Red Flags in draft Ottawa Valley Recreational Trail management plan discussed by Lanark County Council

Red Flags in draft Ottawa Valley Recreational Trail management plan discussed by Lanark County Council

Lanark County Councillors wrestled with details of a draft Ottawa Valley Recreational Trail management plan presented to them Wednesday night.

The plan lays out guidelines for developing the 296 km trail which runs from outside Mattawa to Smiths Falls.

The trail, in a former Canadian Pacific rail bed, is owned ...

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Perth’s Climate Change plans presented to Lanark County

Perth’s Climate Change plans presented to Lanark County

Lanark County Councillors learned a thing or two about tackling climate change from Perth CAO John DeRosenroll at their economic development committee meeting this week.

DeRosenroll told Councillors, “It’s important to reduce the carbon footprint of our generation for the next. It’s our obligation to start the process.”

Councillors are ...

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Sens head to All-Star break after game against Boston

Sens head to All-Star break after game against Boston

The Ottawa Senators will host Boston tonight before hitting the All-Star break.

The pre-game follows Junior Hockey Talk after the news@6 on Lake 88 and Dean and Gord have the call at at 7:30.

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In Focus – Thurs January 25, 2018 – Tay Valley Reeve Keth Kerr

In Focus – Thurs January 25, 2018 – Tay Valley Reeve Keth Kerr

Tay Valley Reeve Keth Kerr joins us to talk about the year that was in the township and what council looks to accomplish in 2018.

Listen to the interview.

 

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Collision in Rideau Lakes sends Portland man to hospital

Collision in Rideau Lakes sends Portland man to hospital

A two vehicle collision in Leeds County yesterday resulted in a driver form Portland being brought to Kingston hospital with serious injuries.

Rideau Lakes OPP are continuing the investigation into the collision that occurred shortly after 8:30 yesterday morning.

Police say they were advised of the two vehicle collision on ...

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Discussion on Perth’s Heritage by-law draws a healthy crowd

Discussion on Perth’s Heritage by-law draws a healthy crowd

The town of Perth held a public meeting on Wednesday evening as it continues to seek a workable compromise when it comes to the Heritage Conservation District’s colour palatte.

The meeting was called to gather feedback from residents on whether to enforce the palatte as is or to back off, ...

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