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Missing DNE man located

Missing DNE man located

The OPP reports that a 49 year-old Drummond North Elmsley man who had been reported as missing has been found.

The OPP thanks all who helped spread the word about his disappearance.

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Congrats to two SF police officers, medal winners at World Police and Fire Games

Congrats to two SF police officers, medal winners at World Police and Fire Games

Two local Smiths Falls Police Officers travelled out to the World Police and Fire Games in Los Angeles last week and came home with a number of medals.

Sgt. Jodi Empey and Cst. Brent Pellett competed in swimming and running events.

Jodi won gold in five swimming events in the ...

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Sens tour to make stops in Perth, Carleton Place and Kemptville

Sens tour to make stops in Perth, Carleton Place and Kemptville

The Ottawa Senators have announced the Hometown Tour series presented by Canadian Tire, will return to eastern Ontario and western Quebec beginning on Tuesday, Aug. 22.

Presented primarily by Canadian Tire the Hometown Tour will feature two Senators players per location, Bell Media personalities, autograph sessions, interactive games, prizing opportunities ...

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Planned power outage next week to affect close to 900 customers

Planned power outage next week to affect close to 900 customers

There’s a planned power outage scheduled for next Tuesday that will affect some Hydro One customers in Marlborough, Montague, Smiths Falls, Merrickville-Wolford, and Kitley.

It takes place Tuesday Aug 22nd from 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM and will affect 878 customers.

The outage has been planned for scheduled maintenance and ...

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Smiths Falls Police Report

Smiths Falls Police Report

The following is the latest report from the Smiths Falls Police Service

Driving complaint nets arrest

On Monday August 14, 2017 at approximately 3:58 p.m. a concerned citizen phoned 9-1-1 to report an erratic driver driving on Highway 43 West coming into Smiths Falls. Police attended the area and ...

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Construction set to begin on County Rd 36 next week

Construction set to begin on County Rd 36 next week

Summer construction season continues in our listening area.

Leeds-Grenville is advising residents of a road closure on County Road 36 – south of the Lanark County border – to replace two culverts.

Due to the depth of the culvert, the road will be closed from next Wednesday, August 23rd to ...

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Carolina Retirement Suites BBQ raises $2000 for PSFDH

Carolina Retirement Suites BBQ raises $2000 for PSFDH

Congratulations are going out to organizers of a charity Barbecue yesterday at Carolina Retirement Suites in Perth.

They report to us this morning that thanks to the generosity of the public they raised more than $2000.

They tell us that the proceeds are going to help the Hospital Foundations serving ...

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Two Rivers Food Hub welcomes Premier Kathleen Wynne

Two Rivers Food Hub welcomes Premier Kathleen Wynne

During a scheduled tour of the Two Rivers Food Hub Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne was led through the loading dock, storage rooms,  vegetable processing room and into the commercial kitchens.

Several of the stainless steel prep zones and commercial appliances were in use by local food processors as the Premier ...

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Premier Kathleen Wynne speaks with Lake 88’s Bob Perreault

Premier Kathleen Wynne speaks with Lake 88’s Bob Perreault

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is touring eastern Ontario Wednesday, including stops in Almonte, Smiths Falls and Kemptville.

She spoke with Lake 88 News Director Bob Perreault before heading out to talk about the tour, the soon to be revisions to the province's labour laws, and saying "no" to the Association of ...

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Province to update and repair Community Health Facilities in the Quinte region

Province to update and repair Community Health Facilities in the  Quinte region

 

 

The province is investing in two community health facilities in the Quinte region to help people get high-quality care close to home, in a safe, healthy and accessible environment.

The South East LHIN (which covers a large portion of our listening area) announced funding Tuesday for local community ...

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