Well-known scams making the rounds once again

Well-known scams making the rounds once again

There are a couple of well-known scams that are once again making the rounds one again.

The OPP and a Lake 88 listener are advising you to be aware that there are at least two that have been reported.

The CRA Scam continues. That one sees a scammer posing as ...

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Andress’ YIG makes donation to Afghan Vet Memorial project in Smiths Falls

Andress’ YIG makes donation to Afghan Vet Memorial project in Smiths Falls

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 95 in Smiths Falls has, for the past year, been working on bringing in a LAV III armoured vehicle as a memorial to Afghan Veterans.

Their efforts has included some fundraising in town.

On Thursday November 23, the project got a surprise financial boost.

Dan ...

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OPSEU challenging legislation that returned college students to class

OPSEU challenging legislation that returned college students to class

OPSEU is challenging the Ontario government's latest back-to-work legislation in court.

The province ended a five-week strike by Ontario college faculty November 20 by back to work legislation.

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says the law violated the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

In a release he said, "For ...

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Armed robbery in Smiths Falls leads to slew of charges for pair of suspects

Armed robbery in Smiths Falls leads to slew of charges for pair of suspects

The Smiths Falls Police Service reports they have nabed a pair of suspects after an armed robbery in the town Thursday morning.

The service reports that on November 23rd, at approximately 9:45 a.m. police responded to an armed robbery at a business on Lombard Street.

Investigation revealed that a 19 year-old ...

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Smiths Falls Police Report

Smiths Falls Police Report

Female arrested for domestic related incident On Monday November 13th, 2017 police received a complaint about a threat to damage property. Investigation revealed that a 24 year old female suspect uttered a threat to damage her ex-boyfriend’s property after becoming upset with him. Police later located and arrested the suspect ...

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Construction on Combined Locks in Smiths Falls due to begin next week

Construction on Combined Locks in Smiths Falls due to begin next week

The following notice was provided by Parks Canada: With support from Public Services and Procurement Canada, and following a competitive procurement process, the construction contract for the rehabilitation of a number of components at Lock 29A in Smiths Falls has now been awarded. We anticipate that on-site work will proceed ...

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