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IJC announces new structure for its International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Board

IJC announces new structure for its International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Board
Ottawa – The International Joint Commission’s (IJC) Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Board will decrease to a six-member Board with an equal number of members from the United States and Canada effective December 1, 2020. The Board sets the outflow from Lake Ontario in accordance with the provisions of an order of approval issued by the IJC in 2016. The re-structured Board will... Read More

Grenville OPP Weekly Police Reports – November 9th to 15th, 2020

Grenville OPP Weekly Police Reports – November 9th to 15th, 2020
BREAK AND ENTER (KEMPTVILLE, ON) On November 11, 2020, at around 8:00 a.m., Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) members responded to a break and enter on Prescott Street, in the Town of Kemptville. An individual was observed on camera entering the residence on November 9 shortly after midnight. When the person was confronted by a resident they left immediately. A ... Read More

August Township announces 2020 Business of the Year and New Business of the Year

August Township announces 2020 Business of the Year and New Business of the Year
Maitland – Augusta Township Council and the Economic Development and Tourism committee are pleased to announce the winner of this year’s business awards. The purpose of the awards is to honour and bring profile to the many businesses that reside in Augusta Township. The Business of the Year is evaluated on longevity, history, innovation, and community involvement. The New Business... Read More

Registration for the 2020 Prescott Kinsmen Spirit of Giving Begins November 18th

Registration for the 2020 Prescott Kinsmen Spirit of Giving Begins November 18th
Prescott – Registration for the 2020 Prescott Kinsmen Spirit of Giving runs from November 18th to 24th from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at the Leo Boivin Community Centre. Cardinal residents can register at the Cardinal Food Bank starting on November 18th. If you know family, friends, neighbors who are struggling, let them know about these dates. Please note you must wear... Read More

2020 LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Christmas Parade in Prescott Cancelled!

2020 LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Christmas Parade in Prescott Cancelled!
Prescott – For the first time in 67 years,the Prescott Fire Department will not be kicking off the holiday season with its annual Christmas parade.  Due to COVID-19, the Prescott Fire Department has officially cancelled the 2020 Light Up the Night Christmas parade that was scheduled to take place on Friday November 20,2020. With an expected crowd of over 10,000... Read More

2020 Thanksgiving Rotary Fall Food Drive Starts This Wednesday

2020 Thanksgiving Rotary Fall Food Drive Starts This Wednesday
Brockville & Area/South Grenville – The Rotary Clubs of Brockville are hosting their annual fall food drive in support of both the Brockville & Area and South Grenville Food Banks. The food starts this Wednesday, October 7th and runs until October 10th in both Brockville and South Grenville. Donations are urgently needed at both food banks, especially during this time... Read More

Call for Nominations For Augusta Township Business of the Year

Call for Nominations For Augusta Township Business of the Year
Augusta Twp. – Augusta Township Economic Development and Tourism Committee are seeking nominations for their annual Business of the Year and New Business of the Year Awards. This award ceremony will be held at a Breakfast on Friday, November 6th 2020 at the Maitland Education and Recreation Centre. The event will be held adhering to the protocols defined by the... Read More

Pop-Up Covid Testing in Gananoque and Prescott

Pop-Up Covid Testing in Gananoque and Prescott
Brockville – More “pop-up” (temporary) testing centres will be open this Monday, September 28 in Gananoque and Tuesday, September 29 in Prescott to help increase access to testing for the community and to reduce the pressure on the nearby COVID-19 Assessment Centres. Testing will be performed by community paramedics from the Leeds Grenville Paramedic Service. “I am pleased at how... Read More

OPP POLICE RECORD CHECKS UPDATE

OPP POLICE RECORD CHECKS UPDATE
ORILLIA – As the economy continues to recover from the pandemic, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is committed to improving customer service for citizens seeking police record checks. Due to COVID-19, the OPP is currently experiencing a high volume of police record check requests. Current processing times are four to six weeks. The OPP is working on improving the technical capacities of... Read More

Three People Charged After Weapons & Drugs Seized in Augusta Township

Three People Charged After Weapons & Drugs Seized in Augusta Township
Augusta – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) East Region Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) and Grenville County OPP have arrested three people and seized a firearm in Augusta Township, Ontario. On September 9, 2020, as part of an ongoing investigation, members of the Street Crime Unit, assisted by members of the OPP Tactics and Rescue Unit (TRU), OPP Emergency Response... Read More