DISTRACTED DRIVING A FOCUS THIS WEEKEND
8/29/2014 9:58:58 AM
If you get caught using your cell-phone while driving, don't expect to get off with just a warning. OPP say the education period is over. New studies from Provincial Police show officers have laid over 10,000 Distracted Driving fines since the end of June.

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CAMPING TIPS LABOR DAY WEEKEND
8/29/2014 9:58:05 AM
The final long weekend of the summer is coming up and that means area campsites will be busy. With that comes potential danger and Zone Manager for Ontario Parks John Salo says the steps to being safe out in the wilderness, starts before you even leave your house.

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OPP MARINE UNIT LABOUR DAY
8/29/2014 9:49:51 AM
With the Labour Day long weekend coming up the OPP Marine Unit will be back out on area lakes. Constable Kevin Martin tells myFM that you must have a fully stocked boat with life jackets and an emergency kit on board.

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WESTERN PAPER RETRACTS ISSUE
8/28/2014 8:40:24 AM
Western University's campus newspaper The Gazette will be absent for frosh week, stemming from complaints about articles that were criticized for promoting excessive drinking, drug use, and sexual advances on teaching assistants.

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GLENCOE GIRL WINS TIMMIES CONTEST
8/28/2014 8:37:07 AM
Well the voting is in and after over 76,000 donut creations, a showdown for 8 finalists in front of a celebrity panel, and the public vote, the Love Reese's to Pieces donut, created by Glencoe's Jennifer Brown is the winner in the Tim Hortons Duelling Donuts contest.

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OPP SCHOOL BUS REMINDER
8/28/2014 8:23:27 AM
The OPP remind all drivers that school busses will be back on the road starting next week and drivers need to understand the rules pertaining to passing school busses and the substantial fines for passing busses stopped with signals flashing.

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EMS STAND BY POLICY
8/28/2014 8:22:50 AM
Middlesex County EMS will be re-evaluating their stand by policies after a recent report from a third party consultant. Middlesex County Chief of EMS, Neil Roberts says stand by calls are used as emergency coverage when another unit is out on a call.

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LABOUR DAY DISTRACTED DRIVING
8/28/2014 8:20:12 AM
OPP will be calling in for backup this Labour Day long weekend to help curb the dangerous trend of distracted driving.

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CARADOC OPEN
8/28/2014 8:19:26 AM
Registration is now open for the Mount Brydges Annual Legion Golf Tournament called the Caradoc Open.Vice President of the Mt. Brydges Legion, Terry Racine says the club is looking forward to a good turn out to help support the Women's Rural Resource Centre in Strathroy.

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WATCH WARNINGS WEATHER
8/28/2014 8:18:10 AM
With Summer weather known to be all over the map from great weather to plenty of storms, it's important to understand the difference between severe weather watches, and warnings. Geoff Coulson, warning preparedness meteorologist with Environment Canada, says watches are issued first.

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