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Stealing City of Kingston vehicle ends in charges for local man

A local man is facing multiple charges after stealing a City of Kingston work truck and attempting to flee police in it. The incident began at approximately 10:20 a.m. on Wednesday, Jun. 16, 2021, when City of Kingston employees at the Novelis facility at 945 Princess Street observed a man

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Kingston woman arrested for impaired driving after collision on Highway 38

A local woman has been arrested and charged after her dangerous and erratic driving resulted in a collision and impaired driving charges. The incident occurred on Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021 when, at approximately 8:25 p.m. the female driver was operating her vehicle headed eastbound on Quabbin Road towards Highway 38.

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Woman arrested for impaired driving assaults two Kingston police officers

A local woman is facing multiple charges after she became combative with Kingston Police officers who pulled her over for erratic driving. At approximately 12:08 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, the female driver was pulled over on Highway 401 at the Gardiners Road (Highway 38) off ramp. The driver

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Driver charged with careless driving following collision on Highway 401

A collision on Monday, Apr. 13, 2020 that closed down one lane of Highway 401 for a several hours has resulted in charges for the lone transport driver involved in the incident. Just before 3 p.m. that date, the tractor trailer in question was travelling westbound on Highway 401 just

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Pedestrian dies after being hit by transport in Central Frontenac

A 64-year-old man has died after being struck by a transport which fled the scene in the early morning of Friday, Jan. 10, 2020. The Sharbot Lake detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently investigating the incident, which occurred at approximately 5:45 a.m. today. According to the OPP,

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Highway 401 expansion continues with new off ramp, carpool lot

Those who often use Highway 401 through Kingston likely noticed something new yesterday morning. On the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, the Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) opened the new off ramp from the highway to Gardiners Road (Highway 38). The new ramp is part of the larger Highway

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Man charged with impaired driving after leaving the scene of two collisions

A Verona man involved in two collisions has been arrested and charged after he fled the scene of both accidents, fleeing on foot into the woods after the second incident. Kingston Police were notified of a driver who failed to remain at the scene of a collision at Princess and

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Man arrested after son discovers over 50 years of abuse aimed at his mother

Kingston Police were called when a father and son became entangled in a pushing match after the son had learned that his father had continually abused his mother during their relationship. Police responded to the call at approximately 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, which indicated the two men

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Jeff Scott: The Countryside View – Time for Kingston to rename Highways 2, 15 and 38

Kingston is an old city. It has been settled for over three hundred years now, and has been prospering, expanding and changing ever since. The best way to understand these changes is through the names of the city’s streets. Right at the start of it all, in the core of

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