Author Archives: Adam Weekes

In Focus – Wed September 20, 2017 -Perth Cohousing Initiative: Louise and Don McDiarmid

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In Focus – Wed September 20, 2017 -Perth Cohousing Initiative: Louise and Don McDiarmid

Guests Louise and Don McDiarmid join Lynda to discuss the vision and values of the Perth Cohousing Initiative and what the project plans to offer its members.

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In Focus – Tues September 19, 2017 – Ontario Federation of Agriculture: Mark Wales

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In Focus – Tues September 19, 2017 – Ontario Federation of Agriculture: Mark Wales

Bob is joined by Mark Wales, Board Member and past president of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture to talk about changes to federal tax laws, what they will mean for our local farmers, and what they can do about it.

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In Focus – Mon September 18, 2017 – Food Fit: Aisha Toor & Fabiola Depaz

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In Focus – Mon September 18, 2017 – Food Fit: Aisha Toor & Fabiola Depaz

Bob is joined by Aisha Toor, Community Kitchen Coordinator with the Table Community Food Centre and Fabiola Depaz a past participant in the Food Fit program to talk about the program and what it has to offer local residents.

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In Focus – Fri September 15, 2017 – Upper Canada District School Board Director of Education Stephen Sliwa

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In Focus – Fri September 15, 2017 – Upper Canada District School Board Director of Education Stephen Sliwa

It’s our annual back-to-school talk with Upper Canada District School Board Director of Education Stephen Sliwa. We’ll hear about new programs, and how the year started in our local schools.

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In Focus – Thurs September 14, 2017 – Paramedic Ride: Dale McCabe and Trevor Neil

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In Focus – Thurs September 14, 2017 – Paramedic Ride: Dale McCabe and Trevor Neil

Lanark County Paramedics Dale McCabe and Trevor Neil join us to talk about the annual Paramedic Ride to help raise funds to build a National Monument for Paramedics who have lost their lives in the line of duty. They'll be joined on the ride by Joleen Surman, Erica Ray, Debbie ...

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In Focus- Wednesday, September 13, 2017- Kathryn Stevens and Linda McGreevy

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Lynda talks to Kathryn and Linda, from Mills Community Support, about "Tapastree", a major fundraiser for the organization.

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In focus- Tuesday, September 12, 2017- Larry McDermott and Ramsay Hart

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Bob speaks to Larry McDermott, from Plenty Canada, as well as Ramsay Hart, about the reconciliation dinner coming up on Friday night at the Perth Civitan.

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In Focus – Mon September 12, 2017 – Lori McMunn from the Perth Terry Fox Run

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In Focus – Mon September 12, 2017 –  Lori McMunn from the Perth Terry Fox Run

Bob welcomes Lori McMunn from the Perth Terry Fox Run to talk about this year’s events and get you all the information you need to help to take part in this annual Canadian tradition.

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In Focus – Fri September 8, 2017 – Wynand Stassen and Andrew Rock, founders of RockGarden Medical Cannabis

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In Focus – Fri September 8, 2017 – Wynand Stassen and Andrew Rock, founders of RockGarden Medical Cannabis

We welcome Wynand Stassen and Andrew Rock, founders of RockGarden the region’s newest licensed producer of medical cannabis.

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In Focus – Thurs September 7, 2017 – Registered Dietitian Dana Hawthorne: NutriSTEP® program

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In Focus – Thurs September 7, 2017 – Registered Dietitian Dana Hawthorne: NutriSTEP® program

Our first visit with the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit for the month welcomes Dana Hawthorne, Registered Dietitian to talk about the NutriSTEP® program.

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