January 2018

Sens and Blues tangle on Lake 88

January 23, 2018 by
Sens and Blues tangle on Lake 88

The Senators mini road trip continues with the team hoping to head home with a split after losing to Minnesota on Monday night.

We've got Ottawa in St. Louis beginning with the pre-game at 7:30, followed by the puck drop at 8:00 on Lake 88!

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In Focus – Tues January 23, 2018 – Crime Stoppers Month: SF Police Constable Aaron Tompkins & Lyle Clancy from SF Crimestoppers

January 23, 2018 by
In Focus – Tues January 23, 2018 – Crime Stoppers Month: SF Police Constable Aaron Tompkins & Lyle Clancy from SF Crimestoppers

As Crime Stoppers month continues, we welcome Lyle Clancy from Smiths Falls Crime Stoppers and Smiths Falls Police Constable Aaron Tompkins to talk about the service they provide and a vital fundraiser that’s coming up for the organization.

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UPDATE 8:22 AM – Cancellations due to Jan. 23rd weather

January 23, 2018 by
UPDATE 8:22 AM – Cancellations due to Jan. 23rd weather

Student Transportation Eastern Ontario reports that all school bus and special vehicle transportation has been cancelled in all counties served by the:

Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario 

and the

Upper Canada District School Board.

All schools remain open.

 

All transportation has been cancelled for today Tuesday January ...

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Skateboard Park in Smiths Falls officially named after Police Chief Larry Hardy

January 23, 2018 by
Skateboard Park in Smiths Falls officially named after Police Chief Larry Hardy

It finally has an official name - the Skateboard Park in Smiths Falls will now be known as the Chief Larry Hardy Memorial Park to honour it's champion who was the driving force that made the park a reality.

The naming of any town asset has to follow a municipal policy ...

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7:15 AM – Freezing Rain Warning remains in effect for Lake 88 listening area

January 23, 2018 by
7:15 AM – Freezing Rain Warning remains in effect for Lake 88 listening area

From Environment Canada - Freezing rain warning in effect for:

  • Smiths Falls - Perth - Eastern Lanark County

Freezing rain is expected or occurring.

Freezing rain continues this morning.

Freezing rain will continue for a few hours this morning, with ice accumulation of 5 to 10 millimetres likely ...

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UPDATED – Smiths Falls Police, OPP lay charges after series of incidents in Montague and Smiths Falls

January 22, 2018 by
UPDATED – Smiths Falls Police, OPP lay charges after series of incidents in Montague and Smiths Falls

A 22 year-old Smiths Falls man in custody, charged after a string of incidents early Sunday morning in Montague Twp. and Smiths Falls.

Lanark County OPP report that arrested and charged the man after an alleged break and enter and assault in Montague, right on the border with Smiths Falls.

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In Focus – Mon January 22, 2018 – New Director of Education for the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario, John Cameron

January 22, 2018 by
In Focus – Mon January 22, 2018 – New Director of Education for the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario, John Cameron

We welcome new Director of Education for the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario, John Cameron. Mr. Cameron will discuss his role, and his priorities as he begins his new role.

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Safe Snowmobile Week is underway

January 22, 2018 by
Safe Snowmobile Week is underway

The following was submitted by Leeds County OPP. 

An increased amount of snowmobile traffic is anticipated on Ontario snowmobile trails this coming week into the following weekends. Are snowmobilers prepared?

The Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) are welcoming new participants to 'Try Our Trails' this winter. 'Try Our Trails' is ...

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OPP seek help in finding cottage vandals in Central Frontenac

January 22, 2018 by
OPP seek help in finding cottage vandals in Central Frontenac

The OPP are investigating after several cottages were badly damaged in Central Frontenac.

They report that on the 17th of this month, Sharbot Lake OPP responded to a mischief complaint that occurred to five separate cottages on Craig Island which is located on the north side of Sharbot Lake in ...

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