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United Counties warden confirms letter sent to CAD leaders' employer
United Counties warden confirms letter sent to CAD leaders' employer

Robin Jones, warden of United Counties of Leeds and Grenville and mayor of the Village of Westport has implied that a letter sent to the former employer of Citizens Against the Dump (CAD) spokesperson Kyle Johnston may have originated in her office.

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2017 SGDHS Valedictorian address
2017 SGDHS Valedictorian address

Check out this week's (July 12) print issue of the Prescott Journal for complete graduation coverage in local schools!

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Firefighter games ignite crowds in North Augusta
Firefighter games ignite crowds in North Augusta

Greg Dennison of the Prescott Fire Department takes aim with a fire hose during a target shooting challenge held last weekend as part of the 105th annual Firefighter Games in North Augusta.

JOURNAL PHOTO/DE VRIES

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Prescott goes to the dogs this weekend
Prescott goes to the dogs this weekend

Dogs and their owners throughout Canada will be taking to the streets this weekend for the annual Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides, and participants, both furry and otherwise, are invited to participate in the local event hosted by Prescott's Pet Valu.

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Spencerville & District Optimist Club to Host Annual Volunteer Appreciation Night May 24
Spencerville & District Optimist Club to Host Annual Volunteer Appreciation Night May 24

The Spencerville & District Optimist Club will host their Annual Volunteer Appreciation Night May 24th.

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Joint Statement on Heavy Rainfall, Potential for Flooding
Joint Statement on Heavy Rainfall, Potential for Flooding

Joint Statement on heavy rainfall, potential for flooding

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Citizens Against the ED-19 Dump to host Fundraising Recycle Drive

Citizens Against the ED-19 Dump (CAD), a not-for-profit group opposed to the opening or sale of an undeveloped dump site, known as ED-19, to host Recycle Drive on Saturday May 6, to raise funds for their cause.

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Access in Motion opens in Augusta Business Centre
Access in Motion opens in Augusta Business Centre

Dave Dulmage and Marcus Babineau-Crane are two of the three owners, along with Mark Dulmage, of Access in Motion, an auto shop specializing in customizing vehicles for the needs of the physically handicapped, which is holding its grand opening on May 13 at the Augusta Business Center just west of Prescott.

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OPP partners with hospital's mental health crisis team
OPP partners with hospital's mental health crisis team

OPP partners with hospital's mental health crisis team.

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COAST GUARD NOT PREPARED FOR SPILL: RUNCIMAN
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COAST GUARD NOT PREPARED FOR SPILL: RUNCIMAN

The Canadian Coast Guard base at Prescott no longer has the resources to deal with a significant spill or accident, Senator Bob Runciman believes.

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MPP Clark seeks legal opinion from Minister on ED-19 Assessment
MPP Clark seeks legal opinion from Minister on ED-19 Assessment

Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark has tabled two Order Paper questions to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change regarding the validity of the decades-old Environmental Assessment for the ED-19 site in the Township of Edwardsburgh-Cardinal.

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Citizens Against the ED-19 Dump retains Canadian Environmental Law Association as Legal Counsel to oppose the ED-19 dump.
Citizens Against the ED-19 Dump retains Canadian Environmental Law Association as Legal Counsel to oppose the ED-19 dump.

Citizens Against the ED-19 Dump retains Canadian Environmental Law Association as Legal Counsel to oppose the ED-19 dump one day prior to group's presentation at County Council.

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Senator Bob Runciman endorses Erin O'Toole for leadership
Senator Bob Runciman endorses Erin O'Toole for leadership

Senator Bob Runciman endorses Erin O'Toole for leadership

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Citizens Against the Dump digging in for the long haul on ED19
Citizens Against the Dump digging in for the long haul on ED19

Close to 200 residents attend initial "CAD" meeting in Johnstown.

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E-C citizens call ED 19 meeting in Johnstown
E-C citizens call ED 19 meeting in Johnstown

A group of Edwardsburgh-Cardinal citizens are inviting fellow residents to a meeting to discuss options to fight the proposed ED 19 landfill sale.

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Residents earn Mayor's support against ED19
E-C residents packed the Drummond Building on Thursday night for an ED19 meeting.
Residents earn Mayor's support against ED19

Reacting to a response from close to 400 Edwardsburgh-Cardinal residents who packed into Spencerville's Drummond Building Thursday night to protest the proposed landfill site, E-C Mayor Pat Sayeau has put forth a request to the United Counties to halt the sale of ED19.

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CLARK CALLS ON UPPER CANADA TRUSTEES TO REJECT CLOSURE REPORT
CLARK CALLS ON UPPER CANADA TRUSTEES TO REJECT CLOSURE REPORT

Leeds-Grenville MPP Steve Clark today called on trustees with the Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) to reject a staff report recommending the closure of seven elementary schools in his riding.

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Senator hoping for quick passage of boating bill
Senator hoping for quick passage of boating bill

Senator Bob Runciman is hoping a new bill before the Senate to streamline the rules for reporting to Customs for boaters along the international border can become law before the 2017 boating season.

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The fate of the Franklin Expedition presented in Prescott
The fate of the Franklin Expedition presented in Prescott

The Rotary Club of Prescott will be hosting an evening with underwater archeologist Jonathan Moore who will be shedding some light into the dark Arctic waters that contain the secrets of a number of historical shipwrecks. It promises to be an event enjoyed by both historians and shipping enthusiasts.

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OPP Report - Male arrested for assault on police officer
OPP Report - Male arrested for assault on police officer

OPP Report - Male arrested for assault on police officer

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Barrett and Smail encourage public feedback on ED-19
Barrett and Smail encourage public feedback on ED-19

Edwardsburgh-Cardinal Ward 3 Councillor Michael Barrett is rallying in support of township residents wanting to readdress the ED-19 waste site proposal.

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Public meeting on ED-19 Waste Disposal Site planned for January
Public meeting on ED-19 Waste Disposal Site planned for January

"There has been lots of misinformation circulating, along with many questions relating to ED-19. The purpose of the meeting is to ensure correct information and facts are provided, and listen to the public's comments" Mr. Brown said.

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PFD can now picture the future in a new fire station
PFD can now picture the future in a new fire station

At a regular meeting of Prescott's Committee of the Whole Monday night, CAO Pierre Mercier and Prescott Fire Chief Barry Moorhouse provided an overview of the initial plans for the town's new fire station, an overview that also included some preliminary architectural renderings of the new building.

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ED19 motion raises harsh words and high temperatures
ED19 motion raises harsh words and high temperatures

The ED19 project, proposing the development of a landfill site in Edwardsburgh-Cardinal, is finding resistance from a number of residents of the municipality.

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Local leaders, parents rally at Upper Canada District School Board meeting
Local leaders, parents rally at Upper Canada District School Board meeting

Trustees David McDonald (left) and Peter Garrow (second from left) stop for a brief chat with Johnstown's Temple Heidecker (second from right) and Cardinal's Donna Gladstone (right) outside the Upper Canada District School Board in Brockville, where about 40 people showed up to protest proposed school closures.

JOURNAL PHOTO/DE VRIES

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