TWO MONTH INVESTIGATION BY KINGSTON POLICE LEADS TO MAJOR DRUG CHARGES
7/20/2018 12:15:55 PM
A thirty one year old year old man is facing charges after a loaded hand gun, $200,000 in illicit street drugs and cash were seized by the Kingston Police Street Crime Unit On July 18th.

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DELAYS POSSIBLE ON THOUSAND ISLANDS PARKWAY THIS WEEKEND
7/20/2018 12:13:59 PM
You'll see an increase in police presence along the 1000 Islands Parkway. Thousands of people are expected to attend the annual Brown's Bay St. Vincent and the Grenadines Unity Picnic: That was Leeds OPP PC Sandra Barr.

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LANSDOWNE FAIR KICKS OFF THE FIRST OF THREE BIG DAYS
7/20/2018 12:12:08 PM
A long standing tradition is ready to turn 154 years old today. The annual Lansdowne Fair begins today July 20th through the 22nd at the Lansdowne Fairgrounds.

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EARLY VOTING AVAILABLE DURING MUNICIPAL ELECTION
7/20/2018 12:11:00 PM
The municipal election is October 22nd, but you can take advantage of advance voting before the big day. The Township will be conducting electronic and telephone voting and on-line advanced voting will open on Monday October 15th at 10am.

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WHAT DOES THE TERM LAME DUCK REALLY MEAN
7/20/2018 12:07:21 PM
Many councils have gone to a lame duck council. This may sound like an odd term but there is a significant meaning behind it. Here is Gananoque Mayor Erika Demchuck to describe what the term lame duck really means.

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THREE AREA BEACHES DEEMED UNSAFE FOR SWIMMING
7/19/2018 8:16:51 AM
There are three area beaches that have been flagged with a caution warning from Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit.

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VAGA CELEBRATING TWENTY FIVE YEARS THIS WEEKEND
7/19/2018 8:14:42 AM
The VAGA Gallery is celebrating it's 25 th Anniversary. On Saturday, you are invited out to the place known for it's beautiful art from 2 p.m. to 4 pm. to celebrate.

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THOUSAND ISLANDS AREA RESIDENTS AGM TO BE HELD IN AUGUST
7/19/2018 8:12:13 AM
The Thousand Island Area Residents Association Annual General Meeting is approaching fast. It takes place August 4th at the Rockport Recreation Centre with a 9 a.m. registration.

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CLEAN UP AND REPAIRS TO 401 FOLLOWING TRACTOR TRAILER FIRE CONTINUE TO CREATE DELAYS
7/18/2018 12:22:54 PM
An investigation continues into an early morning tractor trailer fire on the 401 eastbound. At around 1:15am Leeds County OPP say the truck which was transporting freezies became engulfed in flames. No injuries were reported.

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TOWN HALL CONSTRUCTION TO NOW BE COMPLETED BY SEPTEMBER
7/18/2018 12:20:18 PM
Town Hall is currently still under construction and many have wondered if construction would be finished by the middle of August but now Gananoque Town Council projects it could be completed by September.

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EXPECT TRAFFIC DELAYS THIS WEEKEND ON THE PARKWAY
7/18/2018 12:18:12 PM
Leeds County OPP are reminding motorists of increased traffic on the 1000 Islands Parkway this coming weekend. Thousands are expected to be in attendance for the annual St.

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TOWNSHIP OF LEEDS AND THE THOUSAND ISLANDS SEEKING INPUT ON ROCKPORT BOAT RAMP
7/18/2018 12:16:31 PM
The Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands is asking for the input of the public in regards to possible reconstruction of the Rockport Municipal Boat Ramp.

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DANGEROUS DRIVER WANTED ON TEN CANADA WIDE SUSPENSIONS
7/18/2018 12:14:20 PM
Police in Kingston say a man arrested for alleged dangerous driving was on 10 Canada-wide driving suspensions dating back as far as early 2001.

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BREAKING: 401 EASTBOUND REMAINS CLOSED WILL RE-OPEN LATER THIS EVENING
7/18/2018 10:43:07 AM
Leeds County OPP are continuing their investigation into an early morning tractor trailer fire causing east and westbound lanes to be closed on the 401. At around 1:15am police say the truck which was transporting freezies became ungulfed in flames.

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BREAKING: 401 EASTBOUND CLOSED AT HIGHWAY 2
7/18/2018 9:11:16 AM
A tractor trailer fire on the 401 eastbound has closed lanes at Highway 2 just before Brockville. Both directions were shut down after $500 in diesel fuel leaked into a storm drain. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes.

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FIRE BAN NOT GOING AWAY ANYTIME SOON
7/17/2018 8:07:34 AM
Last week numerous grass fires along the 401 all the way to Port Hope were being reported and many were wondering if the fires were deliberately being set.

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DREAMS IN MOTION AGM TO BE HELD NEXT MONTH
7/17/2018 8:05:39 AM
The annual Dreams in Motion general meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 14th. At the meeting, there will be nominations and appointments of new board members, as well as the appointment of a new accountant.

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KINGSTON WOMAN SUFFERS SERIOUS INJURIES AFTER FALLING OFF BALCONY
7/17/2018 8:04:05 AM
A thirty two year old Kingston man has been charged after an alleged domestic incident in Kingston. According to police the accused and victim were walking in the area of Queen and Division Streets. They began to argue and he physically assaulted her.

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BROCKVILLE MAN CHARGED WITH ASSAULT AFTER SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH
7/17/2018 8:01:57 AM
Charges for a thirty two year old Brockville man following a collision on Laurier Blvd. A gray Kia Optima had veered off of the road for approximately fifty meters and collided with a tree.

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AGGRESSIVE DRIVING AND DRUG POSSESSION LAND TWO PEOPLE IN HANDCUFFS
7/17/2018 7:58:22 AM
A 20 year old woman from Oshawa and a 27 year old man from Whitby face charges after driving erratically on the 401.

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SAYING YES DURING A SUSPICIOUS PHONE CALL COULD BECOME EXPENSIVE
7/17/2018 7:55:58 AM
Answering with a simple "yes" is another trick that phone scam artists are using to get into your bank account. A scam that surfaced in 2017 is reportedly coming back.

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HIGHWAY 401 AND 137 RAMPS CLOSING THROUGHOUT THE WEEK
7/16/2018 8:48:56 AM
The Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands is reminding all motorists that on/off ramps to Hwy 401 and Hwy 137 will be closed at various times during the week for construction. Tomorrow Hwy 137 NB On ramp to Hwy 401 EB closed 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

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UNWANTED GUEST IN A KINGSTON HOME RESULTS IN AN ARREST
7/16/2018 8:45:50 AM
Residents in Kingston had to deal with an unwanted guest in their home last week. Homeowners investigated a noise in their kitchen and found an unknown man sitting at the table and rummaging through their drawers.

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THREE ARRESTED FOR HOLDING WOMAN CAPTIVE FOR NEARLY A YEAR
7/16/2018 8:43:27 AM
Kingston Police have arrested and charged 3 Kingston residents for allegedly holding a woman captive for nearly a year. Officers made the arrests this Wednesday after the victim came forward follow her escape earlier this month.

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