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Lake 88 In Focus Interviews

In Focus – Fri September 1, 2017 – 100 years of Guiding in Perth

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In Focus – Fri September 1, 2017 – 100 years of Guiding in Perth

We celebrate 100 years of Guiding in Perth. An upcoming dinner will mark the anniversary for the organization in the town. We’ll learn a bit about the history behind reaching such a significant milestone.

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In Focus – Thurs August 31, 2017 – Bill Gartland, Director of Education for the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario

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In Focus – Thurs August 31, 2017 – Bill Gartland, Director of Education for the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario

Bill Gartland, Director of Education for the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario joins us for his annual back to school preview.

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In Focus – Tues August 29, 2017 – Lanark County Warden Bill Dobson

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In Focus – Tues August 29, 2017 – Lanark County Warden Bill Dobson

Bob welcomes Lanark County Warden Bill Dobson for his impressions on the Association of Municipalities of Ontario Conference that took place recently in Ottawa, and for an update on a busy summer for Lanark County.

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In Focus – Mon August 28, 2017 – Terilee Kelford of Cornerstone Landing & Chris Hahn, Dean of Algonquin College Perth Campus

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In Focus – Mon August 28, 2017 – Terilee Kelford of Cornerstone Landing & Chris Hahn, Dean of Algonquin College Perth Campus

Terilee Kelford of Cornerstone Landing, and Chris Hahn, Dean of Algonquin College, Perth Campus join Bob to talk about a special collaboration between the two organizations.

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In Focus – Fri August 25, 2017 – YAK Youth Services Executive Director, Jeff Kohl

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In Focus – Fri August 25, 2017 – YAK Youth Services Executive Director, Jeff Kohl

Bob welcomes Jeff Kohl, the new Executive Director at YAK youth services in Perth. We get to know Jeff a little better and talk about what’s coming up for the popular youth center.

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In Focus – Thurs August 24, 2017 – Rabies Vaccination Clinics: Sarah Craig

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In Focus – Thurs August 24, 2017 – Rabies Vaccination Clinics: Sarah Craig

The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark Health Unit's Sarah Craig on the Rabies Vaccination Clinics coming up in our county.

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In Focus – Wed August 23, 2017 – The Friendship Oven Project

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In Focus – Wed August 23, 2017 – The Friendship Oven Project

Lynda welcomes Jeff Mills, Mills Community Support, and Jackie Kavanagh, Carleton Place Chamber of Commerce, to discuss Mills Community Support’s latest initiative, the Friendship Oven Project. The plan is to build a series of wood-fired ovens – a project to connect people and communities through food and cooking.

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In Focus – Tues August 22, 2017 – Rideau Canal’s Valerie de Winter

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In Focus – Tues August 22, 2017 – Rideau Canal’s Valerie de Winter

The Rideau Canal’s Valerie de Winter drops by to talk about Parks Canada’s plans for the iconic canal for the remainder of the summer.

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In Focus – Mon August 21, 2017 – Eclipse: Local Amateur Astronomer Frank Hitchens

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In Focus – Mon August 21, 2017 – Eclipse: Local Amateur Astronomer Frank Hitchens

It’s eclipse Monday. Joining us to talk about the phenomenon is Local Amateur Astronomer Frank Hitchens who will tell us all about the event and how to view it safely.

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In Focus – Fri August 18, 2017 – Dave Bird of the OPP

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In Focus – Fri August 18, 2017 – Dave Bird of the OPP

We welcome Dave Bird of the OPP for an update on Lanark County OPP outreach initiatives, and commentary on how summer initiatives have been received.

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