Smiths Falls Council moves meetings to accessible location due to injury

Smiths Falls Council moves meetings to accessible location due to injury

The next three meeting of Smiths Falls council and committee will be held at the Kinsmen’s Pavilion in Lower Reach Park.

At a special Council meeting held immediately after the regular committee meeting on December 11th, 2017, Smiths Falls council passed a by-law to allow them to move their council ...

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MPP Hillier issues statement after fatal Hydro One crash

MPP Hillier issues statement after fatal Hydro One crash

The following statement was issued by local MPP Randy Hillier following the crash of a Hydro One helicopter near Tweed, On. on Thursday, Dec. 14th, 2017.

Statement from Randy Hillier (MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox & Addington)

14 December 2017

I am deeply saddened to hear of a horrible accident that has ...

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In Focus – Thurs December 14, 2017 – Rural Youth Homelessness: Cornerstone Landing’s Terrilee Kelford

In Focus – Thurs December 14, 2017 – Rural Youth Homelessness: Cornerstone Landing’s Terrilee Kelford

Cornerstone Landing’s Terrilee Kelford is back from St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador where she joined national discussions on rural youth homelessness. Terrilee will tell us about the next steps in the local efforts.

Listen to the interview.

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“Stolen” vehicles turn out to be towed vehicles in violation of winter parking bans

“Stolen” vehicles turn out to be towed vehicles in violation of winter parking bans

We have received a few calls saying that there were dozens of vehicles reported stolen two nights ago, but in reality it’s a seasonal reminder.

We asked Lanark County OPP about it, and they tell Lake 88 they received a number of calls from people in the eastern part of ...

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Sole Sisters Annual walk for cancer research raises $9,000 for local support

Sole Sisters Annual walk for cancer research raises $9,000 for local support

Organizers of the Sole Sisters’ annual charity event for cancer research stopped by Perth’s Great War Memorial Hospital and the Canadian Cancer Society on Wednesday to present cheques from the proceeds.

The run, which took place on October 15th raised nine thousand dollars, with five thousand going towards the hospital’s ...

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Cornerstone Landing outlines plight of homeless youth to Smiths Falls Council

Cornerstone Landing outlines plight of homeless youth to Smiths Falls Council

Cornerstone Landing Chair Terrilee Kelford gave Smiths Falls Council a presentation highlighting the plight of homeless youth in Lanark County earlier this week.

She told them that 50% of the youth she helps are from Smiths Falls.

Kelford told Smiths Falls Council, homelessness in rural communities is often hidden, with ...

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