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OPP Police report

September 13, 2017 by
OPP Police report

The following is the latest report submitted by Lanark County OPP

Between Monday September 4, 2017 and Monday September 11, 2017 officers from the Lanark Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 371calls for service.

The calls included:

Motor Vehicle Collisions Total 27. Including:

  • 6 Car / Deer
  • ...

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Smiths Falls Police report

September 13, 2017 by
Smiths Falls Police report

The following is the latest report submitted by the Smiths Falls Police Service

Traffic stop leads to criminal charge On Friday September 8th, at approximately 10:29 p.m., police conducted a traffic stop on Beckwith Street North for a traffic violation. Investigation revealed that the 57 year-old male driver of Smiths ...

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North Grenville man faces charge in DNE assault

September 13, 2017 by
North Grenville man faces charge in DNE assault

Lanark County OPP have charged a man after a serious assault in Drummond North Elmsley.

The detachment reports that on September 10th, shortly after 7 a.m., officers responded to a report of a male suffering from serious injuries.

Investigation revealed that a 27 year old man of Smiths Falls had ...

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Upper Canada Board welcomes new Indigenous Trustee

September 13, 2017 by
Upper Canada Board welcomes new Indigenous Trustee

The Upper Canada District School Board is pleased to announce that an accredited teacher and community leader from the Akwesasne Territory will serve as Indigenous Trustee with the Upper Canada District School Board.

Ryan Jacobs, a sitting member of the Mohawk Council, will be sworn in on September 13 at ...

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Clark presents legislature with petition to widen County Rd. 43 in Kemptville

September 13, 2017 by
Clark presents legislature with petition to widen County Rd. 43 in Kemptville

Petitions with more than 300 signatures in support of expanding County Road 43 in Kemptville are now in the hands of the provincial government.

Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark tabled the petitions at Queen’s Park today to press the Wynne government to provide infrastructure funding necessary to expand the busy two-lane ...

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Smiths Falls Fire Service adds another fire dispatch contract

September 12, 2017 by
Smiths Falls Fire Service adds another fire dispatch contract

Smiths Falls Fire Chief Normand Beauchamp is collecting fire dispatch services like stamps!

At the Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday Sept 11th, Beauchamp asked council for authorization to enter into a five year fire dispatch contract for the community of French River, Ontario.

Located in the Sudbury district ...

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Mississippi-Rideau Staff Meet With Local Business Owners

September 12, 2017 by
Mississippi-Rideau Staff Meet With Local Business Owners

Staff from the Mississippi-Rideau Source Protection Region (MRSPR) successfully met with 61 business owners in the communities of Westport, Montague, North Grenville and Mississippi Mills this summer to discuss chemical products that could pose a risk to four municipal drinking water systems. Business owners were welcoming and helpful — allowing ...

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Smiths Falls Councillor John Maloney safe after Hurricane Irma hits Florida

September 11, 2017 by
Smiths Falls Councillor John Maloney safe after Hurricane Irma hits Florida

Smiths Falls Councillor John Maloney reported via Facebook that he and his party are safe in Florida after riding out Hurricane Irma this weekend. They are north of Fort Myers, Fla.

The Councillor has been posting updates since they started making preparations for the storm (pictured at left).

On Saturday ...

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4th annual Mississippi Mills River Walk and Run sponsored by Shoppers Drug Mart Almonte helps ‘grow women’s health’ at AGH

September 11, 2017 by
4th annual Mississippi Mills River Walk and Run sponsored by Shoppers Drug Mart Almonte helps ‘grow women’s health’ at AGH

The 4th annual Mississippi Mills River Walk and Run sponsored by Shoppers Drug Mart Almonte  took place on Saturday, Sept. 9 on the grounds of the Almonte General Hospital (AGH) and Fairview Manor resulting in approximately $18,000 being raised in support of AGH's Birthing Centre and women's health care.

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Smiths Falls Police Report

September 11, 2017 by
Smiths Falls Police Report

The following report was provided by the Smiths Falls Police Service

Male arrested for shoplifting and fraud On Tuesday September 5, 2017 at approximately 10:46 a.m. police were called to attend a business on Lombard Street for a report of a shoplifter. Investigation revealed that a 50-year old male suspect ...

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