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In Focus – Tues Sept ember 4, 2018 – Maple Syrup Fall Skills Workshop

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In Focus – Tues Sept ember 4, 2018 – Maple Syrup Fall Skills Workshop

Maple Syrup Producers, Dwight James and Randal Goodfellow join us to talk about the Lanark & District Maple Syrup Producers' Association Maple Syrup Fall Skills Workshop on Sept. 22.

 

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In Focus – Fri August 31, 2018 – Smiths Falls native Jared Ruttan: Sons of Scotland Pipes and Drums of Ottawa

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In Focus – Fri August 31, 2018 – Smiths Falls native Jared Ruttan: Sons of Scotland Pipes and Drums of Ottawa

Smiths Falls native Jared Ruttan, who is a member of the Sons of Scotland Pipes and Drums of Ottawa, tells us about his recent trip to Scotland to compete in the World Pipe Band Championships, and to play for the Queen.

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In Focus – Thurs August 30, 2018 – Back to School: OPP Constable David Bird

August 30, 2018 by
In Focus – Thurs August 30, 2018 – Back to School: OPP Constable David Bird

OPP Constable David Bird joins us to talk about back to school, with some friendly reminders for drivers and pedestrians as school buses and kids take to the streets next week.

 

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In Focus – Tues August 28, 2018 – Smiths Falls Police Service Constable Aaron Thompkins

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In Focus – Tues August 28, 2018 – Smiths Falls Police Service Constable Aaron Thompkins

Smiths Falls Police Service Constable Aaron Thompkins is back, he is organizing a major welcome for a pair of paddlers out of Kingston who are paddling to Ottawa to raise awareness for PTSD. We will hear all about it and what else the force is up to as it gets ...

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In Focus – Mon August 27, 2018 – Personal Trainer and Coach Brian Paquette: Free Martial Arts in Smiths Falls for kids 4-11

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In Focus – Mon August 27, 2018 – Personal Trainer and Coach Brian Paquette: Free Martial Arts in Smiths Falls for kids 4-11

Personal Trainer and Coach Brian Paquette joins us to talk about the importance of physical activity for kids as they head back to school and tells us about a free martial arts program coming to Smiths Falls for kids aged 4-11 designed to keep kids fit and active.

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In Focus – Fri August 24, 2018 – Dan Linton, and Karen-Amy Linton: Parkinson’s Superwalk in Perth

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In Focus – Fri August 24, 2018 – Dan Linton, and Karen-Amy Linton: Parkinson’s Superwalk in Perth

Dan Linton, and Karen-Amy Linton join us to talk about the upcoming Parkinson’s Superwalk in Perth and to tell us how it, and local programs, benefit local people living with the disease.

 

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In Focus – Thurs August 23, 2018 – The Health Unit’s Kim McCann: West Nile Virus in Perth

August 23, 2018 by
In Focus – Thurs August 23, 2018 – The Health Unit’s Kim McCann: West Nile Virus in Perth

The Health Unit's Kim McCann joins us to talk about the discovery of West Nile Virus in Perth and precautions we should be taking to prevent contracting the disease.

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In Focus – Tues August 21, 2018 – Stephanie Gray: Community Plan for Safety and Well-being for Lanark County

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In Focus – Tues August 21, 2018 – Stephanie Gray: Community Plan for Safety and Well-being for Lanark County

We welcome Stephanie Gray, coordinator of the  group that is developing the Community Plan for Safety and Well-being for Lanark County to tell us what it is, and how it will benefit the citizens of the county.

 

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In Focus – Mon August 20, 2018 – Cindy Rotar: Specialist High Skills Major Programs at PDCI

August 20, 2018 by
In Focus – Mon August 20, 2018 – Cindy Rotar: Specialist High Skills Major Programs at PDCI

We welcome Cindy Rotar of the Perth and District Collegiate Institute to tell us about the Specialist High Skills Major programs being offered this year at PDCI.

 

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In Focus – Fri August 17, 2018 – Erika Heesen: Community Skill Sharing Project

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In Focus – Fri August 17, 2018 – Erika Heesen: Community Skill Sharing Project

Erika Heesen of the Perth and District Union Library joins us to talk about the new Community Skill Sharing project, a project of the Teen & Seniors Community Group.

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