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Scattered thunderstorms and heavy rain target Quinte

Scattered thunderstorms are expected to produce a significant amount of rainfall in the Quinte area this afternoon. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Belleville, Quinte West and Northumberland...

 
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Trent River in Frankford unsafe for swimming; Stoco Lake...

Beach goers be advised the Trent River in Frankford has been declared unsafe for swimming. The Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Health Unit says there are high levels of E.coli bacteria...

 
 
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County will consider more green energy projects

Prince Edward County is taking a closer look at certain green energy projects. Yesterday the committee of the whole carried a motion to supporting roof mount solar, bio gas and any...

 
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Solar plans cause environmental worry in County

A Prince Edward County resident is warning that a proposed big solar panel installation at Mitchell’s Crossroad will cause serious damage to an important wildlife habitat. Marc Vermander has a degree...

 
 
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More Cormorant control requested

The Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters is pushing for more effective Cormorant control in the province. The Federation’s Matte deMille told Prince Edward County council’s Committee of the Whole that...

 
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Wetlands a concern along Millennium Trail

The Prince Edward County Field Naturalists hope ongoing upgrades to the Millennium Trail will include safeguards for animals living in swampy areas. Naturalists President Myrna Wood suggested to County council’s Committee...

 
 
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East Lake in very good shape

Several public meetings and a lot of work of East lake residents and staff from Quinte Conservation have resulted in a plan to guide development around the lake. Quinte Conservation’s Terry...

 
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A guide for the future of East Lake

Prince Edward County council will get a look at the new comprehensive plan for East Lake, at its committee of the whole meeting Thursday. Quinte Conservation general manager Terry Murphy says...

 
 
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Record rainfall in Quinte

It was a wild night, with several downpours hammering the Quinte region with a record amount of rain. Some roads were washed out, and some were made impassable. Many parking lots...

 
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No Belleville support for 3 solar projects

Belleville’s support of private solar projects seeking provincial funding seems to have ground to a halt. Last night city council had before it three different solar system projects – rooftop ones...

 
 

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