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Peterborough Fire Services provides emergency and support services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. (Photo: City of Peterborough)

$450,000 damage to Peterborough home after BBQ fire on Sunday

BBQ was located on a covered porch and flames spread to attic.
An OPP police car with lights flashing. (Photo: Ontario Provincial Police)

Quebec couple seriously injured after car hits a moose in Algonquin Park

Ambulance responding to scene also hit a moose; police warn motorists moose are on roadways to escape insects.
Two Muskoka chairs on a dock at a lake with a canoe and kayak nearby. (Stock photo)

What’s open and closed on Victoria Day 2024

Holiday hours for 297 selected businesses, organizations, and services in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg, Port Hope, and across the greater Kawarthas region.
Peterborough County OPP released this photo of a pickup truck that collided with a commercial vehicle on Highway 115 at Highway 7A south of Peterborough. A 34-year-old woman who was an occupant of the pickup truck died after being thrown from the vehicle when a guardrail ripped off the passenger side door. (Police-supplied photo)

39-year-old man faces multiple charges for Highway 115 collision that killed a 34-year-old woman

Corey Neil of Hamilton Township, who was wanted on a warrant, was arrested Wednesday in Peterborough.
Police car lights. (Stock photo)

19-year-old Lindsay man dies in single-vehicle collision

Collision happened late Thursday afternoon on Cheese Factory Road just east of Lindsay.
Toronto five-piece band Ed Smith and the Even Squares, pictured in 2021, features a rotating roster of Canadian musicians performing classic and traditional country tunes. The line-up performing at the Ganaraska Hotel in Port Hope on Saturday afternoon is Steve Briggs, Alec Fraser, Al Cross, Amber Dawn Nicolas, and Doug Johnson. (Photo: The Redwood Theatre)

nightlifeNOW – May 16 to 22

Featuring live music listings at pubs and restaurants in Peterborough and the greater Kawarthas region.
Constable Dan Mundell (left, pictured with Peterborough Police Chief Stuart Betts) received the Carol Winter Humanitarian Award, recognizing a member of the police service who has contributed to the needs of vulnerable people in the community, during the 46th Annual Knights of Columbus Police Appreciation Night on May 15, 2024. (Photo: Peterborough Police Service)

Peterborough citizens and police officers honoured during Knights of Columbus Police Appreciation Night

Awards recognize courage and commitment of citizens and officers for their service in the community.
Water Ways TV executive producer and host Steven Bull (third from left) holds the inaugural Water Ways Destination of the Year award with Peterborough County warden Bonnie Clark during an event on May 15, 2024. Also pictured from left to right are Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development director of tourism Joe Rees, Ontario minister of tourism, sport, and culture Neil Lumsden, Peterborough-Kawartha MPP Dave Smith, and Peterborough mayor Jeff Leal. (Photo: Ed Ed Middleton)

Hit boating lifestyle TV show names Peterborough and the Kawarthas as ‘destination of the...

Inaugural award from Water Ways TV recognizes opening of new Canadian Canoe Museum and launch of Le Boat's new houseboat rental base.
The 18th edition of Jukebox Mania on May 10, 2024 at The Venue in downtown Peterborough raised $40,000 for Community Counselling Resource Centre (CCRC), with net revenue of $20,500 directly supporting CCRC's programs and services. (PHoto: CCRC)

Jukebox Mania raises $40,000 for Community Counselling Resource Centre in Peterborough

Non-profit organization provides professional counselling and housing support.
An excavator moving soil during home construction. (Stock photo)

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Home Builders Association has ‘deep concern’ about Fleming College program...

In a letter to the college, organization especially questions decision to cancel Heavy Equipment Techniques program.

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