, 2014 by
Brockville Recorder and Times reporter Steve Pettibone missing

The search continues this morning for missing Brockville and Times sports editor, Steve Pettibone, who was last seen at his Belleville home at about 7:30 Monday Morning.

Reports now say police have found a car matching the description of the one owned by Pettibone: Ontario Provincial Police officers were investigating ...

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In Focus – Tues August 19, 2014 – Stephanie Gray

August 19, 2014 by

Bob Perreault is joined by Perth Police Services Chair, Stephanie Gray to talk about the state of policing in Perth, and its future.

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Pankow adds name to Smiths Falls Mayoral ticket

August 19, 2014 by
Pankow adds name to Smiths Falls Mayoral ticket

Current Smiths Falls Councillor, Shawn Pankow has filed his papers to run for Mayor of the Town. It was made official just this morning.

Pankow joins fellow Councillor Ken Graham, and local business-owners Benjamin Duhamel and Rob Peters in the race to replace the departing Dennis Staples.

Dawn Quinn, Jay ...

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Smiths Falls holds public meeting on Official Plan

August 19, 2014 by
Smiths Falls holds public meeting on Official Plan

Smiths Falls unveiled the draft of its Official Plan at a public meeting yesterday afternoon attended by about 20 people in the Town’s Council Chambers.

Smiths Falls Senior Planner, Nikki McKernan tells Lake 88 News that those in attendance had a common goal when it comes to future growth. “One ...

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Restored International Cairn unveiled in Carleton Place

August 19, 2014 by
Restored International Cairn unveiled in Carleton Place

Carleton Place Mayor Wendy LeBlanc, Councillor Gary Strike and many from the community gave a warm welcome to guests at the official unveiling ceremony of the International Cairn at St. James Park on Saturday.

The Cairn is a monument to international friendship that saw 12 countries contribute rocks to the ...

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