Lanark County OPP are investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision Wednesday evening. Around 9:30p.m. The collision occurred on County Road 43 just east of Perth in Drummond-North Elmsley Township. Police report 38 year-old Eric Desjardins of Perth had stopped to lend assistance to a passenger car that had driven into the north ditch
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The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) is preparing to plant its five millionth tree in the Rideau River watershed this spring! The RVCA started its forest management and tree planting program back in 1983. This spring RVCA plans to plant 240,000 trees in the watershed.
A Smiths Falls man has been fined a total of $3,000 for hunting offences. Brandon Hart pleaded guilty and was fined $1,500 for trespassing to hunt and $1,500 for hunting white-tailed deer at night. He is not allowed to hunt in Ontario for one year.
An Ottawa developer is getting ready to unveil plans for mixed use rental project in Smiths Falls. Lucas Evolution Realty’s first new rental development is planned for the North-West corner of Chambers and Bay Streets. Construction on the project to be called “Solaire”, a multi-story structure, consisting of residential one, two and studio apartments atop a ground floor of retail and professional space, is scheduled to break ground later this Spring
The Soo Greyhounds Hockey Club held a fundraising drive this past Saturday Night (February 21) in support of Smiths Falls Bears number 19 Neil Doef. He suffered a spinal injury playing at the World Jr. A Challenge this past December that has resulted in loss of movement to his lower body.
You may notice a few more people wearing pink today. It’s all part of Pink Shirt Day – a campaign to prevent bullying in schools, communities and online. Pink Shirt Day comes from two Nova Scotia high school students, who decided to take a stand against bullying in their own school.
A 21-year-old Westport woman, who was reported missing by Kingston police, has been located, she is safe and sound. Lindsay Brown went missing on February 17 in downtown Kingston, where she had an appointment.
Munster Elementary School will remain open for the 2015-2016 school year. Last week, the Ottawa Carleton District School Board of trustees defeated a motion to close the school.
The first Upper Canada District School Board “Round Dance Gathering” attracted about 100 people from across the region, and as far away as Toronto to Perth and District Collegiate Institute (PDCI) Saturday.
Release- Tweed Marijuana Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TWD) (“Tweed” or the “Company”) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters led by GMP Securities L.P. and including Dundee Securities Ltd. and M Partners Inc. (collectively, the “Underwriters”), pursuant to which the Underwriters have agreed to purchase, on a bought deal basis pursuant to the filing of a short form prospectus, 9,302,400 common shares (the “Common Shares”) of the Company, at a price of $2.15 per Common Share (the “Offering Price”) for aggregate gross proceeds to Tweed of $20,000,160 (the “Offering”).