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Canine Water Sports’ Canadian Dock Jumping Championships Returns to Brockville This Weekend

Canine Water Sports’ Canadian Dock Jumping Championships Returns to Brockville This Weekend
Brockville – Canine Watersports Canada are hosting their Canadian Dock Jumping Championships this weekend, August 23rd to 25th in Hardy Park in Brockville. The event runs on Friday from 10am-4pm; Saturday 8am-5pm; and Sunday 9am-3:30pm. Canine Watersports Canada is wet, wild, and most of all, wonderfully wholesome entertainment for every member of the family. A typical event features a dog-and-handler... Read More

24th Annual Harvest Day Demonstrations This Weekend in Augusta Township

24th Annual Harvest Day Demonstrations This Weekend in Augusta Township
Roebuck – The 24th annual Harvest Day Demonstrations is being held this weekend, Saturday, August 24th & Sunday, August 25th in Augusta Township. Hosted by the Antique Wheels in Motion located at 5877 County Rd 18 between Domville and Roebuck, it runs from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Admission is just $5 with children under 12 free. It will feature working antique... Read More

American Graffiti Classic Car Show Part 5 Being Held Saturday in Seeley’s Bay

American Graffiti Classic Car Show Part 5 Being Held Saturday in Seeley’s Bay
Seeley’s Bay – The American Graffiti Classic Car Show Part 5 is being held this Saturday, August 24th in Seeley’s Bay. The free event is in it’s 5th year hoping to raise money for 2 great charities: Mckenna’s Dream & Sheba’s Haven Rescue. There will be vendors, entertainment by The Fabulous Bel Airs, a BBQ and a Chicken BBQ, a... Read More

Annual Furball Party Cruise with the Gananoque & District Humane Society Being Held Friday

Annual Furball Party Cruise with the Gananoque & District Humane Society Being Held Friday
Gananoque – The Gananoque & District Humane Society invites you to party like an animal to support the animals this Friday, August 23rd, for their annual Fur Ball Boat Cruise fundraiser, generously donated by the Rockport Boat Line to support the Humane Society. This fun-filled, family-friendly party boat departs from the Rockport Boat Line at 6pm sharp and returns at... Read More

Brockville’s Big River Festival Begins This Weekend

Brockville’s Big River Festival Begins This Weekend
Brockville – Brockville’s Big River Festival is set to begin this weekend with Canine Watersports’ Canadian Dock Jumping Championships in Hardy Park and wrapping up a week later with the Red Hot & Blue Rockabilly Weekend and Brockville Tall Ships® Festival presented by Procter & Gamble. The Big River Festival runs from Friday August 23rd to Sunday, September 1st in... Read More

6th Annual Leeds & Grenville Touch A Truck Being Held This Friday

6th Annual Leeds & Grenville Touch A Truck Being Held This Friday
Brockville – The Children Services Department of the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville will be holding its 6th annual Touch a Truck Event this Friday, August 23rd. The free event is being held from 10:00am-2:00pm at St Lawrence College 2288 Parkedale Avenue, in Brockville. Come out and explore the vehicles and community booths. It is being held rain or... Read More

OPP REPORT INCREASE IN COMMERCIAL VEHICLE COLLISIONS OVER 2018

OPP REPORT INCREASE IN COMMERCIAL VEHICLE COLLISIONS OVER 2018
ORILLIA – As officers gear up for their Operation Safe Trucking campaign, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is reporting 4,816 Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) collisions so far this year. Forty six (46) of the collisions resulted in fatalities, with two separate incidents collectively taking the lives of five people. By this time last year (mid-August, 2018), the OPP had responded to 4,666CMV collisions, 39 of which were fatal. OPP data... Read More

Lanark OPP Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision

Lanark OPP Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision
Drummond/North Elmsley – On August 17, 2019 around12:30 p.m., officers from the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were dispatched to a serious, two vehicle collision on Macphails Road between Drummond Concession 2 and Tennyson Road, (Ontario). McKenzie REMUS, age 20 of Perth, Ontario was pronounced deceased at the scene. A ten-month old passenger in the same... Read More

Special Delivery at Winchester Hospital! Wireless Fetal Monitor Supports Safer & More Comfortable Care

Special Delivery at Winchester Hospital! Wireless Fetal Monitor Supports Safer & More Comfortable Care
Winchester – It takes nine months to make a baby – and apparently it takes even longer to order a new wireless fetal monitor to support the best patient care! The WDMH Foundation is pleased to share our happy news. The new monitor has arrived and is now up and running in the Birthing Rooms. Training on the new machine... Read More