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Canada Post: Direct action to stop overburdening begins at midnight

Canada Post: Direct action to stop overburdening begins at midnight
OTTAWA – Effective November 1st at 12:01 am, the Canadian Union of Postal Workers is calling a national overtime ban for both of its major bargaining units at Canada Post. Postal workers, no matter what their job at Canada Post, will not work more than an eight-hour day and not more than a 40-hour week. Postal workers will refuse overtime, including letter carriers – who... Read More

The Royal Canadian Legion partners with VIA Rail Canada in unique Poppy Campaign initiative

The Royal Canadian Legion partners with VIA Rail Canada in unique Poppy Campaign initiative
OTTAWA – The Royal Canadian Legion and VIA Rail Canada together unveiled a new massive poppy-wrapped locomotive at the train company’s Ottawa station today. The locomotive is one of two that will travel the Quebec-Windsor corridor throughout the National Poppy Campaign this year. While the fifth year for this partnership, it is the first year for such a massive poppy,... Read More

Victim Identified in Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision in North Glengarry

Victim Identified in Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision in North Glengarry
NORTH GLENGARRY – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers attended the scene of a two (2) vehicle collision at the intersection of County Road 20 and County Road 24, North Glengarry Township. Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 5:13pm on October 30,2018, a motorcycle was travelling Northbound on County Road 20 when, for reasons under... Read More

Victim of South Dundas ATV Accident Succumbs to Injuries

Victim of South Dundas ATV Accident Succumbs to Injuries
SOUTH DUNDAS – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a single vehicle collision on Broken Second Road (between Marine Station Road and County Road 1 ), South Dundas Township. Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 12:13am on August 17, 2018, an all-terrain vehicle was travelling eastbound on Broken Second Road when, for reasons... Read More

16 Days of Action & Wrapped In Courage Campaign Kicks Off in Leeds & Grenville Nov 5th

16 Days of Action & Wrapped In Courage Campaign Kicks Off in Leeds & Grenville Nov 5th
November is Woman Abuse Prevention Month in Ontario.  Join us as we raise our Shine the Light on Violence against Women Flags and kick off the 2018 campaign in Leeds and Grenville.  There will be two events on Monday, November 5th, 2018: The first flag will rise at the Brockville Police Service on Parkedale Ave. at 11:00 a.m. The second... Read More

OTTAWA OPP UTILIZE AN EYE IN THE SKY TO NAB STUNT DRIVERS

OTTAWA OPP UTILIZE AN EYE IN THE SKY TO NAB STUNT DRIVERS
Ottawa, ON) – Members of the Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Ottawa Police Service, OPP Highway Safety Division and OPP Aviation Service focused attention on motorcyclists on Ottawa highways between August and October 2018. This enforcement initiative, known as Project Byrock resulted in 12 motorcyclists being charged with Stunt Driving within the City of Ottawa. OPP Aviation Services monitored... Read More

Police on Scene of Fatal Collision in North Glengarry

Police on Scene of Fatal Collision in North Glengarry
NORTH GLENGARRY – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are currently at the scene of a two (2) vehicle collision at the intersection of County Road 20 and County Road 24, North Glengarry Township. Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 5:13pm, a motorcycle was travelling Northbound on County Road 20 when, for reasons under investigation,... Read More

Celebrating Patient Safety Week at Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital, Almonte General Hospital & Fairview Manor

Celebrating Patient Safety Week at Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital, Almonte General Hospital & Fairview Manor
MEDICATION SAFETY – NOT ALL DRUGS GET ALONG Patient and resident safety is a priority for staff, physicians and volunteers at Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital (CPDMH), Almonte General Hospital (AGH) and Fairview Manor. The care teams continually look for opportunities to engage patients, residents, visitors, families and one another to talk about safety. This week is Canadian Patient... Read More

OPP CANINES RAISE MORE THAN $28,000 FOR CHARITY

OPP CANINES RAISE MORE THAN $28,000 FOR CHARITY
ORILLIA – Today, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) launched its new 2019 Canine Unit Calendar at an event at General Headquarters. The event included 20 second- and third-graders from Monsignor Lee Catholic School, who were able to meet two OPP canines, one of whom is featured in this year’s calendar. This is the second annual OPP Canine Unit Calendar, which is created to... Read More

CBS All Access Original Series “Tell Me a Story” To Launch In Canada On Wednesday, Oct. 31

CBS All Access Original Series “Tell Me a Story” To Launch In Canada On Wednesday, Oct. 31
Set in Modern-day New York City, “Tell Me a Story” Takes the World’s Most Beloved Fairy Tales and Reimagines Them as a Dark and Twisted Psychological Thriller NEW YORK – CBS All Access announced today that its upcoming psychological thriller series, TELL ME A STORY, will launch on its service in Canada on Wednesday, Oct. 31. Following premiere week, new episodes of TELL ME A STORY’s 10-episode first season... Read More