In Focus: Tuesday August 8th, 2017- Joseph Potvin

Bob welcomes Director General of the Moose Consortium, Joseph Potvin, who offers an update on efforts to bring a new rail system to connect eastern Ontario. Listen to the interview.

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Seadoo collision in Big Rideau Lake sends two to hospital

Seadoo collision in Big Rideau Lake sends two to hospital

OPP in Rideau Lakes are continuing an investigation into two Seadoos that collided resulting in two people being injured.

It happened on Sunday. At 3:10 that afternoon, officers were called to Big Rideau Lake near Portland after receiving a report that two Seadoos had collided.

Preliminary investigation revealed that the ...

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Smiths Falls – Please don’t feed the swans

Smiths Falls – Please don’t feed the swans

The town of Smiths Falls has issued the following appeal on its Facebook page:

We appreciate how much people love our swans but feeding them is putting them at risk and creating an unhealthy situation for the birds. Please do not feed the swans! The Town provides supplemental food and ...

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Smiths Falls water tower has minor leak – water is safe in town, repair plan to be announced

Smiths Falls water tower has minor leak – water is safe in town, repair plan to be announced

Smiths Falls Mayor Shawn Pankow took to Facebook this weekend to comment on a small leak at the town’s water tower.

Pankow says the leak appeared about 2 metres from the bottom of the tower. He called it small, but noticeable by what appears to be a mist spraying from ...

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UPDATE – Victim identified in Hwy. 7 fatal crash

UPDATE – Victim identified in Hwy. 7 fatal crash

Police have identified the victim in yesterday’s fatal collision just west of Perth, as 35 year-old Samantha Stremmelaar of Kitchener.

The Highway has re-opened just west of Perth where the collision took place yesterday afternoon at about 4:30, just west of Silver Lake Provincial Park.

Investigation revealed that an eastbound ...

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Smiths Falls Police, Victim Services Lanark County team up for scam awareness campaign

Smiths Falls Police, Victim Services Lanark County team up for scam awareness campaign

The Smiths Falls Police Service is partnering with Victim Services Lanark County for an awareness campaign aimed at protecting the public from a variety of different scams.

Constable Aaron Tompkins (pictured) says they will focus on senior frauds, frauds, and electronic scams in general. "We're just educating the public because we're ...

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