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YGK Sign Wars heating up after Friendly Fires ignites the battle

Kingston is jumping on the bandwagon of sign wars to keep up spirits during this third round of pandemic lockdown. On Thursday, Apr. 29, 2021, Friendly Fires was the first to call out another local business, telling Gilmours “We have the grills. Where’s the beef” on their Dalton Avenue sign.

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OPP investigating suspicious fire in Odessa

The Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are currently investigating a structure fire in Odessa that has been deemed suspicious. At approximately 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Mar. 10, 2021, officers from the L&A OPP responded to reports of a structure fire in a vacant

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Two dead in Amherstview fire

OPP are now confirming that two people are dead following a fire at an apartment complex in Amherstview. Loyalist Fire responded to the three-story apartment building at the corner of Manitou Cres W and Murray Pl shortly before 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 4th, 2020 following a report of heavy

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TSB releases investigation into Kingston train collision

Derailed tanker cars caused a side-swipe collision of a VIA rail passenger train on route from Toronto to Ottawa, according to the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB). The collision occurred just after 9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. No passengers or crew were injured. The following information was

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Man located deceased in Napanee River

The search for a male party that went missing in the Napanee River has concluded, as members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) recovered the man’s body on Monday, May 18, 2020. Officers from the Lennox and Addington County Detachment of the OPP were dispatched to a report of an

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Garage fire results in arson charges for Amhestview man

A small garage fire in Amherstview has led to multiple charges for a local man, including arson and mischief endangering life. Both the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Loyalist Township Fire Services responded to the fire at an Amherstview residence on Manitou

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PSA: Loyalist Fire Department to conduct training on June 25

  A large presence of first responders on County Road 4 tomorrow evening will be no cause for concern as Loyalist Fire Department is simply conducting a training exercise. The exercise will take place on the evening of Tuesday, Jun. 25, 2019 on County Road 4 between Taylor Kidd Boulevard

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Man on floating ice rescued by multi-force operation

A local man returned home safe and sound after the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Loyalist Fire Department, and CFB Trenton’s rescue operation successfully plucked the man from floating ice in Lake Ontario. Members from the Loyalist Detachment of the OPP along with Loyalist Fire responded to the incident at 10:07

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