In Focus – Mon June 26, 2017 – Habitat Home in Perth: Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area

In Focus – Mon June 26, 2017 – Habitat Home in Perth: Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area

We welcome Algonquin College Perth Campus Dean Chris Hahn and Alexis Ashworth, CEO at Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa Area as they prepare for this week’s key ceremony that will see a local family get the keys to their new Habitat Home in Perth.

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South Wind Canoe Brigade visits Perth this evening

South Wind Canoe Brigade visits Perth this evening

The Town of Perth welcomes the South Wind Canoe Brigade later today as part of their journey from Kingston to Ottawa.

The group is making their way to the capital for July 1st, in more than a dozen Voyageur canoes. Today, they will paddle up the Tay River from Beveridges ...

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Sole Sisters Annual Walk and Run for Cancer Research donates $10,000 to local cancer treatment efforts

Sole Sisters Annual Walk and Run for Cancer Research donates $10,000 to local cancer treatment efforts

Sheila Coutts of the Sole Sisters Annual Walk and Run for Cancer Research recently made two special deliveries in the town of Perth.

Sheila delivered two cheques, each for $5,000 to the Perth Great War Memorial Hospital Foundation (GWMHF) and to the Perth office of the Canadian Cancer Society.

The ...

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Strike Averted – LCBO stores to remain open pending ratification of new deal

Strike Averted – LCBO stores to remain open pending ratification of new deal

The Ontario Public Service Employees Union has released the following statement about their pending job action at LCBO stores across Ontario:

A looming strike has been averted as the union negotiating team has reached a tentative agreement with LCBO management, says the President of the union representing LCBO workers.

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Smiths Falls Sports and Rec Hall of Fame inducts new members

Smiths Falls Sports and Rec Hall of Fame inducts new members

A packed hall at the Smiths Falls Memorial Community Centre welcomed this year’s class to the Smiths Falls Sports and Recreation Hall of Fame yesterday.

It was standing room only as the 35th annual celebration  welcomed:

  • Grace Muir - a volleyball and Track Coach at SFDCI, and a member ...
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Annual Kilt run a big success

Annual Kilt run a big success

They came, they saw, they ran around town in kilts.

The annual Perth Kilt Run took place this weekend in the town's downtown core and by all accounts, it was another big success.

Thanks to Lake 88 listener Erin Borthwick for sending in these pics, and we look forward to ...

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