Former Mayor, Councillor look to honour Former Smiths Falls Police Chief

Former Mayor, Councillor look to honour Former Smiths Falls Police Chief

The Smiths Falls skateboard park is on track to getting a new name.

The proposal is to name the park the "Larry Hardy Memorial Skateboard Park", to honour former Smiths Falls Police Chief Larry Hardy, who passed away earlier this year.

“I’m in favour of naming the park after Chief ...

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Crime Stoppers Report

Crime Stoppers Report

Here is this week’s Crime Stoppers report:

Lanark County OPP are looking for your help to identify whoever is responsible for a break and enter at the Dollar World Plus on Wilson Street in Perth.

Sometime overnight November 17-18 a window was broken to gain entry to the store.

If ...

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In Focus – Tues November 28, 2017 – International Education Week

In Focus – Tues November 28, 2017 – International Education Week

We speak with St. John CHS Principal John Healey and some international students attending the school to mark International Education Week in the province.

Listen to the interview.

 

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Uncertainty over jobs in Smiths Falls – Many papers produced at local facilities to stop printing

Uncertainty over jobs in Smiths Falls – Many papers produced at local facilities to stop printing

A massive deal between Postmedia and Torstar on Monday saw the two newspaper giants swap a number of papers, many of which will be shut down.

Postmedia will get 22 weekly community newspapers along with the free daily publications Metro Ottawa and Metro Winnipeg.

Of the community papers, Postmedia says ...

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Vigil Tuesday evening in Perth to mark 5 years since Emma Fillipoff disappeared

Vigil Tuesday evening in Perth to mark 5 years since Emma Fillipoff disappeared

There will be a number of candlelight vigils tonight to mark the five year anniversary of the disappearance of Perth’s Emma Fillipoff, who went missing from Victoria, B.C.

It was five years to the day that she was last seen by two police officers in Victoria. She seemed out of ...

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Crowds celebrate the season as CP Holiday Train makes annual local stops

Crowds celebrate the season as CP Holiday Train makes annual local stops

The CP Holiday Train chugged into Smiths Falls shortly before 6:30 last night, and despite frigid temperatures residents were out in force to enjoy the music and the spectacle.

Firefighters, Smiths Falls Police and most of council also turned up.

As Emma Lee took the stage, 11 year-old Smiths Falls ...

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