Author Archives: Adam Weekes

In Focus – Wed June 7, 2017 – Jane Henderson and Toni Surko from Hub Hospice Palliative Care

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In Focus – Wed June 7, 2017 – Jane Henderson and Toni Surko from Hub Hospice Palliative Care

Lynda’s guests, Jane Henderson and Toni Surko from Hub Hospice Palliative Care tell us about the generous donation their organization received from The Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group and how that money will benefit the residents of northern Lanark County.

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In Focus – Tues June 6, 2017 – Parkinson’s Disease Awareness: Pat Evans

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In Focus – Tues June 6, 2017 – Parkinson’s Disease Awareness: Pat Evans

We are joined by Pat Evans to talk about Parkinson’s Disease and her efforts to raise awareness for the debilitating condition.

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In Focus – Fri June 2, 2017 – Michael Thompson Rides a Tractor Across Ontario for Cancer

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In Focus – Fri June 2, 2017 – Michael Thompson Rides a Tractor Across Ontario for Cancer

We welcome Michael Thompson, an Eastern Ontario Farmer who is riding his tractor across Ontario to raise money for Jillian O’Conner, a Perth native who is raising a young family while fighting cancer.

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In Focus – Thurs June 1, 2017 – Outdoor Smoking: Yves DeCoste of the Heath Unit

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In Focus – Thurs June 1, 2017 – Outdoor Smoking: Yves DeCoste of the Heath Unit

We are joined by the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit’s Yves DeCoste to talk about the effect of second hand smoke during outdoor activities, now that more of us are heading outside and getting active.

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In Focus – Fri May 12, 2017 – Drug Drop Off Day: Smiths Falls Community Outreach Officer Aaron Tompkins

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In Focus – Fri May 12, 2017 – Drug Drop Off Day: Smiths Falls Community Outreach Officer Aaron Tompkins

Smiths Falls Community Outreach Officer Aaron Tompkins joins Bob to talk about the Drug Drop Off Day coming up this Saturday, and other summer initiatives for the force.

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In Focus – Thurs May 11, 2017 – Sharon Mousseau, Deputy Reeve of Beckwith

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In Focus – Thurs May 11, 2017 – Sharon Mousseau, Deputy Reeve of Beckwith

Bob speaks with Sharon Mousseau, Deputy Reeve of Beckwith who offers an update on her township.

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In Focus – Wed May 10, 2017 – The 4th Annual Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit: Jeff Mills

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In Focus – Wed May 10, 2017 – The 4th Annual Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit: Jeff Mills

Lynda’s guest Jeff Mills, Coordinator of Community Development with Mills Community Support talks about the 4th annual Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit to be held on May 31st and June 1st in Carleton Place.

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In Focus – Tues May 9, 2017 – Lanark County Dairy Producer Deb Knapton

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In Focus – Tues May 9, 2017 – Lanark County Dairy Producer Deb Knapton

Bob is joined by Deb Knapton, a Lanark County Dairy Producer to discuss the state of dairy farming in our province, after the comments made against the industry by US President Donald Trump.

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In Focus – Mon May 8, 2017 – Lanark County Interval House: Erin Lee and Charlene Catchpole

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In Focus – Mon May 8, 2017 –  Lanark County Interval House: Erin Lee and Charlene Catchpole

Erin Lee and Charlene Catchpole from Lanark County Interval House join us with an update on the organizations activities – it’s a busy time for the group that helps women and children who are the victims of violence.

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In Focus – Fri May 5, 2017 – Emergency Preparedness Week in Lanark County: Gary Welsh

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In Focus – Fri May 5, 2017 – Emergency Preparedness Week in Lanark County: Gary Welsh

Lanark County’s Gary Welsh joins us to talk about the importance of being ready for stressful situations ahead of Emergency Preparedness Week in Lanark County.

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