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In Focus – Thurs October, 13, 2017 – Stop Smoking Initiatives: The Health Unit’s Yves Decoste

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In Focus – Thurs October, 13, 2017 – Stop Smoking Initiatives: The Health Unit’s Yves Decoste

Lynda is joined by Yves Decoste from the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit to talk about stop-smoking initiatives.

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In Focus – Wed October 11, 2017 – The Sole Sisters: France Murdoch and Sheila Coutts

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In Focus – Wed October 11, 2017 – The Sole Sisters: France Murdoch and Sheila Coutts

Bob welcomes France Murdoch and Sheila Coutts – known as the Sole Sisters, their annual charity event for cancer research is coming up this Sunday. We talk about the impact of such events on local cancer patients and the sisters’ plans for the future.

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In Focus – Tues October 10, 2017 – The 50 Million Tree Program: Wade Knight

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In Focus – Tues October 10, 2017 – The 50 Million Tree Program: Wade Knight

We welcome Wade Knight,  a local Field Advisor for Forests Ontario to tell us about the 50 Million Tree Program.

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In Focus – Fri October 6, 2017 – Fire Prevention Week: Trevor Choffe and Greg Saunders

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In Focus – Fri October 6, 2017 – Fire Prevention Week: Trevor Choffe and Greg Saunders

Local Fire Chiefs, Trevor Choffe and Greg Saunders join us to talk about Fire Prevention week, which is coming up next week.

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In Focus – Thurs October 5, 2017 – Local MPP Randy Hillier

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In Focus – Thurs October 5, 2017 – Local MPP Randy Hillier

Local MPP Randy Hillier joins Bob to talk about the Fall session at Queen’s Park and highlight several issues he is working on, on behalf of his constituents.

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In Focus – Wed October 4, 2017 – Lanark County Genealogical Society: Karen Prytul

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In Focus – Wed October 4, 2017 – Lanark County Genealogical Society: Karen Prytul

Lynda’s guest, Karen Prytula talks about the Lanark County Genealogical Society and invites those interested to the Society’s next meeting October 14th.  The topic is “Show and Tell” and attendees are asked to bring stories, heirlooms, artifacts, journals and photographs of ancestors.

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In Focus – Tues October 3, 2017 – Big Brothers Big Sisters Lanark County: After school Program

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In Focus – Tues October 3, 2017 – Big Brothers Big Sisters Lanark County: After school Program

Bob is joined by Jennifer Miller from Big Brothers Big Sisters Lanark County and new after-school program coordinator Bridget Manahan to talk about the new program which kicked off in the wake of the now-closed Smiths Falls youth centre.

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In Focus – Mon October 2, 2017 – Lanark County Interval House Executive Director, Erin Lee

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In Focus – Mon October 2, 2017 – Lanark County Interval House Executive Director, Erin Lee

Erin Lee, Executive Director of Lanark County Interval House joins us with an update on her organization, new initiatives and upcoming fundraisers for the group which helps women and children escape violence in our communities.

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In Focus – Fri September 29, 2017 – The OPP’s Dave Bird: Fall Initiatives

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In Focus – Fri September 29, 2017 – The OPP’s Dave Bird: Fall Initiatives

The OPP’s Dave Bird is with us for his monthly visit to discuss the Fall initiatives of the force in Lanark County.

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In Focus – Thurs September 28, 2017 – Perth Mayor John Fenik

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In Focus – Thurs September 28, 2017 – Perth Mayor John Fenik

Perth Mayor John Fenik joins us with an update on Town Happenings as we move into Fall.

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