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Public Health urges continued vigilance as COVID-19 cases rise

Kingston Frontenac Lennox & Addington Public Health is asking Kingstonians to remain alert to the continued risk of contracting COVID-19. “With the Monday [Nov. 9, 2020] numbers coming in with six cases from over the weekend, that is quite a spike for us. I know it isn’t in comparison to

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Positive COVID-19 case prompts closure of Kingston Centre McDonald’s

A staff member at a second McDonald’s location in Kingston has tested positive for COVID-19. This comes one day after the downtown Kingston McDonald’s location on Princess Street identified two positive cases of the virus. On November 13 an employee from the McDonald’s located at 705 Sir John A. Macdonald

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Suspects at large following pellet gun shooting at downtown McDonald’s

Kingston Police are continuing to investigate after a man was shot in the eye with a pellet gun outside the McDonald’s restaurant in downtown Kingston. The incident occurred at approximately 12:15 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, when a 28-year-old male was shot in the small alley space beside the

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Rear-ending another vehicle in drive-thru results in arrest of impaired driver

It wasn’t severe hunger or impatience that caused a driver to rear-end another vehicle while waiting in line at a downtown drive-thru, but rather being impaired by alcohol, according to Kingston Police. At approximately 7:55 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2019, a male driver attended the drive-thru at the McDonald’s

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Local male arrested after making bomb threats in downtown McDonald’s

Kingston Police have arrested and charged a local man after he caused a frightening disruption in a downtown McDonald’s, and then resisted arrested. The incident took place on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 when, at approximately 8:20 p.m., the accused man entered the fast food restaurant on Princess Street. The man

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Local Alzheimer Society kicks off annual fundraising efforts

In the Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington region, there are over 4,000 people diagnosed with dementia, a figure that is expected to double by 2030. To break that down a little further, a dementia diagnosis impacts three out of every four people in our community. Around the world, someone develops

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Possible assault results in arrest of man wanted for separate incident

Kingston Police and Frontenac Paramedics responded to a call regarding an assault at the Kingston Centre McDonald’s on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019. At approximately 10:45 p.m., police and paramedics were called to an assault at the fast food restaurant, which was initially believed to have been a stabbing. The apparent

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Local McDonald’s donate $10,000 to Almost Home

  McDonald’s Kingston & Gananoque presented Almost Home, a home for sick children and their families, with a cheque for $10,000 on Friday, May 31, 2019. The donation was the result of McHappy Day, a yearly event held by McDonald’s to help local charities and the work of Ronald McDonald

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Police ask public for help locating missing man known to frequent downtown Kingston

Kingston Police have released the above photo and are asking members of the public for assistance in locating a missing 44-year-old man. The man, Earl McCorrister, was reported missing by family members from the Kingston Area. Although McCorrister currently has no fixed address, he is known to frequent he McDonald’s

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Kingston man charged with attempted murder following stabbing at McDonald’s

The stabbing that occurred on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 has resulted in three charges, including attempted murder, for a local man. The incident occurred at approximately 6:30 p.m. at the McDonald’s location on Division Street near Highway 401, during the Friday night dinner rush. The victim was inside the restaurant

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