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Municipal employment vacancies leads the Town of Greater Napanee to ‘outsource’ bylaw enforcement from Frontenac

Bylaw enforcement in Greater Napanee is continuing to be enforced through the Frontenac Municipal Law Enforcement Inc. – for now. As of December 2019, the Town of Greater Napanee had three Bylaw Enforcement Officers. Since then, one has retired, one has accepted a position with Frontenac Municipal Law Enforcement Inc.,

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OPP seek public assistance to identify person of interest

The Lennox and Addington County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have released the above images and are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a person of interest caught on video at Divine Hair Studio and Boutique in Greater Napanee.  According to a release from OPP, dated Friday, Apr.

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Ford declares province-wide ‘emergency brake’ due to COVID-19

With the Easter long weekend hours away, Ontario Premier Doug Ford has announced that all 34 Public Health Regions of Ontario will move into shutdown. Announced on Thursday, Apr. 1, 2021, the so-call province-wide “emergency brake” will come into effect as of Saturday, Apr. 3, 2021 at 12:01 a.m. and

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Multi vehicle collision in Napanee ends with act of kindness

A multi vehicle accident in Greater Napanee resulted in charges for a female from Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, and an act of kindness from the Greater Napanee Emergency Services. At approximately 12:45 p.m. on March 30, 2021, officers of the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)

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Drugs, cash uncovered after OPP use tire deflation device in Napanee

Two people are facing charges after they flee a traffic stop in Greater Napanee. At approximately 11:30 p.m. on Monday, Mar. 29, 2021, officers of the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) stopped a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed on Highway

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Greater Napanee enters three-year marketing agreement with Bay of Quinte

During a Regular Greater Napanee Council meeting on Tuesday, March 23, council committed to a nearly $25,000 annual membership, for the next three years, that would increase tourism and residential attractions in the area. With the 2021 budget already set, council moved to allocate monies in order to adjust for

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One in custody after violent dispute on County Road 8

Following a violent dispute this morning at a residence on County Road 8, an individual from Greater Napanee is in Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) custody. Just before 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Mar. 24, 2021 members of the OPP’s Lennox and Addington (L&A) County detachment and the East Region Emergency Response

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COVID-19 vaccination clinic opens in Napanee

It was an exciting day at the Strathcona Paper Centre in Napanee as local officials and members of the media gathered for a tour of the new COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the facility. Within a ballroom at the location, Greater Napanee Mayor Marg Isbester, Dr. Kim Morrison, Chief of Staff

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OPP stop erratic driver in Napanee, lay impaired driving charges

A Greater Napanee man is facing impaired driving charges after OPP witness his vehicle driving erratically. At approximately 4 a.m. on Tuesday, Mar. 9, 2021, officers of the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed the vehicle driving in an erratic manner. Police then initiated

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OPP lay impaired driving, stunt driving charges in Napanee

After a traffic stop for speeding, a Scarborough man is facing multiple charges, including having open alcohol in the vehicle. At approximately 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021, officers of the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were on patrol and observed a

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Brass knuckles seized after OPP lay impaired driving charges in Greater Napanee

A Napanee man is facing charges after Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers respond to a report of an erratic driver travelling southbound on County Road 41. According to a release from OPP, dated Monday, Mar. 1, 2021, the officers stopped the vehicle around 12 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26, 2021

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