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CLARK JOINS PARENTS AT QUEEN'S PARK TO PROTEST SCHOOL CLOSURES
CLARK JOINS PARENTS AT QUEEN'S PARK TO PROTEST SCHOOL CLOSURES

MPP Steve Clark and parents from Eastern Ontario, including Leeds-Grenville, joined those from across the province at a rally at Queen's Park to protest ongoing accommodation reviews that could see up to 600 schools close.

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SERA joins fight against school closures
SERA joins fight against school closures

Pat Sayeau, mayor of Edwardsburgh-Cardinal, took part in a meeting of the South Edwardsburgh Recreation Association (SERA) last week, at which Temple Heidecker (center) and Elizabeth Knapp (right) spoke about the proposed closure of South Edwarsburgh Public School in Johnstown and efforts being made to prevent it.

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Canadian Minister of Veterans Affairs Kent Hehr visits Prescott
Canadian Minister of Veterans Affairs Kent Hehr visits Prescott

The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs Canada made a Remembrance Week visit to the Royal Canadian Legion's Fort Wellington Branch #97 in Prescott on Saturday night.

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High school students rally against school closures
High school students rally against school closures

Bring it on!

Students from Seaway District High School stage a walkout on Tuesday morning to protest the Upper Canada School Board's proposed closure of their school. The Iroquois group is one of a swelling number of organizations banding to fight the potential closing of hundreds of schools across the province. More coverage on pages, 2, 3 and 14 of this week's Prescott Journal.

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MPP CLARK CALLS FOR MORATORIUM ON SCHOOL CLOSURES
MPP Clark meets with local parents in Cardinal
MPP CLARK CALLS FOR MORATORIUM ON SCHOOL CLOSURES

MPP CLARK CALLS FOR MORATORIUM ON SCHOOL CLOSURES

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Effort to derail UCDSB school closures picks up speed
Effort to derail UCDSB school closures picks up speed

Edwardsburgh-Cardinal community rallies to save their school in Cardinal.

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Motion to rescind UCDSB decision defeated
Motion to rescind UCDSB decision defeated

Schools out?

While area residents mount efforts to keep their local schools open, their hopes met with resistance at last week's Upper Canada District School Board meeting. A motion put forward that would have overturned the board's decision to look at possible school closures in the region was defeated by a vote of 8-3. More on school closings on page two and fourteen of this week's Prescott Journal.

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Florida is now that much closer
Florida is now that much closer

A crowd of dignitaries and onlookers cheer the landing of Flight #644 from Florida into Ogdensburg International Airport. The Allegiant Air flight was the first into the newly renovated airport facility from the company that is now offering discounted fares direct to the sunshine state.

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Benson Public School group ready to test UCDSB on closure
Benson Public School group ready to test UCDSB on closure

Parents from Benson Public School are mobilizing forces to petition the Upper Canada District School Board to reconsider taking any closure action to the Cardinal school. More school closure coverage on pages 2, 5 and 7 of this weeks Journal.

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MPP Clark speaks on school closures
MPP Clark speaks on school closures

Local MPP Steve Clarke voices concern over potential closures of local schools.

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