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Sloan and Hillier face breach of Re-Opening Act charges

Independent MP Derek Sloan and Independent MPP Randy Hillier attended an Aylmer, Ontario church service on Sunday, Apr. 25, 2021, where police have now laid charges for failure to comply under the Reopenining Ontario Act. According to Aylmer Police on Facebook, “Church of God Restoration has been charged under the

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Two women charged after assault on elderly woman in Perth

By Marshall Healey, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Two women face charges of robbery and assault in connection with an assault on an elderly woman in Perth last month. The charges stem from an incident on Wilson Street East in the early afternoon on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021. Lanark County Ontario

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Abattoir owner seeks buyer for increasingly rare business

After 46 years running his business, Brian Quinn of Quinn’s Meats in Yarker, Ont. is preparing to retire. He’s hoping to sell the commercial property to someone that will keep the abattoir and meat retail business intact, proving a challenge as fewer young people enter the industry. “The trade hasn’t

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Kingston man facing multiple charges after fleeing from OPP

A Kingston man created quite a commotion after his erratic driving caught the attention of the Ontario Provincial Police, who pursued the man and ended up deploying a tire deflation device to stop him. At approximately 8:05 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, officers from the Central Hastings Detachment of

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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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Two men arrested after fleeing collision involving vehicle stolen from Kingston

Police were involved in a foot chase after a resident in Drummond-North Elmsley township awoke to a vehicle in the ditch and two males attempting to get it out. According to the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the collision occurred on Drummond Concession 5A just before

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OPP recover stolen Central Frontenac Township vehicle

Members of the Frontenac and Prince Edward detachments of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have arrested one person and recovered a Central Frontenac Township vehicle, but are continuing to investigate the theft and chain of events that occurred after the vehicle was stolen. According to the OPP, the investigation started

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Arrested parties named, one suspect still at large in Fraser Street shooting incident

As reported last week, Kingston Police have arrested and charged two men in connection with the Fraser Street shooting incident that occurred on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. Kingston Police Major Crime Unity found grounds two arrest two of the three suspects involved in the incident on Friday, Feb. 1. At

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