Author Archives: Tony Palermo

Last Duel murder suspect denied bail

March 29, 2017 by
Last Duel murder suspect denied bail

The man charged in last summer’s murder at Last Duel Campground in Perth will stay in custody.

22-year-old Andrew Kravchenko is charged with the second-degree murder of 45-year-old James “Jake” at the campground last August.

Kravchenko was denied bail on Monday at the Perth courthouse.

He had his bail hearings ...

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Last Duel campground murder suspect has bail hearing pushed back

March 13, 2017 by
Last Duel campground murder suspect has bail hearing pushed back

The 22-year-old Perth man charged with the second-degree murder of 45-year-old James “Jake” Laverdure at the Last Duel Park campground last August has had his bail hearing pushed back again.

Andrew Kravchenko was scheduled to have a bail hearing on Wednesday, March 8 at the Perth courthouse, but it was ...

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More than just books – Perth library launches marketing campaign

January 3, 2017 by
More than just books – Perth library launches marketing campaign

The Perth Library is launching a major marketing campaign to show the public that it offers much more than just books.

“The library offers so much to its community beyond books,” said chief librarian Erika Heesen to Lake 88.

As examples, Heesen said the library also offers free museum admission ...

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Perth BIA to team up with OPP for info sessions

January 2, 2017 by
Perth BIA to team up with OPP for info sessions

The Downtown Heritage Perth Business Improvement Association (BIA) is looking to hold talks by the OPP to inform business owners about things like fraud prevention and what their rights are when they catch a shoplifter.

Coun. Jim Graff who is also a member of the Police Services Board, told Lake ...

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