Message from the Town of Perth concerning potential flooding

Message from the Town of Perth concerning potential flooding

The following message is from the Town of Perth:

A widespread weather system is forecast to drop a two-day total of 35 to 70 millimeters of rain on Eastern Ontario. Levels on all lakes, rivers, and stream can be expected to increase until late Sunday or Monday.

The public is ...

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In Focus – Fri May 5, 2017 – Emergency Preparedness Week in Lanark County: Gary Welsh

In Focus – Fri May 5, 2017 – Emergency Preparedness Week in Lanark County: Gary Welsh

Lanark County’s Gary Welsh joins us to talk about the importance of being ready for stressful situations ahead of Emergency Preparedness Week in Lanark County.

Listen to the interview.

 

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Local politicians set to host property rights symposium

Local politicians set to host property rights symposium

If you have ever wondered what your property rights are, you will have the opportunity to find out May 23rd when Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark and MP Gord Brown are co-hosting a Property Rights Symposium.

The meeting is open to the public and will provide the opportunity for both politicians to ...

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MP Brown introduces border boating bill

MP Brown introduces border boating bill

Leeds-Grenville MP Gord Brown has introduced a bill that would allow boaters who are merely transiting through Canadian waters with no intention to stop, to do so without reporting to Canadian Customs.

Brown said it is a bill Senator Bob Runciman recently shepherded through the Senate.

Part of the bill ...

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DNE man faces drug charges

DNE man faces drug charges

The OPP have charged a 32 year-old Drummond North Elmsley man with several offenses after he eluded them on Saturday afternoon.

Lanark OPP reports that at about 2:30 Saturday afternoon they tried to stop a Dodge pick-up truck, traveling south on Rogers Road in Perth.

The vehicle eventually stopped at ...

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Lanark outlines No Spray options for residents who don’t want herbicide

Lanark outlines No Spray options for residents who don’t want herbicide

Lanark County Public Works has developed “no-spray” options related to control of noxious and invasive plant control and urges interested residents to review the options and submit any requests by May 18.

To help meet its legislative requirements under the Weed Control Act to control noxious weeds such as wild ...

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