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Shuttle bus driver charged after collision with crop sprayer on Wolfe Island

The driver of the shuttle bus that collided with a crop-spraying arm of a tractor near the Dawson Point ferry dock on Wolfe Island has now been charged. The collision occurred just before 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, at Dawsons Point, a short distance from where the Wolfe

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Multiple people sent to hospital following accident involving shuttle bus, tractor on Wolfe Island

Update (Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021 at 3:22 p.m.): The Ontario Provincial Police have confirmed that the spraying arm of a tractor pierced through the Wolfe Island shuttle bus in an accident that is currently under investigation. The arm of the tractor went through the front windshield of the bus on

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Kingston woman facing criminal charges from 2020 Highway 401 collision

A driver who fled police, struck a cruiser, and flipped her vehicle, resulting in an inquest by the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), is now facing multiple criminal charges. On Thursday, Jul. 29, 2021, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) issued a press release announcing the charges, which stem from incidents that

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Collision into plaza causes damages to local businesses

The workday got off to a strange start for those business owners in Bayridge Centre shopping plaza, located at the corner of Bayridge Drive and Taylor Kidd Boulevard in Kingston’s west end. At approximately 9:58 a.m. on Wednesday, Jun. 30, 2021, Kingston Fire and Rescue, Frontenac Paramedics, and Kingston Police

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Assault with an imitation handgun leads to charges for Kingston teen

A local man is facing a handful of charges after a violent interaction with a female victim led police to tracking him down in the early morning. According to Kingston Police, at approximately 3:30 a.m. on Monday, Apr. 26, 2021, the accused man went to a hotel in the city’s

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Man seriously injured by stranger in unprovoked North-end attack

A man in Kingston’s north end was taken to hospital following an unprovoked attack from a stranger, police say. According to Kingston Police, the attack was stopped when a witness appeared on scene and struck the suspect with a bong. Kingston Police say the male victim was sitting outside his

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Photos: Nighttime Santa Parade 2019

It was a cold evening where the hot cocoa and apple cider were a must to keep hands warm, but that did stop hundreds from lining the streets of downtown Kingston for the 2019 Nighttime Santa Parade. Presented by the Downtown Kingston! Business Improvement Area (BIA), the parade had over

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South Frontenac motorcycle crash results in life-threatening injuries

An accident involving a single motorcycle in Bellrock, Ont. resulted in life-threatening injuries for the driver involved, according to the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). The Frontenac Detachment of the OPP, along with South Frontenac Fire and Frontenac Paramedics, responded to the collision just before 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29,

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Hall Monitor: A Discounted Option

Kingston City Council sat for meeting number 22-2019 (agenda) on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, where, after a delayed start from a closed session regarding staffing and corporate structure, they focused on an affordable housing project, a budget request from the County of Frontenac, and potential changes to the municipal fee

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Possible assault results in arrest of man wanted for separate incident

Kingston Police and Frontenac Paramedics responded to a call regarding an assault at the Kingston Centre McDonald’s on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019. At approximately 10:45 p.m., police and paramedics were called to an assault at the fast food restaurant, which was initially believed to have been a stabbing. The apparent

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Principal Deane responds after child struck by vehicle at Queen’s camp

On Wednesday, Jul. 31, 2019, a young child was struck by a vehicle on Bagot Street in City Park, resulting in the child being transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The incident occurred at approximately 2:25 p.m. as the child was returning from a Queen’s summer camp outing at City

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