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In Focus – Mon July 10, 2017 – The Wet Season & Farmers: The OFA’s Brian Hamilton and Debra Pretty Stradoff

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In Focus – Mon July 10, 2017 – The Wet Season & Farmers: The OFA’s Brian Hamilton and Debra Pretty Stradoff

The Ontario Federation of Agriculture’s Dave Campbell and Debra Pretty Stradoff join us to talk about the wet season and what it means for our local farmers.

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In Focus – Fri July 7, 2017 – Chair of Police Association Boards in Tay Valley, Neil Fennell

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In Focus – Fri July 7, 2017 – Chair of Police Association Boards in Tay Valley, Neil Fennell

Bob speaks with Neil Fennell, Chair of Police Association Boards in Tay Valley, Lanark County and Eastern Ontario about how the groups represent constituents and new initiatives they hope to bring to communities to make them safer.

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In Focus – Thurs July 6, 2017 – Health Unit: INSIGHT food disclosure online program

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In Focus – Thurs July 6, 2017 – Health Unit: INSIGHT food disclosure online program

The Health Unit’s Kim McCann joins us to talk about the INSIGHT food disclosure online program.

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In Focus – Wed July 5, 2017 – Barbara King

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In Focus – Wed July 5, 2017 – Barbara King

Lynda speaks to Barbara King, Executive Director of Watersheds Canada, about how the organization works to protect our lakes and rivers through programs such as the Natural Edge Program, designed to help landowners restore their shorelines.

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In Focus – Fri June 30, 2017 – NHL Goalie Jared Coreau

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In Focus – Fri June 30, 2017 – NHL Goalie Jared Coreau

In case you missed it earlier this week, we have a rebroadcast of Angie and Dave's interview with Perth-native and NHL Goalie Jared Coreau, fresh off his AHL Championship with Detroit's farm team, the Grand Rapid Griffins. That's today on a special edition of In Focus today on Lake 88!

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In Focus – Thurs June 29, 2017 – The Smiths Falls and District Club for Youth: Bridget Manahan

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In Focus – Thurs June 29, 2017 – The Smiths Falls and District Club for Youth: Bridget Manahan

Bob welcomes Bridget Manahan the new Executive Director of the Smiths Falls and District Club for Youth.

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In Focus – Wed June 28, 2017 – Pat Coghlin, Chair of the Lanark County Grannies

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In Focus – Wed June 28, 2017 – Pat Coghlin, Chair of the Lanark County Grannies

Lynda’s guest, Pat Coghlin, Chair of the Lanark County Grannies, talks about their latest fundraising activities and the monies raised to date to help grandmothers in Africa.  We will also learn about how the Foundation measures the success of the work that is being done.

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In Focus – Tues June 27, 2017 – Lanark County Paramedic Services Chief Ed McPherson

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In Focus – Tues June 27, 2017 – Lanark County Paramedic Services Chief Ed McPherson

Bob speaks with Lanark County Paramedic Services Chief Ed McPherson about how the service has changed over the years, new initiatives and what their new headquarters on the Smiths Falls-Montague border means for the service.

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In Focus – Mon June 26, 2017 – Habitat Home in Perth: Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area

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In Focus – Mon June 26, 2017 – Habitat Home in Perth: Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area

We welcome Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area as they prepare for this week’s key ceremony that will see a local family get the keys to their new Habitat Home in Perth.

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In Focus – Fri June 23, 2017 – OPP Summer Initiatives

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In Focus – Fri June 23, 2017 – OPP Summer Initiatives

We’re talking summer initiatives with the OPP's David Bird. In addition to the regular safety-driven initiatives they take part in, we’ll also hear about some outreach projects meant at strengthening their relationship with the community.

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