UPDATE: Missing Carleton Place man located

UPDATE: Missing Carleton Place man located

The OPP reports that 53 year-old Detlef Dunn of Carleton Place has been located.

The force thanks all who assisted in locating him.

LOCATED: Detlef DUNN has been located. ^cc pic.twitter.com/vdOobqOdYK

— OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) August 14, 2017

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Electrical failure blamed in Smiths Falls’ Pearl St. fire

Electrical failure blamed in Smiths Falls’ Pearl St. fire

An accidental electrical failure is being blamed for April’s fire on Pearl Street in Smiths Falls that destroyed more than 20 apartments.

However the Smiths Falls Fire Department also says the exact cause of the fire is unknown.

Normand Beauchamp told the Smiths Falls Record News that with the extensive ...

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Canal numbers fluctuating like the water levels

Canal numbers fluctuating like the water levels

It’s was a wet, wet July but traffic is up along the Rideau Canal Corridor for the month when compared to last year.

Traffic slowed when the system had to be closed for more than a week due to high water, but the number of vessels in the system for ...

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Merrickville-Wolford reacts to lock out of Smiths Falls recreational facilities

Merrickville-Wolford reacts to lock out of Smiths Falls recreational facilities

The Smiths Falls decision to lock out Merrickville-Wolford’s residents because they did not sign onto the recreation cost sharing agreement, isn’t going to change the smaller municipality’s position according to its mayor.

“At this time our position has not changed based on their decision,” wrote Merrickville-Wolford Mayor David Nash in ...

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RVCA says money is available to watershed residents help plant trees

RVCA says money is available to watershed residents help plant trees

The following notice is from the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority:

Money is available to landowners interested in planting trees. The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority offers private landowners tree planting programs that help them get technical advice, planting plans and funding for trees.

“We have numerous community-minded partners providing funding to ...

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Smiths Falls Police officers soon to be equipped with Naloxone

Smiths Falls Police officers soon to be equipped with Naloxone

The Smiths Falls Police Service has announced that all front line officers are being trained in the us of the Naloxone nasal spray to treat overdoses and exposure to potentially fatal Opioid drugs.

With the Opioid crisis spreading across the country, the Smiths Falls Police Service says it is taking this ...

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