Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Prescott

Two trains collided in Prescott on September 2, 2021. - TSB photo

2021 rail collision in Prescott was caused by impaired rail traffic controller, TSB reports

A train collision and derailment that happened in Prescott in 2021 was the result of a rail traffic controller being impaired by alcohol, an investigation has found. On March 13, 2024, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) issued a media release expressing a safety concern they have involving alcohol

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An interviewing exercise at Peace Support Training Centre (PSTC) in Kingston, with international student Staff Sergent Jacob McGuire of the USA speaking with civilian personnel through a language assistant. Photo via PSTC.

Military personnel training to take place in Smiths Falls, Prescott

The Department of National Defence (DND), on behalf of the Peace Support Training Centre here in Kingston, has issued a public service announcement ahead of an increased military presence throughout the Kingston region. On Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2023, students and instructors from the Peace Support Training Centre will be conducting

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A vehicle collided with a house in Prescott on Saturday, Oct. 7. - OPP photo

Driver facing multiple charges after car collides with house in Prescott

Grenville OPP charged a driver on Saturday, Oct. 9 after their vehicle collided with a house. In a tweet, police state that the 56-year-old driver blew over 200 and was therefore charged with impaired driving, driving while prohibited and taking a motor vehicle without consent. “Thankfully, no one was injured,”

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