Coreau nets shutout for Red Wings in second straight start

Coreau nets shutout for Red Wings in second straight start

Detroit Red Wing’s rookie goalie Jared Coreau got an 18 save shutout in his second straight start for the Detroit Red Wings on Monday in a 1-0 win over the Montreal Canadians.

Coreau, a Perth native, earned his first home win Saturday night as the Wings defeated the defending Stanley ...

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Canopy growth completes purchase of 1 Hershey Dr. – Could now triple capacity

Canopy growth completes purchase of 1 Hershey Dr. – Could now triple capacity

Smiths Falls Canopy Growth, has closed the sale of 1 Hershey Drive, the old Hershey Chocolate Factory, that now houses the company’s headquarters and their Tweed Inc medical cannabis production plant.

CEO and Chair Bruce Linton says it’s a move for the future. He says the company knows there will ...

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Seeley’s Bay man facing child pornography charges

Seeley’s Bay man facing child pornography charges

A Seeley’s Bay man is facing child pornography charges.

The OPP’s Child Sexual Exploitation Unit assisted by the Technological Crime Unit and Leeds County OPP arrested and charged the man following an investigation.

They report that on January 12, investigators arrested 52 year-old Peter Mark Pettem, and charged him with ...

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Forklift fire causes damage at Home Hardware in Almonte

Forklift fire causes damage at Home Hardware in Almonte

The Mississippi Mills Fire Department responded to a fire at the Home Hardware on Ottawa Street in Almonte yesterday morning.

When they got there, they found a forklift on fire along with some building supplies.

The operator of the forklift was taken to Almonte General Hospital with minor burns.

The ...

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Smiths Falls Fire Department to expand dispatch services

Smiths Falls Fire Department to expand dispatch services

In an effort to improve revenue across every municipal department and service, the town of Smiths Falls Fire Department is pursuing fire dispatch contracts.

According to Smiths Falls Fire Chief Normand Beauchamp, his department currently dispatches three calls a day but has the capacity to handle up to 12 calls ...

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Big win for service clubs: Smiths Falls to eliminate lottery fees

Big win for service clubs: Smiths Falls to eliminate lottery fees

In an unusual move, the town of Smiths Falls has passed a by law that eliminates Lottery and Licensing fees it used to charge charities and service clubs.  The town was collecting the maximum 3% of the prize board for bingo events, break open tickets and raffles.

But as of ...

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