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‘Fill-an-Ambulance’ this Saturday and support Partners in Mission food bank

On Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, Frontenac Paramedics will hold their 10th annual Fill-an-Ambulance Food Drive to benefit clients of Partners in Mission food bank. The event will take place at FreshCo., 2327 Princess Street. According to a media release, Frontenac Paramedics volunteers will be at the store all day collecting

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Emergency responders participate in training exercise at Kingston airport

Residents in Kingston’s west end may have noticed some smoke, as well as emergency vehicles, in the area of the Norman Rogers Airport earlier today. City of Kingston staff, partners, and first responders gathered in-person and virtually to participate in an emergency training exercise at the Kingston Airport, according to a release from the City. “This

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Fire at Li-Cycle leads to estimated $10,000 in damages

Thanksgiving Day got off to an early start for those with Kingston Fire and Rescue and Frontenac Paramedics, who attended the scene of a fire at a local battery recycling plant. At approximately 4:35 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, Kingston Fire and Rescue crews were dispatched to Li-Cycle, the

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Kingston Police investigating Compton Street stabbing

Kingston Police are investigating a stabbing that took place in the area of 110 Compton Street on Friday, Sept. 10, 2021. At approximately 4 p.m. Kingston Police were dispatched to the area in Kingston’s north end in regards to an assault that had just taken place there, according to a

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Update: Suspect arrested – Violent incident results in evacuation of shopping plaza

Update (Friday, Aug. 20, 2021 at 5:20 p.m.): One man has been arrested and charged following the suspicious and violent incident that resulted in the evacuation of the Westtown Centre plaza on Bath Road across from Frontenac Secondary School. According to Kingston Police, the incident began at approximately 6:08 p.m.

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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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