In Focus – Fri July 21, 2017 – Doors Open Rideau Lakes: Wendy Alford

In Focus – Fri July 21, 2017 – Doors Open Rideau Lakes: Wendy Alford

Doors Open Rideau Lakes coming up in August. We chat with Wendy Alford, who is coordinating the event.

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Perth Special Olympians capture soccer Bronze at Ontario Summer Games

Perth Special Olympians capture soccer Bronze at Ontario Summer Games

The Perth Thistles Special Olympics soccer club won the bronze medal at the Ontario Summer Games in Peel.

They took on six teams from across Ontario earlier this month after qualifying for the provincials by winning the Perth Hometown Games in August of last year.

The annual Hometown Games are ...

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Eastern Ontario cottager loses small claims court case against Hydro One

Eastern Ontario cottager loses small claims court case against Hydro One

An Ontario man who cottages just north of Kingston has lost a court case against Hydro One after a judge said he was on the hook for delivery charges, even though the line to his cottage was disconnected for several months.

A tree had fallen onto Kip Van Kempen’s line at ...

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Brockville Police urge parents to speak to kids about Snap Map, which could leave them vulnerable to predators

Brockville Police urge parents to speak to kids about Snap Map, which could leave them vulnerable to predators

Brockville Police are warning parents about a feature in an app that is popular with kids.

They are raising red flags about the Snapchat map feature and have released a video on their Facebook page to help spread the word.

The force says the map is a new feature and ...

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In Focus – Thurs July 20, 2017 – The Voice of the Ottawa Redblacks, Al Jakubec

In Focus – Thurs July 20, 2017 – The Voice of the Ottawa Redblacks, Al Jakubec

We welcome the voice of the Ottawa Redblacks on TSN 1200 and Lake 88, AJ Jakubec to talk about the season so far and what lies ahead for the defending Grey Cup Champs.

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LCBO employees ratify new deal – barely

LCBO employees ratify new deal – barely

Employees at the LCBO have ratified a new four-year contract, but just barely.

The Ontario Public Service Employees Union says LCBO workers voted 56 per cent in favour of a tentative agreement in voting held Tuesday and yesterday.

The agreement, which was signed in late June with the help of ...

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