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Canadians know and accept the need to move more, so why don’t they?

Canadians know and accept the need to move more, so why don’t they?
The ParticipACTION Pulse Report powered by MEC gauges what physical activity means to Canadians to help better understand their inactivity TORONTO – According to the ParticipACTION Pulse Report powered by MEC, released today, Canadians know physical inactivity is a big problem that is putting their health at risk. In fact, 83 per cent of them rate it as the most serious health issue facing... Read More

Canopy Growth completes three year supply agreement with the Société des alcools du Québec

Canopy Growth completes three year supply agreement with the Société des alcools du Québec
SMITHS FALLS – Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth”) (TSX: WEED) today announced that it has completed a three year supply agreement with the Société des alcools du Québec (“SAQ”) for 12,000 kgs of high-quality cannabis products. Securing this long term agreement marks another important step in preparing for a legal recreational market in the province of Quebec, and builds upon the letter... Read More

Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom HaShoah

Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom HaShoah
Ottawa – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day): “Beginning at sundown tonight, Jewish communities and others in Canada and around the world will observe Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Memorial Day – to honour the lives of the six million Jews who were systematically murdered by the Nazis during the Holocaust. “Yom HaShoah reminds... Read More

OPP: Let’s Talk Gadgets

OPP: Let’s Talk Gadgets
LEEDS –   Members of the Leeds Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) recently entered into investigations involving the illegal use of radar detectors. Leeds OPP members stopped numerous vehicles on Highway 401 over the weekend of April 6 – 8, 2018 and found drivers being in possession or using radar detectors. Three men from USA, one Ontario man and one... Read More

Earth Day Celebrations/Smudging Ceremony at Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area April 21 & 22

Earth Day Celebrations/Smudging Ceremony at Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area April 21 & 22
Kingston –  The Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority is hosting several activities on Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22 at Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area to help mark Earth Day 2018. Visitors are welcome to browse through an exhibit of nature photography by local amateur photographers in the Outdoor Centre from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Saturday and Sunday. Folks will... Read More

Special weather statement in effect for Brockville & Leeds-Grenville

Special weather statement in effect for Brockville & Leeds-Grenville
Potential ice storm for parts of Southern Ontario Saturday and Sunday. Heavy rain potential later Sunday and Sunday night. A significant freezing rain event is looking increasingly likely for portions of Southern Ontario Saturday and Sunday as a slow-moving low pressure system approaches the area. Precipitation may start as rain, but increasing northeasterly winds will draw colder air from an... Read More

Rideau Valley Conservation Authority Watershed Conditions Statement: Flood Outlook

Rideau Valley Conservation Authority Watershed Conditions Statement: Flood Outlook
No Significant Flooding Anticipated from Developing Weather System Ottawa –  A weather system out of the mid-west U.S. has the potential to bring several forms of precipitation in significant amounts in to eastern Canada over the next week. Snow, rain and freezing rain may fall beginning tonight with showers or flurries. Tomorrow, rain is forecast to fall through the afternoon.... Read More

KINGSTON PENITENTIARY TOUR TICKETS ON SALE APRIL 12TH

KINGSTON PENITENTIARY TOUR TICKETS ON SALE APRIL 12TH
Morrisburg – The St. Lawrence Parks Commission (SLPC) has announced that tickets to 2018 Kingston Penitentiary tours will go on sale at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2018. Anticipation for the 2018 tours has been high. Tours will run 5 days a week (Wednesday to Sunday) from May 9 to July 1 and from September 5 to October 29;... Read More