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Kingston Police arrest Gatineau man in connection with 2019 bank robbery

Kingston Police have made an arrest and laid charges against one man over a year after his alleged involvement in a bank robbery in the city’s west end. The robbery occurred at approximately 12:35 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 at the CIBC branch located at 785 Gardiners Road. The

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Wanted federal offender known to frequent Kingston area

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) Squad is asking for public assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant. Dillon Noble-Albertson, a 22-year-old Indigenous male, is wanted as a result of his breach of statutory release, the Ontario Provincial Police said in a press release on

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Wanted federal offender known to frequent Kingston area

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement Squad is asking for public assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as the result of his breach of statutory release. Parmjit Singh is described as a 32-year-old West Asian male standing 5’8” and weighing 167 lbs. He has long

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KFL&A Public Health clarifies COVID-19 data from Ministry of Health

According to Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health, a new case of COVID-19 reported by the Ontario Ministry of Health in the KFL&A region is, in fact, not within the region. On Friday, May 22, 2020, The Ministry of Health listed a new case of COVID-19 for the

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Case resolution does not mean the end of COVID-19 in KFL&A: ‘We must not let our guard down’

On Friday, May 8, 2020, Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health released data confirming that all known cases of COVID-19 in the region have been resolved. With a total of 61 known cases in the area thus far in the pandemic, over the last three days, Public Health

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Ottawa couple ‘devastated’ over dog lost in Kingston

It’s been over three months since Ottawa couple Diane Chicoine and Trevor Williams saw their beloved rescue dog, Arya, but their fight to bring her home is far from over. Arya went missing in Kingston’s east end on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, at approximately 8:30 p..m. At the time, the

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Police arrest man in connection with violent robbery at Megaffin Park

Kingston Police have arrested and charged a man from Ottawa to conclude their investigation into a violent assault and robbery that took place last summer. The assault occurred just after 1 a.m. on Friday, Jul. 12, 2019 in Megaffin Park in Kingston’s Inner Harbour. According to police, the accused man

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Kingston Gymnastics athletes earn high scores, medals in Ottawa

From Friday, Feb. 28 to Sunday, Mar. 1, 2020, 36 gymnasts from Kingston Gymnastics Club competed in Ottawa and brought home some huge results. Many of the young athletes scored high 9s at the Women’s Artistic Gymnastics’ (WAG) Jubilee Celebration: Ottawa’s 60th at the Ottawa Gymnastics Centre. In total, 35

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OPP investigate fatal snowmobile collision in North Frontenac

The Frontenac Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were involved in a joint investigation after a fatal snowmobile collision took the life of an Ottawa man in North Frontenac. According to the OPP, officers from the Frontenac Detachment responded to a report of a single motorized snow vehicle collision

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Grow your own food — at least a little bit

In our current environmental climate, we are all looking for areas where we can adjust our lives to lower our carbon footprint. In Canada, it is estimated that 28 per cent of the annual emissions are from transportation. A large part of the transportation industry is the movement food from

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Kingston man one of 12 charged in large OPP drug trafficking investigation

A total of 12 residents from across Ontario and Quebec are facing numerous charges as the result of a complex investigation conducted by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). The OPP Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB) held a press conference on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020 outlining the investigation, Project Daytona, and

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Queen’s students hope to raise awareness on homelessness through ‘Their Stories’

Editorial note: Last week, we ran an article entitled ‘She’s a statistic, until you meet her,’ an article speaking with a woman on the streets of downtown Kingston. After doing so, we were contacted by Sven Buening, a student from Germany currently studying at Queen’s University. He told us he

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