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OPP issues travel advisory ahead of coming weekend storm

The East Region of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has issued a statement advising citizens to be prepared for the coming winter storm forecasted to hit Kingston and the area this weekend. According to Environment Canada, residents should be prepared for a little bit of everything as “a soaker is

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Jeff Scott: The Countryside View – ‘Legislated Stupidity’

  Laws and policies are made with the best of intentions and for the safety of all, and are often put in place in reaction to a terrible tragedy. Unfortunately, they are enacted without thinking through the problems and consequences of the law, and actually entrench a problem by doing

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Kingston man charged under Cannabis Control Act

A traffic stop on Highway 401 ended with charges for a young Kingston man who was driving with cannabis readily accessible. The Napanee Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted the traffic stop just before 1 p.m. on Sunday, Mar. 17, 2019 on Highway 401 eastbound near Napanee. Investigation

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OPP: Clear snow from car windows or face fines

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are reminding motorists that snow on vehicles can be dangerous in a number of ways – and that those who don’t clear their vehicle windows of snow can face fines. According to Inspector Mike Francis of the Leeds County OPP, officers will be out patrolling

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