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Lake 88 In Focus Interviews

In Focus – Wed August 17, 2016 – Tay Valley resident Irene Kirkham #2

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As part of our 200th Anniversary celebrations, we continue our conversation with Tay Valley resident Irene Kirkham. In this visit Lynda learns more about Irene’s life growing up on a farm during the 1920’s and 30’s.

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In Focus – Tues August 16, 2016 – Lanark Cattleman’s Association President, David Campbell &Manager of the North and Eastern Region of the OFA, Brian Hamilton

August 16, 2016 by

President of the Lanark Cattleman’s Association David Campbell and Manager of the North and Eastern Region of the OFA, Brian Hamilton join Bob to talk about how the long, dry summer has affected our local farmers.

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In Focus – Mon August 15, 2016 – Lanark County Plowing Match and Settlers Heritage Day

August 15, 2016 by

Clare Dwyer, Events & Promotions Coordinator for Tay Valley Township and Tay Valley Councillor and Chair of the Tay Valley 200th Anniversary Working Group, Jennifer Dickson joins us to talk about the upcoming Lanark County Plowing Match and Settlers Heritage Day, Saturday August 20th.

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In Focus – Fri August 12, 2016 – Perth Fire Department

August 12, 2016 by

Soon to be retired Perth Fire Chief Stephen Fournier and incoming Chief Trevor Choffe join us to talk about the department, and this summer’s tinder dry conditions.

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In Focus – Thurs August 11, 2016 – Algonquin College & Habitat for Humanity

August 11, 2016 by

We speak with the Dean of Algonquin College, Chris Hahn and the Vice-Chair of the Perth Chapter of Habitat for Humanity Mike Mosher about an upcoming announcement and the cooperation between the college and the organization.

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In Focus – Wed August 10, 2016 – Perth & District Union Public Library: Summer Reading Club & Summer Literacy Program

August 10, 2016 by

Lynda’s guests Rachel Warren and Eli Hansen of the Perth & District Union Public Library talk about this year’s Summer Reading Club; the Summer Literacy Program and the many generous funders who have made these programs possible.

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In Focus – Tues August 10, 2016 – North Lanark Community Health Centre: Be Well Survey

August 9, 2016 by

Kara Symbolic the Community Programs & Communications Coordinator & Meibh Derosenroll join us to talk about the Be Well survey from the North Lanark Community Health Centre.

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In Focus – Fri August 5, 2016 – Together Smiths Falls: Tracy Pankow

August 5, 2016 by

Bob welcomes Tracey Pankow from Together Smiths Falls to talk about the organization, what they’ve accomplished so far, and what’ on the horizon.

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In Focus – Thurs August 4, 2016 – Dying with Dignity Canada: Susan Desjardins

August 4, 2016 by

Bob is joined by Ottawa Chapter Coordinator of Dying with Dignity Canada, Susan Desjardins to talk about B-C14 the Assisted Death law in Canada.

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In Focus – Wed August 3, 2016 – Conversations with Tay Valley resident Irene Kirkham #1

August 3, 2016 by

In celebration of our 200th Anniversary, we’ll hear Part 1 of a series of conversations with Tay Valley resident Irene Kirkham. Lynda chats with Irene about her childhood days of the 1920’s and 30’s, growing up on a farm in the former South Sherbrooke and Bathurst Twps, now known as ...

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