In Focus – Thurs Jan 18, 2018 – Quit Smoking: Yves DeCoste

In Focus – Thurs Jan 18, 2018 – Quit Smoking: Yves DeCoste

We welcome Yves DeCoste from the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit to talk about the unit’s ongoing campaigns to help people quit smoking.

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Perth-native Elijah Woods new partnership scores win on CTV’s the Launch as they are chosen to record this week’s single

Perth-native Elijah Woods new partnership scores win on CTV’s the Launch as they are chosen to record this week’s single

Perth-native Elijah Woods was featured on last night’s episode of the Launch, and congratulations are now due.

His new partnership, Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine, now based out of Ottawa were chosen from among the episode's featured artists to record the new original single "Ain't Easy."

A release from CTV ...

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Perth Ribfest likely on the move to new location

Perth Ribfest likely on the move to new location

The Perth Ribfest Music Festival might be moving.  The annual event organized by the Rotary Club of Perth will setup in Last Dual Park.

Rotarian Jim Peden, told Perth council on Tuesday Jan 16th, “We’ve successfully operated Ribfest for the past three years attracting about 10,000 people, spending $70,000 in ...

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DNE Residents who once used Smiths Falls Library will now have to pay out-of-town user fees, Perth library remains free to use

DNE Residents who once used Smiths Falls Library will now have to pay out-of-town user fees, Perth library remains free to use

Residents of Drummond North Elmsley who until recently enjoyed the same Library privileges in Smiths Falls as residents will have to pay the $55 out of town fee effective January 31.

“My biggest concern is for those residents of Drummond North Elmsley who can’t get to Perth because of transportation ...

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Smiths Falls to move ahead with in-town multi-use pathway

Smiths Falls to move ahead with in-town multi-use pathway

Armed with a Pedestrian Links Plan Smiths Falls has  secured funding to move ahead this summer with the first phase of plan.

“The first stage will be a multi-use paved asphalt pathway alongside the river, essentially from the Beckwith Street Bridge that ultimately would take you into Lower Reach Park ...

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Highlights of the 2018 Mississippi Mills Council Meeting

Highlights of the 2018 Mississippi Mills Council Meeting

The following are the highlights of the January 16, 2018 Council Meeting for the township of Mississippi Mills. 

Council kicked off 2018 with their first meeting of the New Year on January 16th. During the meeting, Council accepted with regret the resignation of the long-serving Chief Administrative Officer Diane Smithson. ...

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