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Failure to wear a seatbelt leads to impaired driving charges for Harrowsmith driver

A traffic stop for a seatbelt infraction led to impaired driving charges for a Harrowsmith driver over the weekend. At approximately 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, officers of the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed a seatbelt infraction on a driver

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Napanee Council looks to the future

Much was discussed in the nearly five-hour-long meeting of the Greater Napanee Town Council Tuesday night, Oct. 12, 2021. Along with follow-up talks about remediation efforts for the Mayor’s recent misconduct, topics considered included a report from the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), a proposal by the County to add more

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Collision Reporting Centre opening at L&A OPP Detachment

A new Collision Reporting Centre (CRC) is being launched at the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) in Greater Napanee. On Monday, Oct. 4, 2021, motorists involved in a property damage collision within the County of Lennox and Addington will now be able to

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Integrity Commissioner to report on Napanee Mayor’s threats to residents

Mayor Marg Isbester will be in the hot seat again on Tuesday, Sept. 28, as a second report of the Integrity Commissioner will be presented to council regarding two complaints made about the Greater Napanee Mayor’s conduct. Integrity Commissioner Laura Dean will be back for Tuesday’s regular council meeting to

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All aboard for the 3rd annual Napanee Valley Railroad Model Train Show

The 3rd Annual Greater Napanee Valley Railroad Model Train Show rumbled into the Napanee Fair Grounds Arena this weekend to the delight of train enthusiasts of all ages. “It’s been pretty busy so far, at 10 o’clock this morning they were lined up outside waiting to get in,” says John

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New engagement platform ready for Napanee’s 2022 Budget Public Consultation Session

The Town of Greater Napanee has launched ‘Let’s Talk Greater Napanee,’ its new community engagement platform provided through Bang the Table Engagement HQ. ‘Let’s Talk Greater Napanee’ is an online space for the Greater Napanee community to share ideas, discuss important topics, provide feedback on upcoming projects, policies and planning,

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Two impaired drivers charged in Napanee over the weekend

The Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) charged two individuals with impaired driving in separate incidents over the weekend. The first driver was travelling in an erratic manner on Highway 401 eastbound and being followed by an off-duty officer, according to a release from

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‘Touch-a-Truck’ this weekend in Napanee

The Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Detachment Auxiliary Unit are hosting a Touch-a-Truck event on Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021. The vehicles and equipment used by emergency services and public works staff often serve as the ‘offices’ for the people who use them, OPP said in a

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OPP seeking information after Napanee business egged twice

The Lennox and Addington County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have released the above photos and are seeking information in relation to mischief that occurred to Dead Leaf Distinguished Gentleman on Dundas Street in Greater Napanee. On August 19, 2021, OPP officers responded to a report that eggs

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OPP lay charges after Napanee break-in

After responding to a report of breaking glass on Dundas Street East in Greater Napanee, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have charged a Napanee resident with breaking and entering. At approximately 3 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, officers of Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the OPP responded to

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Wynn Farms’ delivers ‘wynn-ing’ family-friendly experience

Some farms just seem to have it all. With a challenging corn maze, pick-your-own apples, in-house apple cider, make-your-own flower bouquets, and specialty caramel apples, Wynn Farms — just a 20 minute drive west of Amherstview — is a ‘wynn-er.’ James and Sarah Wynn started farming 10 years ago, taking

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Napanee man facing criminal charges after driving impaired with children in vehicle

A Greater Napanee man is facing impaired driving charges after concerned citizens, who witnessed a loud argument, stopped him from driving away from a residence with his two young children in the vehicle. Officers of the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to

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