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Selby, ON and Selby, UK – Not so far apart

Greater Napanee Council received a rather unique deputation on Tuesday, from over 5,300 kilometres away, with a request to bring the faraway places a little closer. Tim FitzHigham joined Council’s virtual meeting from the UK, along with Canadian-born John Hastings, to speak to council regarding an idea to bring Selby,

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Dr. Evans weighs in on COVID-19 genetic variant under investigation

A new genetic variant of COVID-19 surfacing in Britain made headlines earlier this week, with many outlets reporting that it could be 70 per cent more transmissible than the current predominant strain. With the United Kingdom heading into a lockdown and scientists sharing the preliminary facts, the Canadian government announced

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Over 25 new doctors join Kingston Health Sciences Centre

Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) added more than 25 new doctors to its team in the 2019 calendar year, coming to Kingston from as close as Queen’s University, and as far away as Europe and South America. According to KHSC, the new doctors have varying backgrounds and areas of expertise,

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Investigation leads to 10 child pornography related charges for Kingston man

A 17-year-old man from Kingston is facing a list of charges after an investigation into his involvement with two female youths in the United Kingdom. On Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, Kingston Police became aware of a child luring investigation that had originated in the UK. Members of the Kingston Police

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Kingston Police reveal few details on UK youth responsible for SWATing of local schools

Editor’s note: The term ‘SWATing’ refers to the tactic of deceiving emergency services into sending responders to another person’s address, or falsely reporting a serious emergency. There were many questions posed, but few of them answered at a press conference regarding the UK youth who was allegedly behind the threats

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