Saturday, June 29, 2013

Rickford Comments On Spending Scandal

Kenora MP Greg Rickford says spending rules for Senators and MP's need to be fixed. Rickford says the recent spending scandal shows that there are gaps in the system. Rickford says he wants people to have a clear understanding on how their tax dollars are being spent.

Fireworks Safety

City officials are preaching fireworks safety this Canada Day long weekend.   Anthony Stokaluk of Thunder Bay Fire and Rescue says it's important that the rules are followed in private fireworks displays. Stokaluk says only low hazard fireworks are allowed in private displays.

OPP Looking For Bad Drivers

The long weekend is here. Sergeant Shelley Garr of the OPP Northwest division says officers will be out looking for aggressive driving. Garr says that means they'll be looking for bad driving habits in motor vehicles, boats and all terrain vehicles.