March 2018

Senators welcome Florida to CTC

March 20, 2018 by
Senators welcome Florida to CTC

The Senators welcome the Florida Panthers to the CTC tonight.

We have the pre-game at 7:00 followed by the puck drop at 7:30, right here on Lake 88!

 

 

 

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Frontenac OPP report resurgence of CRA scam

March 20, 2018 by
Frontenac OPP report resurgence of CRA scam

The Frontenac Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has received several complaints from residents regarding a common fraud that involves a fraudster impersonating a representative of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).

Police are reminding residents that this is an ongoing scam.

Whether by telephone or by email, the pitch ...

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Leeds OPP lay more stunt driving charges

March 20, 2018 by
Leeds OPP lay more stunt driving charges

Members of the Ontario Provincial Police are investigating more stunt drivers on Leeds County Highways.

On March 16th at about 2:45 AM, Ontario Provincial Police officers in Leeds and the Thousand Islands Township stopped a westbound vehicle on Highway 401. Speeds were in excess of 52 kilometres over the speed ...

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Smiths Falls Police Report

March 20, 2018 by
Smiths Falls Police Report

Female arrested for breaching her release conditions

On Wednesday March 14th, at approximately 9:50 pm, police located and arrested a 20 year old female suspect of Smiths Falls, for breaching her release conditions related to a previous domestic assault charge. The suspect was also charged with having a small quantity ...

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Driver targets Lower Reach Park

March 20, 2018 by
Driver targets Lower Reach Park

Somebody has been driving their vehicle across slushy wet and partially frozen fields at Lower Reach Park in Smiths Falls.

Smiths Falls Director of Community Services Art Manhire told Lake 88 that kind of behaviour causes considerable damage that affects the whole community.

 

He said, "On the weekend someone decided ...

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Smiths Falls seeking more source-water protection funding

March 20, 2018 by
Smiths Falls seeking more source-water protection funding

The Town of Smiths Falls is taking advantage of a funding extension and improved funding flexibility to access more funds from the Source Protection Municipal Implementation Fund.

Back in 2013 the Province of Ontario committed $13.5 million to help small rural municipalities protect the quality and quantity of their drinking ...

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Leeds and Grenville Accessibility Advisory Committee is seeking new members

March 20, 2018 by
Leeds and Grenville Accessibility Advisory Committee is seeking new members

The Leeds and Grenville Accessibility Advisory Committee is seeking new members.

The Counties is required under the Provincial Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 to have a committee if its population is over 10,000. The membership includes community volunteers and members of Counties Council, including the Warden.  The Committee, ...

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In Focus – Mon March 19, 2018 – Fraud Awareness Month

March 19, 2018 by
In Focus – Mon March 19, 2018 – Fraud Awareness Month

We welcome Smiths Falls Police Service Constable Aaron Thompkins to talk about Fraud Awareness Month.

Listen to the interview.

 

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Good Boucher brand of ground beef recalled

March 19, 2018 by
Good Boucher brand of ground beef recalled

A certain type of lean ground beef is being recalled because of possible E. coli contamination.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the Good Boucher brand beef was sold in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and P.E.I., but may have also been distributed in other provinces and territories.

The agency ...

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