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Kawartha Lakes OPP are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the GMC Sierra pick-up truck and two suspects, the female driver and male passenger, shown in these photos. (Supplied photos)

Police release photos of two suspects in Fenelon Falls thefts

Suspects' pick-up truck eluded police during a chase in Bobcaygeon on October 14.
The four-kilometre Jackson Creek Trail in the heart of Peterborough is a popular destination for local residents. Otonabee Conservation is conducting tree removal and bridge restoration work along the trail in October 2018. (Photo: Otonabee Conservation)

Section of Jackson Creek Trail to be closed this fall for bridge replacement

Other work happening in October along popular Peterborough trail includes the removal and planting of trees.
Toronto fingerstyle guitarist and singer-songwriter Po' Boy Jeffreys (aka Jeffrey Dodman) returns to Peterborough to perform his country blues, folk, and ragtime with Dayna Pirso at a special Sunday evening show at the Black Horse in downtown Peterborough on Sunday, October 14th. (Photo: Les Dodman)

nightlifeNOW – October 11 to 17

Live music listings at pubs and clubs in Peterborough and The Kawarthas for the week of Thursday, October 11 to Wednesday, October 17.
Shorelines Casino Peterborough, located at 1400 Crawford Drive in Peterborough, will officially open at 5 p.m. on October 15, 2018. (Illustration: Great Canadian Gaming Corporation)

New Peterborough casino to officially open on October 15

Casino at 1400 Crawford Drive offers slots, live dealer table games, live entertainment, and more.
The 30th Annual Crayola Sale, a fundraiser for the United Way for the City of Kawartha Lakes, takes place on the morning of Saturday, October 13, 2018, at the Lindsay Exhibition Fairgrounds and is open to the public. (Photo: United Way for the City of Kawartha Lakes)

Popular Crayola Sale for the United Way takes place this Saturday in Lindsay

Some proceeds from annual fundraiser on October 13th will support a new community garden project.
Phone scam

International student in Peterborough victim of new phone scam

Student paid $2,500 to scammer demanding payment of a fake 'Welcome to Canada' tax.
Lakefield IDA Pharmacy is one of the first three businesses in Ontario to become a Hallmark Gold Crown store in a store location. (Photo: Lakefield IDA Pharmacy / Facebook)

What’s new from the Kawartha Chamber of Commerce & Tourism – October 10, 2018

Featuring all-candidates meetings, Crawford Building Consultants 30th anniversary, Lakefield IDA a Hallmark Gold Crown Store, and more.
Severe thunderstorm

Severe thunderstorm watch for much of the Kawarthas

Strong wind gusts, large hail, and heavy rain possible this afternoon and evening
For most municipalities in the Kawarthas, the 2018 municipal election will be conducted electronically through internet and telephone voting only.

How to vote in the 2018 municipal election in the Kawarthas

Voting begins today in Peterborough, Port Hope, Hastings Highlands, with electronic voting only in many municipalities.
Thanksgiving Monday 2018 holiday hours

What’s open and closed on Thanksgiving Monday 2018

Holiday hours for 266 selected businesses, organizations, and services in Peterborough and across the Kawarthas.

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