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Local health units announce regional approach to mandatory masks 

Local health units announce regional approach to mandatory masks 
As of Tuesday, July 7 at 12:01am businesses must adopt a policy for facial coverings/masks to be worn inside enclosed public spaces/settings that are openly accessible to the public across Eastern Ontario. Eastern Ontario – Today Medical Officers of Health from Eastern Ontario Health Unit; Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit; Renfrew County and District Health and Ottawa Public... Read More

UPDATED: Brockville & Leeds-Grenville Added to Severe Thunderstorm Watch Along with Smiths Falls, Lanark & Ottawa

UPDATED: Brockville & Leeds-Grenville Added to Severe Thunderstorm Watch Along with Smiths Falls, Lanark & Ottawa
Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts and large hail. Hazards: – damaging wind gusts near 90 km/h – hail near 2 cm in size – risk of a tornado Timing: – Into this evening Large hail can damage property and cause injury. Strong wind gusts can toss loose... Read More

Leeds OPP Weekly Police Reports

Leeds OPP Weekly Police Reports
Leeds County – Members of the Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) continue to conduct proactive patrols and investigate calls from the public. Break and enter at cottage On June 11, 2020 at about 7:30 p.m. officers from the Rideau Lakes office responded to reports of a break and enter in progress on Jones Falls Road, South... Read More

Local Events Receiving Support Through Celebrate Ontario

Local Events Receiving Support Through Celebrate Ontario
Brockville — The Ontario government is investing more than $100,000 in local festivals and special events as part of its ongoing efforts to support the province’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, says Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark. Today, Clark announced recipients who will be receiving funding under the Celebrate Ontario program. Clark said he’s pleased the... Read More

National Headquarters announces $3 million for Branches

National Headquarters announces $3 million for Branches
Volunteer-run Branches facing trouble in the wake of COVID-19 OTTAWA – In an unprecedented move, the Legion’s National Headquarters will release a total of 3 million dollars to help struggling Branches in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Dominion Command Executive Council made a landmark decision to release the funds from the Legion’s national reserves, in order to provide... Read More

Old Bastards Vintage Motorcycle Club Donates to Food Banks & Women’s Shelters Around Eastern Ontario

Old Bastards Vintage Motorcycle Club Donates to Food Banks & Women’s Shelters Around Eastern Ontario
Brockville – The Old Bastards Vintage Motorcycle Club (OBVMC) has made numerous donations to local & regional food banks and women’s shelters recently. Donations of $500 each was donated to The Table Community Food Centre – Perth, Smiths Falls Community Food Bank, Portland Food Bank, Loaves & Fishes – Brockville, R.O.L.L. Aid Centre Food Bank – Seeley’s Bay, Delta Food... Read More

OPP Searching For Missing Teen on Lower Beverly Lake

OPP Searching For Missing Teen on Lower Beverly Lake
Rideau Lakes Twsp. – Leeds County OPP are searching for a missing teen on Lower Beverly Lake. Police say on May 31, 2020, shortly after 2:15 p.m. members of the Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to a report that one person was missing on Lower Beverly Lake, in Rideau Lakes Township. Four people were out on a... Read More

Two Collisions Send Injured Parties to Hospital in Leeds County

Two Collisions Send Injured Parties to Hospital in Leeds County
Leeds County – Members of the Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating two collisions that caused injuries. On May 26, 2020 at about 10:30 a.m. officers responded to reports of a single vehicle collision on Highway 15, South Crosby Township. The driver of a northbound vehicle lost control and ended up in the ditch. The driver and... Read More

OPP Investigating Fatal Collision on Highway 15 North of Portland

OPP Investigating Fatal Collision on Highway 15 North of Portland
Rideau Lakes – Members of the Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred around 5:30pm on Friday on Highway 15 north of Portland in Rideau Lakes. OPP officers from the Rideau Lakes office were dispatched to a three vehicle collision with damage to a hydro pole. Police say that... Read More