Author Archives: Lake 88 News Staff

Liberal Candidate in LFK Pulker-Mok: Liberals best choice for seniors’ care

May 25, 2018 by
Liberal Candidate in LFK Pulker-Mok: Liberals best choice for seniors’ care

Liberal Candidate for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston, Amanda Pulker-Mok says the Liberal plan to invest in care is crucial, and one only her party is prepared to implement.

Speaking on Lake 88’s In Focus, Pulker-Mok said she has heard from voters that many seniors are worried.

They are concerned about staying at home ...

Continue reading...

Coming up on In Focus: LFK Conservative Candidate Randy Hillier

May 25, 2018 by
Coming up on In Focus: LFK Conservative Candidate Randy Hillier

Coming up on In Focus, after the News@Noon: Conservative Candidate and incumbent in the riding of Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston, Randy Hillier joins us for an update from the campaign trail.

Continue reading...

Lanark County Manager receives academic excellence award

May 25, 2018 by
Lanark County Manager receives academic excellence award

Lanark County Warden John Fenik (Perth Mayor) recognized Ontario Works Manager Tammy Kealey-Donaldson for receiving the highest cumulative grade this past year upon graduating from the Executive Diploma in Municipal Management, making her the recipient of the Association of Municipal Clerks and Treasurers of Ontario’s Academic Excellence Award.

She will ...

Continue reading...

Lanark Warden Fenik declares Bike Month

May 25, 2018 by
Lanark Warden Fenik declares Bike Month

Lanark County Warden John Fenik (Perth Mayor) has designated the month of June as Bike Month, as well as May 28th as Bike to Work Day, joining towns and counties across Ontario in events and activities to celebrate cycling.

“Cycling offers a unique perspective from which we can discover Lanark ...

Continue reading...

Today on In Focus: Liberal Candidate for LFK Amanda Pulker-Moc

May 24, 2018 by
Today on In Focus: Liberal Candidate for LFK Amanda Pulker-Moc

In Focus, after the News@Noon on Lake 88: We welcome Liberal Candidate for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston, Amanda Pulker-Moc to discuss her campaign in the riding.

Continue reading...

Lanark County Police Report

May 24, 2018 by
Lanark County Police Report

Between Monday May 14th, 2018 and Monday May 21st, 2018 officers from the Lanark Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 448 calls for service.

The calls included 22 Motor Vehicle Collisions including:

  • Car / Deer                      3
  • Car/ Cow                        1  (The Cow was not injured)
  • Parking Lots                   8
  • Single Motor Vehicle off ...
Continue reading...

Lanark County Manager of Children’s Services receives high honour

May 24, 2018 by
Lanark County Manager of Children’s Services receives high honour

Lanark County Warden John Fenik congratulated Children’s Services Manager Mary Lou White on being selected as one of the Ontario Municipal Social Services Association’s (OMSSA) Lifetime Achievement Award recipients.

“Mary Lou has been recognized for the many contributions she has made to human services over the course of her 37-year ...

Continue reading...

LFK NDP Candidate Hart pleased with party’s transparency as campaign rolls on

May 23, 2018 by
LFK NDP Candidate Hart pleased with party’s transparency as campaign rolls on

NDP Candidate for Lanark-Frontenac Kingston, Ramsey Hart says a recent accounting error in calculating the cost of his party’s platform, turned into an opportunity to show the Party’s transparency.

Hart told Lake 88’s In Focus, the misallocation of 700 million dollars as income rather than an expense means $1.4 million ...

Continue reading...

Coming up on In Focus: LFK Green Party Candidate Anita Payne

May 23, 2018 by
Coming up on In Focus: LFK Green Party Candidate Anita Payne

In Focus, after the News@Noon on Lake 88: Anita Payne, Green Candidate for the riding of Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston joins us to give us the latest on her campaign efforts.

Continue reading...

OPP cruiser involved in crash in Carleton Place

May 23, 2018 by
OPP cruiser involved in crash in Carleton Place

The OPP detachment in Carleton Place is investigating a two vehicle collision involving one of their cruisers.

It happened on Coleman Street at Queen Street in Carleton Place on Monday May 21st at 7:10 p.m.

The cruiser was east bound on Coleman Street the second vehicle was a north bound pickup ...

Continue reading...