Almonte and Carleton Place hospitals look to public to help shape future

Almonte and Carleton Place hospitals look to public to help shape future

The Almonte General Hospital (AGH) and Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital (CPDMH) are developing new strategic plans, want public input to help.

The new plans will set the direction for health care in their jurisdiction for the next 3 to 5 years and ensure alignment between the two hospitals ...

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Police release description of suspect wanted in Smiths Falls armed robbery

Police release description of suspect wanted in Smiths Falls armed robbery

The Smiths Falls Police Service has released a description and security camera photo of the suspect wanted in Wednesday's evening's armed robbery at the Quickie convenience story on Beckwith St. N.

At about 7:30 on Wednesday evening a lone male entered the store brandishing a weapon and demanded money from the ...

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In Focus – Fri January 13, 2017 – End of Life Planning: Eric Halpin

We welcome Eric Halpin from Elmwood Cemetery to talk about end of life planning.

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Basic Income Pilot Project consultation a success in Smiths Falls

Basic Income Pilot Project consultation a success in Smiths Falls

A public consultation on the basic income pilot project held last night in Smiths Falls was a huge success.  More than 200 people from all walks of life and every age group came out to participate.

Although passions were high the meeting was well moderated the people were respectful and ...

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Smiths Falls Police search for armed man who robbed Quickie

Smiths Falls Police search for armed man who robbed Quickie

Police in Smiths Falls need your help to find an armed robber who got away with cash after holding up the Quickie at the Esso station on Beckwith Street (pictured).

It happened Wednesday evening at about 7:30. The man, brandishing a weapon, entered the store and demanded money. The clerk ...

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In Focus – Thurs January 12, 2016 – Parks Canada Celebrates Canada’s 150th: Dale McEachern

We speak with Dale McEachern, manager of External Relations for the Ontario Waterways, from Parks Canada about the many ways Canadians can celebrate the country’s 150th birthday this year, thanks to a gift for visitors.

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