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Council survey and Discussion Forum on the future of waste management in North Grenville

Council survey and Discussion Forum on the future of  waste management in North Grenville
North Grenville – The Municipal Council would like to have input from residents on what the future of waste management in North Grenville should look like. With that in mind, they have developed a survey to solicit feedback and the next Discussion Forum, to be held on March 25 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Urbandale Arts Theatre in the... Read More

Grenville County Youth Charged

Grenville County Youth Charged
KEMPTVILLE – On March 9, 2019, officers from the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) investigated a report of an assault that had occurred at Riverside Park in Kemptville the previous day. Following an investigation, a 17 year-old youth from North Grenville was arrested after joining in a consensual fight with 2 other youths. One youth attended hospital for minor injuries. The... Read More

Lanark OPP Investigates Damage to Mailboxes

Lanark OPP Investigates Damage to Mailboxes
TAY VALLEY – The Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are seeking the public’s assistance in an investigation relating to damage done to several mailboxes in Tay Valley Township on March 4 and again on March 9, 2019. Several residential mailboxes were severely damaged as well as large community mailboxes were overturned in the Lakewood Road and Kenyon... Read More

MPP CLARK SAYS INVESTMENTS IN CRITICAL PROJECTS WILL CREATE JOBS, HELP FAMILIES AND BUSINESSES

MPP CLARK SAYS INVESTMENTS IN CRITICAL PROJECTS  WILL CREATE JOBS, HELP FAMILIES AND BUSINESSES
ONTARIO LAUNCHES $30 BILLION INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING PROGRAM BROCKVILLE – Ontario’s Government is working for the people to make the province’s roads safer, commutes easier and communities healthier, says Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark. Clark made the comment today after the government unveiled a new infrastructure funding program that will help create and protect good jobs across the... Read More

OPP: Beware of Phishing and Ransom Scams!

OPP: Beware of Phishing and Ransom Scams!
If you pay the fee, they won’t stop phishing! ORILLIA – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Anti-Rackets Branch, Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) and Ontario’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) are warning Ontario residents to check their emails, phone messages and computer popups. All are tools that criminals can use to extort money and personal information from you. Phishing, ransom and service scams have... Read More

Two Toronto Area Males Charged after Traffic Complaint on 416 Highway

Two Toronto Area Males Charged after Traffic Complaint on 416 Highway
PRESCOTT – On March 10, 2018, around 6:30 p.m, members of Grenville Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a traffic complaint of a possible impaired driver travelling on Highway 416 southbound. The vehicle was intercepted in Prescott and after an investigation by a Standard Field Sobriety Test (SFST) officer, the driver was arrested for Impaired Operation by... Read More

Brockville makes great strides to support and engage local youth

Brockville makes great strides to support and engage local youth
Brockville – The City of Brockville is pleased to announce that we have been chosen to participate in the Rural Ontario Institute (ROI) Youth Engagement Strategies project. Following a detailed submission of an expression of interest, ten community partners were selected by Rural Ontario Institute for the Municipal Internship: Youth Engagement Strategies Project. These ten partners are: Timmins Youth Wellness... Read More

Brockville makes great strides to support and engage local youth

Brockville makes great strides to support and engage local youth
Brockville – The City of Brockville is pleased to announce that we have been chosen to participate in the Rural Ontario Institute (ROI) Youth Engagement Strategies project. Following a detailed submission of an expression of interest, ten community partners were selected by Rural Ontario Institute for the Municipal Internship: Youth Engagement Strategies Project. These ten partners are: Timmins Youth Wellness... Read More

SIU Appealing for Witnesses to Ottawa Interaction

SIU Appealing for Witnesses to Ottawa Interaction
Mississauga – The province’s Special Investigations Unit is appealing for witnesses to an interaction that occurred last week between a 19-year-old man and Ottawa Police Service officers. Preliminary information suggests the following: At approximately 11 a.m. on March 7, 2019, police attended the Food Basics at the Herongate plaza as a result of receiving a call. When a person of interest... Read More

Ontario’s Government for the People names Thomas Carrique as O.P.P. Commissioner

Ontario’s Government for the People names Thomas Carrique as O.P.P. Commissioner
Through an Order-In-Council signed by cabinet, Ontario’s Government for the People announced the appointment of Thomas Carrique as the next Commissioner of the Ontario Provincial Police. Thomas Carrique currently serves as the Deputy Chief for the York Regional Police, where he has spent his entire 29-year career with the force. He has worked in a variety of fields, including Uniform... Read More