Smiths Falls woman faces New Year’s Eve alcohol-related charges

Smiths Falls woman faces New Year’s Eve alcohol-related charges

A Smiths Falls Police Officer spotted what they believed to an intoxicated woman trying to get into her car on New Year’s Eve.

It happened while the officer was on patrol.

The officers saw the female trying to get into her vehicle on Chambers St.

Investigation revealed that the 56 ...

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OPP seek thief in Carleton Place break and enter

OPP seek thief in Carleton Place break and enter

Lanark County OPP are looking for whoever is responsible for a theft in Carleton Place.

The break and enter happened on Costello Drive. At about 7:25 a.m. this past Monday, police received a report of an alarm at a commercial property unit.  It was discovered that the unit had been ...

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Smiths Falls Canada 150 Facebook page aims to keep residents informed

Smiths Falls Canada 150 Facebook page aims to keep residents informed

Smiths Falls Canada 150 organizing committee has launched a Facebook page to keep citizens up to date on how the town will be celebrating the country’s 150th birthday.

The page can be found by clicking here.

The group held a skate at the Gerry Lowe Sens Rink (pictured) on New ...

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In Focus – Wed January 4, 2017 – Salvation Army: Debbie Lafleur and Heddy Sorour-Roberts

Lynda talks with Debbie Lafleur and Heddy Sorour-Roberts about the many ways that the Salvation Army helps our local communities.

Listen to the interview.

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8:40 AM – Rail crossings back to normal in Perth

8:40 AM – Rail crossings back to normal in Perth

The Railway crossing arms in Perth at Wilson and Drummond Streets are back up, and traffic flow has resumed.

They had been down for just over an hour, causing traffic to be re-routed during the morning drive.

It's not known what caused the glitch.

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Former Lanark Warden Willard Shaw passes

Former Lanark Warden Willard Shaw passes

Former Drummond Reeve and Warden of Lanark County Willard Shaw has died at the age of 90.

Shaw was first elected to Drummond Township Council in 1973, later serving as Deputy Reeve from 79-82, then Reeve from 83-91. He was elected Warden of Lanark County in 1998.

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