Author Archives: Adam Weekes

In Focus – Mon June 26, 2017 – Habitat Home in Perth: Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area

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In Focus – Mon June 26, 2017 – Habitat Home in Perth: Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area

We welcome Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area as they prepare for this week’s key ceremony that will see a local family get the keys to their new Habitat Home in Perth.

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In Focus – Fri June 23, 2017 – OPP Summer Initiatives

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In Focus – Fri June 23, 2017 – OPP Summer Initiatives

We’re talking summer initiatives with the OPP's David Bird. In addition to the regular safety-driven initiatives they take part in, we’ll also hear about some outreach projects meant at strengthening their relationship with the community.

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In Focus – Thurs June 22, 2017 – Perth’s Climate Action Plan

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In Focus – Thurs June 22, 2017 – Perth’s Climate Action Plan

Perth Mayor John Fenik and the Town’s CAO John deRosenroll, join Bob to talk about the town’s Climate Action Plan as presented to the Committee of the Whole last week.

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In Focus – Wed June 21, 2017 – National Aboriginal Day: Mireille Lapointe and Kay Rogers

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In Focus – Wed June 21, 2017 – National Aboriginal Day: Mireille Lapointe and Kay Rogers

Mireille Lapointe and Kay Rogers join us on ‘In Focus’ on National Aboriginal Day. They talk about the heritage and diverse cultures of First Nations within our local area.

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In Focus – Tues June 20, 2017 – The South Winds Canoe Brigade

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In Focus – Tues June 20, 2017 – The South Winds Canoe Brigade

Max Finkelstein and Kay Rogers from the South Winds Canoe Brigade join us to tell us all about their group’s epic trip that signifies the journey towards reconciliation between Canada’s Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations.  They’re travelling the entire route of the Rideau Canal from Kingston to Ottawa from June 23rd ...

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In Focus: Monday, June 19- Kathy Hoyland

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Bob is joined by Kathy Hoyland of the Lanark Animal Welfare Society, to talk about the year ahead and how we can help by fostering an animal.

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In Focus – Fri June 16, 2017 – MPP Randy Hillier

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In Focus – Fri June 16, 2017 – MPP Randy Hillier

MPP Randy Hillier joins Bob to speak about the spring  session at Queen’s Park and what he is working on for his constituents in Lanark, Lennox and Addington.

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In Focus – Wed June 14, 2017 – “Come Wander” Ontario’s Highlands: Marie White & Julie Mulligan

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In Focus – Wed June 14, 2017 – “Come Wander” Ontario’s Highlands: Marie White & Julie Mulligan

Lynda's guests, Julie Mulligan, Marketing Manager for Ontario Highlands Tourism Organization, and Marie White, Tourism Director with Lanark County Tourism, discuss the official launch of the new "Come Wander" brand identity, which encourages visitors to throw away the schedule and embrace the unexpected hidden gems within Ontario's Highlands.

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In Focus – Tues June 13, 2017 – Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Robert Moore

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In Focus – Tues June 13, 2017 – Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Robert Moore

Bob is joined by Robert Moore of the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders of Lanark Leeds and Grenville counties joins us to tell us about his organization and the difference they are trying to make.

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In Focus – Mon June 12, 2017 – President of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, Richard Koroscil

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In Focus – Mon June 12, 2017 – President of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, Richard Koroscil

Richard Koroscil, the Interim President of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce joins us with reaction to the Kathleen Wynne Liberals new labour laws and what they mean for their members.

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