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LAKE ONTARIO WATER LEVELS STABLE LAST WEEK

LAKE ONTARIO WATER LEVELS STABLE LAST WEEK
The International Lake Ontario – St. Lawrence River Board assessed current and expected conditions to determine the best outflow release strategy to address high water level and associated impacts throughout the system. Months of high precipitation produced the highest recorded waters level on Lake Ontario since reliable records began in 1918. The level was stable for several days as a... Read More

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Ramadan

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Ramadan
Ottawa – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Ramadan: “Tonight at sunset, Muslims in Canada and around the world will mark the start of Ramadan. “Ramadan is a sacred time of the year for the Muslim community, and commemorates the revealing of the Qur’an to Prophet Muhammad. The month-long journey of fasting and prayer encourages spiritual... Read More

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the terrorist attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the terrorist attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt
Taormina, Italy – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the most recent terrorist attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt: “I was appalled and angered to learn of the vicious attack earlier today on Coptic Christians travelling to the monastery of Saint Samuel the Confessor in Egypt’s Minya governate. “On behalf of Canadians, Sophie and I offer... Read More

Brockville Police News Reports for May 26th, 2017

Brockville Police News Reports for May 26th, 2017
Brockville – Brockville Police News Reports for May 26th, 2017. Threatening A 23 year old Brockville man is wanted in relation to a couple of threatening incidents yesterday afternoon. The first incident was reported approximately 2:00 pm yesterday afternoon, when Family and Children’s Services contacted the Brockville Police to report the young man had called a worker in their building very... Read More

Three Upper Canada District School Board Students Win Bronze at 2017 Canada-Wide Science Fair in Regina

Three Upper Canada District School Board Students Win Bronze at 2017 Canada-Wide Science Fair in Regina
By: Upper Canada District School Board/Rideau St. Lawrence Science Fair Brockville – Three Upper Canada District School Board students won bronze last week at the 2017 Canada-Wide Science Fair in Regina. Clark Bains, of Carleton Place High School (CPHS), won an intermediate bronze medal for excellence and a $1,000 scholarship to the University of Western Ontario for his project The Breaking... Read More

Highlights from May 24th UCDSB Board of Trustees Meeting

Highlights from May 24th UCDSB Board of Trustees Meeting
Click Here to View May 24th Board Meeting Agenda Brockville – Trustees with the Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) met on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 to discuss a number of topics including: 2017-2018 Budget Deliberations: Superintendent of Business Nancy Barkley presented a proposed budget for 2017-2018 for review and deliberation by the Board of Trustees. Under the proposed budget, student... Read More

Brockville Police Association Fund Raiser “Team Hudson” Coming Up May 31st

Brockville Police Association Fund Raiser “Team Hudson” Coming Up May 31st
Brockville – Hudson Fletcher is a young man who loves the challenge of competition, and in 2016 Hudson began his biggest challenge in a battle against brain cancer. A short 9 months ago Hudson was a typical 9 year old, busy with sports and being a fun loving child. He began feeling ill and was diagnosed with a rare condition... Read More

Gas Line Struck on Cunningham Crescent

Gas Line Struck on Cunningham Crescent
Brockville – Kensington Parkway was closed at Cunningham Crescent yesterday morning when a resident in the area struck a Gas line while digging. At approximately 9:15 yesterday morning officers responded to the area to assist with traffic control while the Brockville Fire Department and Enbridge controlled the gas leak. Officers remained on scene for just over an hour until barricades arrived... Read More

A time for healing and transition as the P&G closure impacts all of Leeds Grenville

A time for healing and transition as the P&G closure impacts all of Leeds Grenville
The United Counties of Leeds and Grenville recognizes the imprint Procter & Gamble has within Brockville and as the region’s top manufacturing employer. Yesterday’s closure announcement, scheduled to occur in late 2020 or early 2021, will affect 480 employees and their families that are located throughout Leeds Grenville and beyond. The impact of this closure will also directly affect companies... Read More