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Lake 88 hosted a series of Municipal Election Round Tables for candidates for Mayor and Reeve in the communities within our listening area leading up to the October 22nd election.
Miss a broadcast? Click your community of choice to listen hear the discussion.read more
A chilly morning couldn’t stop them as the Sole Sisters Annual Charity Event for Cancer Research took over Lower Reach Park in Smiths Falls on Sunday, October 21st, welcoming hundreds to help raise money to fight cancer and support local patients. Young, old, fast or at a measured pace, all wanted to help raise money for the cause.read more
Updated – Former Perth Fire Chief David Bell Passes away – Fire Services March in late Chiefs honour to take place Monday afternoon
Retired Perth Fire Department Chief David Bell passed away surrounded by his family following a brief battle with cancer.read more
Theft of election signs
On Monday October 8, 2018, police received numerous calls in regards to municipal election signs being stolen from various streets in Smiths Falls. The suspect(s) removed the election signs sometime overnight on the previous evening.
Let’s put a stop to this senseless theft by calling Crime Stoppers.
Operation Impact Results
From October 5th-8th 2018, members of the Smiths Falls Police Service participated in “Operation Impact”, targeting – impaired driving, seat belts, aggressive driving and distracted driving. This national campaign is organized by the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP), under the leadership of the CACP Traffic Safety Committee in support of Canada’s Road Safety Strategy 2025.
Heddy Sorour is joined by Linna Li, a Queen’s medical resident working with the Leeds, Greenville and Lanark District Health Unit to talk about Ticks and Tick borne diseases, which continue to be a threat even in the fall.read more
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