United Counties of Leeds Grenville consider funding request from Brockville General Hospital for expansion

United Counties of Leeds Grenville consider funding request from Brockville General Hospital for expansion

The United Counties of Leeds and Grenville is considering a request from the Brockville General Hospital for $2.125-million toward its large infrastructure project to add a new wing to the hospital.

The hospital’s Acting CEO Jeanette Despatie told council the local part of the project’s cost is $18.5-million, while the ...

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In Focus – Tues June 27, 2017 – Lanark County Paramedic Services Chief Ed McPherson

In Focus – Tues June 27, 2017 – Lanark County Paramedic Services Chief Ed McPherson

Bob speaks with Lanark County Paramedic Services Chief Ed McPherson about how the service has changed over the years, new initiatives and what their new headquarters on the Smiths Falls-Montague border means for the service.

Listen to the interview.

 

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Smiths Falls Rotary makes donation to UCDSB’s Champions for Kids

Smiths Falls Rotary makes donation to UCDSB’s Champions for Kids

Marsha McNair, Athens School Principal and co-chair Champions for Kids Golf Tournament receives $500 cheque from SF Rotarian Jay Brennan, as Tracy Staples, KPS principal and Champions for Kids executive board member looks on.

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It’s Ticket Tuesday at Lake 88! It’s Ticket Tuesday at Lake 88!

It’s Ticket Tuesday at Lake 88! It’s Ticket Tuesday at Lake 88!

It's Ticket Tuesday at Lake 88! It's Ticket Tuesday at Lake 88! It's Ticket Tuesday at Lake 88!

We’ve got LOADS of tickets to some of the biggest events of the summer in the Lake 88 listening area, so we’re going to give them all away TODAY BETWEEN 8 am and ...

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Water-related infrastructure projects in Smiths Falls get a boost from federal, provincial funding

Water-related infrastructure projects in Smiths Falls get a boost from federal, provincial funding

The town of Smiths Falls is embarking on a number of infrastructure projects this year thanks to a  $1.383 million funding announcement from the Ontario Ministry of Infrastructure.

“We were pleased to get notification that we got the full funding from the Clean Water and Wastewater Fund that we had ...

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Lanark County responds to more than 400 calls for service as summer months take hold

Lanark County responds to more than 400 calls for service as summer months take hold

Between Monday 19th June 2017 and Monday 26th June 2017 officers from the Lanark Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 417 calls for service.

The calls included:

Motor Vehicle Collisions.

Total 31 (Including 12 Car/ Deer)

Impaired Drivers.

At 10:29am on Saturday 24th June at Bridge Street ...

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