December 2017

In Focus – Fri December 1, 2017 – President of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture, Keith Curry

December 1, 2017 by
In Focus – Fri December 1, 2017 – President of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture, Keith Curry

We speak with acclaimed President of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture, Keith Curry who was unopposed in the recent election to lead the group that represents farmers in Ontario.

Listen to the interview.

 

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Sens look to snap losing streak as they skate into New York to face the Islanders

December 1, 2017 by
Sens look to snap losing streak as they skate into New York to face the Islanders

We've got the Sens and Isles on Lake 88 tonight. Can the Sens snap their seven game losing streak? Here's hoping!

It all starts with the pre-game at 6:30 only on Lake 88!

#GoSensGo #SnapTheStreak

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OPP remind Perth residents of festive street closures this weekend

December 1, 2017 by
OPP remind Perth residents of festive street closures this weekend

Lanark County OPP are reminding drivers about some festive road closures in Perth for this weekend.

First, they tell Lake 88 that Drummond St. from Herriott to Harvey will be closed this evening for the annual fireworks display. It will be closed from 5:30 until about 7:00. Pedestrian traffic is ...

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Smiths Falls Police Report

December 1, 2017 by
Smiths Falls Police Report

The following is the weekly police report as issued by Smiths Falls Police Service

Male arrested for outstanding warrant On Saturday November 25, 2017 at approximately 10:20 p.m., police responded to a call of a suspicious male at a residence on Van Horne Avenue. Investigation revealed that the 26 year ...

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Innovative Research Project for Mississippi Lake

December 1, 2017 by
Innovative Research Project for Mississippi Lake

Submitted by the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority:

Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and the Mississippi Lakes Association (MLA) are teaming up with Queen’s University to develop a project to investigate water quality concerns in Mississippi Lake, specifically nutrient and algae levels.

The Mississippi Lake Ecological Modelling Project stems from the Mississippi ...

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Road Closure in Tay Valley Friday

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Road Closure in Tay Valley Friday

Lanark County says there will be a road closure today in Tay Valley Township.

Bathurst 6th Concession will close late this morning for the replacement of a culvert.

The road is expected to re-open early in the afternoon.

Detours will be in place.

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Announcement in Westport today from Infrastructure Minister Chiarelli

December 1, 2017 by
Announcement in Westport today from Infrastructure Minister Chiarelli

We are expecting a funding announcement from the provincial Infrastructure Minister in Westport this morning.

Westport Mayor Robin Jones says Bob Chiarelli (pictured, left) will be making an announcement in the village at 11 o’clock this morning at the town Hall.

She made the announcement on her blog, and the ...

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