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Upper Canada District School Board to Host Three EOSSAA Boys’ Basketball Championships This Week

Upper Canada District School Board to Host Three EOSSAA Boys’ Basketball Championships This Week
Watch the EOSSAA Senior A Boys’ Basketball Championship livestreamed February 25 and 26, 2020 at UCTV Senior A Boys’ Basketball Brockville – The Upper Canada District School Board will host three 2020 EOSSAA boys’ basketball championships this week. Perth and District Collegiate Institute (PDCI) will host the EOSSAA Senior A Boys’ Basketball Championship on Tuesday, February 25 and Wednesday, February 26, 2020. The tournament... Read More

Carleton Place High School and Glengarry District High School Medal at Ontario School Curling Provincial Championships

Carleton Place High School and Glengarry District High School Medal at Ontario School Curling Provincial Championships
Carleton Place – The Carleton Place High School (CPHS) boys’ curling team won silver on February 15 at the Ontario School Curling Provincial Championships, held in Chatham, Ont., with the boys’ team from Glengarry District High School (GDHS) winning bronze. CPHS played Haliburton Highlands Secondary School in the final, losing 6-5 in an extra end. Assistant Coach Brent Litle said the game came down to the... Read More

Eastern Ontario SKLZ Competition Slated for February 25 at St. Lawrence College in Cornwall

Eastern Ontario SKLZ Competition Slated for February 25 at St. Lawrence College in Cornwall
Cornwall – The Eastern Ontario SKLZ Competition will take place Tuesday, February 25 at the Cornwall campus of St. Lawrence College. The event, hosted by the Upper Canada District School Board and St. Lawrence College, is expected to attract 300 students. Students will compete in 13 different events: individual carpentry, carpentry team of 2, shed building (team of 4 carpentry), cabinet making,... Read More

TR Leger Gananoque Campus to host Open House Feb 27th

TR Leger Gananoque Campus to host Open House Feb 27th
Gananoque – The TR Leger School of Adult, Alternative and Continuing Education will host an open house on Thursday, February 27 to showcase its Gananoque campus at 600 MacDonald Drive. The event will offer information on campus programs including high school credit programs, adult education and the Skills Training and Employment Preparation (STEP) program. Representatives of community agencies as well... Read More

Fatal Crash On Highway 138: Roadway Closed

Fatal Crash On Highway 138: Roadway Closed
SOUTH STORMONT – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are currently investigating a two vehicle collision on Highway 138 (between Wheeler Road and Myers Road ), South Stormont Township. Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 3:35pm on February 24, 2020, a northbound passenger vehicle collided with a southbound passenger vehicle on Highway 138 an investigation is underway... Read More

Minister of Education on Increased Escalation by ETFO

Minister of Education on Increased Escalation by ETFO
TORONTO — Today, Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, issued the following statement in response to escalated strike action by ETFO (Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario): “The safety and security of our students are of the utmost importance to this government. I hope that ETFO will work with school boards to ensure that the escalated work-to-rule measures do not risk student... Read More

OSSTF Strike Planned for Feb. 28

OSSTF Strike Planned for Feb. 28
Brockville – The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF), which represents secondary teachers and professional student service personnel within our board, gave notice that their members will hold a one-day strike on Friday, February 28 at some school boards across the province if progress is not made at the provincial bargaining table. The Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) will be included in this one-day strike.... Read More

Winter Storm With Snow, Freezing Rain or Rain Possible Wednesday for Our Region

Winter Storm With Snow, Freezing Rain or Rain Possible Wednesday for Our Region
A Special Weather Statement has been issued for our entire region for Wednesday. Significant snowfall, freezing rain or rain possible Wednesday and Wednesday night for Brockville-Prescott, Gananoque-Mallorytown, Morrisburg-Long Sault. Current indications suggest that precipitation associated with a Texas Low will move into the area early Wednesday morning. The precipitation may begin as snow then change to rain or freezing rain... Read More

CDSBEO Labour Relations Update for Week of February 24th, 2020: Scheduled Strike Day Cancelled

CDSBEO Labour Relations Update for Week of February 24th, 2020: Scheduled Strike Day Cancelled
Kemptville – The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA), the union representing all CDSBEO teachers, has provided notice that the rotating provincial strikes scheduled for this week have been suspended as meaningful negotiations resumed today. Therefore, all CDSBEO elementary and secondary schools will now be open on Friday, February 28th (previously a scheduled strike day). The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’... Read More

Kemptville Live Music Festival Announces Bachman-Cummings Together Again Live in Concert as Friday Night Headliner

Kemptville Live Music Festival Announces Bachman-Cummings Together Again Live in Concert as Friday Night Headliner
Kemptville – Canada’s most celebrated musicians and songwriters Randy Bachman and Burton Cummings announced today a cross-Canada reunion tour entitled, Together Again, Live In Concert. Bachman and Cumming return to the stage for this reunion tour for the first time in more than a decade. Together Again, Live In Concert will celebrate the music of The Guess Who, Bachman Turner... Read More