July 2018

UPDATED: Grenville Castings in Perth reportedly shutting down in June of 2019

July 2, 2018 by
UPDATED: Grenville Castings in Perth reportedly shutting down in June of 2019

Grenville Castings in Perth is reportedly closing its doors, leaving upwards of 380 people looking for work. It will also leave many temporary workers out of their jobs too.

An employee tells Lake 88 that the employees were brought to the Perth Arena last Thursday where they were given notice that ...

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Environment Canada’s Heat Warning remains in effect – hot and muggy condition expected until Thursday

July 2, 2018 by
Environment Canada’s Heat Warning remains in effect – hot and muggy condition expected until Thursday

A Heat Warning remains in effect for our listening area. 

Extreme heat event will continue and this will be the most significant heat event in the past few years.

Today, daytime highs are forecast to reach the mid thirties again with humidex values into the mid forties. Daytime highs in ...

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Heat warning continues – tips to beat the heat and precautions to prevent heat related illnesses

July 2, 2018 by
Heat warning continues – tips to beat the heat and precautions to prevent heat related illnesses

Submitted by the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit.

Dr. Paula Stewart, Medical Officer of Health for the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, has issued a Heat Warning because of the high heat and humidity that is in the forecast over the next few days. Temperatures and ...

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Perth set to celebrate Canada Day in style!

July 1, 2018 by
Perth set to celebrate Canada Day in style!

Join in the Canada Day fun at Conlon Farm in Perth today - fun for the whole family!

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Music in the Park continues today in Smiths Falls

July 1, 2018 by
Music in the Park continues today in Smiths Falls

Looking for some Canada Day fun in Smiths Falls? Check out Music in the Park which continues today and tomorrow.

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Happy Canada Day from Lake 88

July 1, 2018 by
Happy Canada Day from Lake 88

All of us here at Lake 88 wish you a happy and safe Canada Day!

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