Local politicians set to host property rights symposium

Local politicians set to host property rights symposium

If you have ever wondered what your property rights are, you will have the opportunity to find out May 23rd when Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark and MP Gord Brown are co-hosting a Property Rights Symposium.

The meeting is open to the public and will provide the opportunity for both politicians to ...

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MP Brown introduces border boating bill

MP Brown introduces border boating bill

Leeds-Grenville MP Gord Brown has introduced a bill that would allow boaters who are merely transiting through Canadian waters with no intention to stop, to do so without reporting to Canadian Customs.

Brown said it is a bill Senator Bob Runciman recently shepherded through the Senate.

Part of the bill ...

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DNE man faces drug charges

DNE man faces drug charges

The OPP have charged a 32 year-old Drummond North Elmsley man with several offenses after he eluded them on Saturday afternoon.

Lanark OPP reports that at about 2:30 Saturday afternoon they tried to stop a Dodge pick-up truck, traveling south on Rogers Road in Perth.

The vehicle eventually stopped at ...

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Lanark outlines No Spray options for residents who don’t want herbicide

Lanark outlines No Spray options for residents who don’t want herbicide

Lanark County Public Works has developed “no-spray” options related to control of noxious and invasive plant control and urges interested residents to review the options and submit any requests by May 18.

To help meet its legislative requirements under the Weed Control Act to control noxious weeds such as wild ...

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In Focus – Wed May 3, 2017 – Tay Valley History Scholarship: Kay Rogers

In Focus – Wed May 3, 2017 – Tay Valley History Scholarship: Kay Rogers

Lynda’s guest, Kay Rogers talks about the Tay Valley History Scholarship that will be awarded every year to a history student graduating from either PDCI or St John’s Catholic HS.  The scholarship is one of Tay Valley Twp’s legacy projects from the 200th anniversary celebrations of the Perth Military Settlement.

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PTSD Plan introduced for first-responders in Carleton Place

PTSD Plan introduced for first-responders in Carleton Place

At the Carleton Place council meeting held May 2nd, 2017, Director of Protective Services Les Reynolds introduced a new post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) prevention plan.

The plan was created by Carleton Place Ocean wave Fire Company and seven other first-responder departments within Lanark County.

Reynolds said the plan trains first-responders ...

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