Missing Smiths Falls youth located

Missing Smiths Falls youth located

Smiths Falls Police have advised us that they have located a 17 year-old youth that had been missing from his foster home since this past Saturday.

They are thanking the media and public for their assistance in locating him.

Continue reading...
Published in Local News

ROPE squad seeks federal inmate unlawfully at large

ROPE squad seeks federal inmate unlawfully at large

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement is looking for federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant.

Jared BOYD is unlawfully at large.

He is described as white, 33 years old, 6 feet tall, and 216 lbs. He has tattoos on his left calf, left forearm, right wrist, chest, and abdomen.

...

Continue reading...
Published in Local News

Kemptville District Hospital announces plans to double its outpatient clinic space

Kemptville District Hospital announces plans to double its outpatient clinic space

The following was submitted by the Kemptville District Hospital

Kemptville District Hospital (KDH) is pleased to announce a major modernization project that will double the current array of outpatient services offered by the busy hospital, located 20 minutes south of Ottawa.

The project was driven by public consultations undertaken in ...

Continue reading...
Published in Local News

RVCA nearing tree planting goal

RVCA nearing tree planting goal

The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) has announced that over 275,000 trees were planted this spring. They also said that the RVCA and partners are well on the way to planting 6.5 million trees by 2020!

RVCA’s private landowner tree planting program available throughout eastern Ontario, is the perfect way ...

Continue reading...
Published in Local News

Change in benefits provider to provide savings for Smiths Falls

Change in benefits provider to provide savings for Smiths Falls

Everyone is feeling the pain of rising insurance, and municipalities are no exception.

That’s why Lanark County and a few participating municipalities turned to their benefits consultants to find them better deal on their employee group coverage.

For Smiths Falls alone, a change in benefits carrier will save the town ...

Continue reading...
Published in Local News

In Focus – Tues June 20, 2017 – The South Winds Canoe Brigade

In Focus – Tues June 20, 2017 – The South Winds Canoe Brigade

Max Finkelstein and Kay Rogers from the South Winds Canoe Brigade join us to tell us all about their group’s epic trip that signifies the journey towards reconciliation between Canada’s Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations.  They’re travelling the entire route of the Rideau Canal from Kingston to Ottawa from June 23rd ...

Continue reading...
Published in In Focus