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In Focus – Wed May 31, 2017 – Mississippi Madawaska Land Trust Upcoming Events: Mary Vandenhoff and Bobby Clarke

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In Focus – Wed May 31, 2017 – Mississippi Madawaska Land Trust Upcoming Events: Mary Vandenhoff and Bobby Clarke

Lynda’s guests, Mary Vandenhoff and Bobby Clarke discuss the Mississippi Madawaska Land Trust upcoming events, including a nature walk at High Lonesome Nature Reserve and the unveiling of a plaque celebrating Cliffland/Blueberry Mountain.

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In Focus – Tues May 30, 2017 – Rural Mayors’ Forum of Eastern Ontario: Ron Higgins

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In Focus – Tues May 30, 2017 – Rural Mayors’ Forum of Eastern Ontario: Ron Higgins

We welcome Ron Higgins, from the Rural Mayors' Forum of Eastern Ontario to offer an update on the organization on how it has grown and the issues it is tackling for its members.

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In Focus – Mon May 29, 2017 – Lanark Community Justice: Sarah MacDonald Bingham

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In Focus – Mon May 29, 2017 – Lanark Community Justice: Sarah MacDonald Bingham

Bob is joined by Sarah MacDonald Bingham from Lanark Community Justice for an update on the work the organization is doing in our communities, and to talk about a call for volunteers.

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In Focus – Jessica Darling Roback, Community Engagement Specialist

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In Focus – Jessica Darling Roback, Community Engagement Specialist

Bob speaks with Jessica Darling Roback, Community Engagement Specialist, Perth and Area Community Office of The Canadian Cancer Society about several upcoming events in Perth.

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In Focus – Thurs May 25, 2017 – Max’s Big Ride: Help Find a Cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

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In Focus – Thurs May 25, 2017 – Max’s Big Ride: Help Find a Cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Andrew Sedmihradsky from Max’s Big Ride joins Bob – Andrew is joining his 6-year old son Max on their third annual Max's Big Ride from Hamilton to Ottawa to help find a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. They make a stop in Smiths Falls Saturday June 10th.

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In Focus – Wed May 24, 2017 – Friends of the Ottawa Valley Rail Trail

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In Focus – Wed May 24, 2017 – Friends of the Ottawa Valley Rail Trail

Lynda’s guests, Chris George and Don Johnston, members of ‘Friends of the Ottawa Valley Rail Trail’, discuss the proposed use of the Ottawa Valley Rail Trail.

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In Focus – Tues May 23, 2017 – Parks Canada: The Rideau Canal & Canada’s 150th

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In Focus – Tues May 23, 2017 – Parks Canada: The Rideau Canal & Canada’s 150th

John LeVatte Stakeholder Relations Officer from Parks Canada talks about the beginning of the navigation season on the Rideau Canal and what they have planned for Canada’s 150th birthday.

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In Focus – Mon May 22, 2017 – Cornerstone Landing’s Terilee Kelford, and Tim Richter, President & CEO of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness

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In Focus – Mon May 22, 2017 – Cornerstone Landing’s Terilee Kelford, and Tim Richter, President & CEO of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness

Bob speaks with Cornerstone Landing’s Terilee Kelford, and Tim Richter, President & CEO of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness talk about the National strategy to end homelessness and how Lanark fits in as a North American pilot site.

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In Focus – Fri May 19, 2017 – Boating Season: Lanark County OPP Constable David Bird

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In Focus – Fri May 19, 2017 – Boating Season: Lanark County OPP Constable David Bird

Lanark County OPP Constable David Bird joins us to talk about the Boating Season and summer initiatives.

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In Focus – Thurs May 18, 2017 – Health Unit: Ticks and Lyme Disease

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In Focus – Thurs May 18, 2017 – Health Unit: Ticks and Lyme Disease

Bob is joined by the Health Unit’s Kim McCann, Public Health Inspector, talks ticks and Lyme disease, and what you need to know about both.

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