September 15, 2020
The Strumbellas’s Darryl James calls Lindsay home. He and Robyn James explain why…and how The Academy Theatre is so important to them, that they’re helping produce a mega concert fundraiser. Think you know what wrongful dismissal really means? Lawyer Jason Ward does – and explains it in clear language. What’s a Kawartha Box? A whole lot of local goodness, that's what! Cormorants may not be tasty. Or pretty. But they are being hunted now – legally. Oh, and a new wurd! Uh. Sorry. Word.
September 1, 2020
What a run! But A Place Called Home’s Lorrie Polito is ready to pass the torch – after 25 years. Part meditation, part light stroll, all uplifting: Ken Reid’s forest therapy walks reward. Lindsay’s Boots of Hazard is itchin’ to get its boots back on stage. Members Dennis Carmichael and Shawn Miller talk country, rock, country rock and what Scugog’s muddy waters really offer.
W.A Goodwin would be proud to see how his Sturgeon Point cottage retreat has been maintained. We visit Cherry Tree Lodge, more than a 100 years after the famous artist lived there.
No more styro-foam or Tim’s cups at the landfill? What the H-E Double Stir Sticks? We tell you why.
August 15, 2020
Movies at Lindsay Drive-In? Sure. Live concerts with real humans! Yup, that too. Not hard to physically-distance for golf, but is it still…fun? Bird and Jancsik weigh in. It’s back, and Vicky’s Values’ value to the community goes beyond big bargains. Watching the game from your favourite seat when arena seats are empty: worse, better or same? And fun with conspiracy theories…or so we would have you believe.
August 1, 2020
A mask is now a must inside C of KL businesses. Lawyer Jason Ward explains how, when and why. The Lakeview Arts Barn says the show must – and will – go on (with concessions). Lookin’ for a bike is an uphill pedal, says cycling expert and Cambray store owner Mike Gorman. Musician Marc Novoselec took the past few months to create Isolation Dreams. Our public library’s Lyndsay Bowen is back with a new word. And Denis digs into a deep fried pickle in Glenarm.
July 14, 2020
Pharmacist Cathy Puffer with mask update after Day 1 of new rule. Chief of Kawartha Paramedic Service, Andrew Rafton, on pandemic effect. Advocate publisher, Roderick Benns, on new gig as Chamber of Commerce president. Cameron’s Cassie Noble with great conversation and super great music. And another Kawartha staycation.
July 1, 2020
Bass players or Bassist: Graeme’s cool with either. So many chipmunks. So many squirrels. So, why? Reaboro’s champion of the post office is gone, but never forgotten. What’s a Covid-19 test like anyway? Denis meets an internet troll – and chip a truck maven. Two different people, btw. Guess which he appreciates more. Local police embrace BLM – and prove it.
June 15, 2020
Selina Reevie’s peaceful protest in support of BLM. Lisa Miller’s Cat and Fiddle makes take-out work. A (not so) slight change in wedding planning. An update from hairstylist Kim Murphy. Students weigh in on virtual learning. Nancy Payne’s Kawartha road trip yields cool olives – and more.
May 30, 2020
Hair stylists, like Kim Murphy, miss us as much as we miss them. Lindsay’s homeless shelter sees surge in client numbers. Wards family lawyer, Ryan O’Neill, explains how Covid could affect child custody. Ontario Youth Parliament inspires two Lindsay natives. Sylvia Keesmaat teaches Denis a few things about OUTdoor gardening.
May 14, 2020
Area landfills re-opened this week – but with conditions. Still, Cuppy is pumped, so he held a news conference. Great time to try gardening, eh! Home hair care? Uh, maybe. They’re now called Heaps – same fellas, still producing great music. A young woman watches a pandemic’s effects on her U.S. home – from Lindsay.
April 29, 2020
The KLFS got an $11,000 boost - good news for people like Heather. Jason Ward, of Wards Lawyers, explains government’s inspection blitz of local businesses. Julie Corlett knows dogs – and how to make their lives better when isolated with their owners. Jonah Grignon gets personal ‘bout board games with buddies – when played online. And some listener’s gonna win a CD!