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Jeff Scott: The Countryside View – The precarious rise of Dixie

Being a Civil War buff, I have often ventured into the Heart of Dixie with an historian’s eye. The American southeast, or the Confederate States as they were then, were devastated by the Civil War, particularly by Sherman’s destructive ‘March to the Sea,’ where the army set out to destroy

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Kingstonist’s Wizard of Paws: What lurks beneath

  Water is an essential part of life. A lot of pets do enjoy it, whether it be swimming, playing with what’s in their water bowl, or just watching it magically drip from the faucet. Yet, it can also harbour some scary things under the surface if we’re talking about

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Have your say: Yay or Nay – Good Neighbour Policy

Every other week, there is undoubtedly at least one item discussed by Kingston City Council that people feel strongly about. On the weeks when Council isn’t sitting, Council in Action takes on those items, discussing them live on air on YourTV with a panel of local media and political personalities.

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Utilities Kingston reminds customers of in-home sales and services policy following possible scam

Having recently been alerted to a possible scam, Utilities Kingston is reminding customers of their new rules to protect customers. Certain products and services, such as home water treatment systems, can no longer be offered or sold at a person’s home, unless that person has initiated the transaction, Utilities Kingston

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Kingstonist’s Wizard of Paws: Toxic Water

Written by Dr. Ryan Llera Summer is almost over. That doesn’t mean you have to break out the winter boots for your dogs just yet though. There’s still time for them to get some outdoor playtime, including some swimming in their busy schedules. But lately, that could be a dangerous

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Partial burn ban remains in effect over holiday weekend

With the August long weekend upon us, Kingston Fire and Rescue would like to remind citizens of the partial burn ban currently in effect. With the lack of rainfall recently, the partial burn ban must remain in effect, according to a press release from the City of Kingston. The partial

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