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CFRC Daily News Briefs

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Oct.5-Brief
It’s Wednesday October 5th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news… The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Kingston Police have laid an additional 19 charges in the ongoing Project Shamrock investigation. 38 year old Michael Mark HAAIMA, of Kingston, is now charged with 95 offenses. Initially 10 victims were […]
02:11 05/10/22
Oct. 4-Brief
It’s Tuesday October 4th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news..   Kingston Health Sciences Centre has declared a COVID-19 outbreak on the Connell 10 unit at its Kingston General Hospital site. There are currently three COVID positive patients on the unit. Visitor restrictions are in place and only […]
02:20 04/10/22
Oct.3-Brief
It’s Monday October 3rd. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. A cool start to the day, but the sun will warm things up to a high of 16. Right now it’s zero. In the news…   A sacred fire at City Park was one of many across Kingston marking National Truth […]
03:08 03/10/22
Sept.30 – Brief
It’s Friday September 30th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   Today is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Locally, Kingston City Council has declared it a civic holiday, to encourage the community to observe the occasion.There will be no garbage, recycling or green bin collection today, Friday’s […]
02:08 30/09/22
Sept.22-Brief
It’s Thursday September 22nd. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. Beautiful sunny morning right now, but expect skies to cloud over with a slight chance of a late morning shower, a high of 16 with the temperature dropping to 10 this afternoon. Right now it’s 14. In the news…   Kingston […]
02:21 22/09/22
Sept.21-Brief
It’s Wednesday September 21st. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief…In the news…   Kingston Police are looking for help in identifying a suspect in connection with the bear spray incident from this past weekend at The Fall Fair. Around 10 on Saturday evening, a group of youth were fighting in front […]
02:53 21/09/22
Sept.20-Brief
It’s Tuesday September 20th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news… Kingston City Council is scheduled to meet tonight. On the agenda, Providence Village Inc. are seeking council approval in principle for their vision to repurpose the current Providence Manor site on Sydenham Street as a community hub with […]
02:26 20/09/22
Sept.19-Brief
It’s Monday September 19th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. Showers today, the high 22. Right now we are at 16. In the news..   Internationally renowned muralist and graphic artist Peru Dyer Jalea will begin constructing his mural Kingston: A Moment in the City today. The public art installation is […]
03:15 19/09/22
Sept.16-Brief
It’s Friday September 16th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news..   Kingston Economic Development recently hosted a diplomatic delegation from 12 European and Asian countries. According to a release from Economic Development, the visit was part of the Corporation’s initiatives to promote investment attraction and collaboration, and to […]
02:50 16/09/22
Sept.15-Brief
It’s Thursday September 15th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news… Starting this morning, Kingstonians have a new intercity transit service. German company Flix Bus is adding a Kingston stop on its Toronto to Ottawa line. The stop will be at the curbside drop off zone at 275 Wellington […]
03:10 15/09/22
Sept.14-Brief
It’s Wednesday September 14th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news..   Queens University will be making adjustments to future Move-In Days after receiving complaints from several parents about their experience. One parent, who asked to remain anonymous told YGK News, the experience was “appalling” and that a plan to […]
02:50 14/09/22
Sept.13 – Brief
It’s Tuesday September 13th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news… A 55 year old man is facing various charges after a stabbing incident on a Kingston Transit bus and after shots were fired at police. Early Thursday afternoon a 40 year old woman was stabbed in the abdomen […]
02:23 13/09/22
Sept.12-Brief
It’s Monday September 12th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   The City of Kingston and Province of Ontario have unveiled plans for the Kingston & Region Community Training Farm project. The Farm will be housed on the Collins Bay Institution property, and will be managed by Loving […]
03:07 12/09/22
Sept.8-Brief
It’s Thursday September 8th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   Kingston City Council rejected Jay Patry Enterprises’s condo development proposal at Tuesday Night’s meeting. Eight councilors supported The Planning Committee’s recommendation to reject the application. Patry’s proposal included a Minister’s Zoning Order to allow for development on […]
02:42 08/09/22
Sept.7-Brief
It’s Wednesday September 7th. Good Morning I’m Jeff Williams with your daily news brief. In the news…   Kingston has been ranked as one of the top twenty places to invest in Canada by Site Selector magazine. From April 2021 to the end of March 2022, there have been local investments including Frulact’s expansion, Coca […]
01:59 07/09/22
Sept.6-Brief
It’s Tuesday September 6th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. Sunny today, warming up to 25. Right now it’s a cool 14.   In the news… Kingston City Council is scheduled to meet tonight. A main item on the agenda is to decide whether to accept Patry’s request for a Ministerial […]
03:07 06/09/22
Sept.2-Brief
It’s Friday September 2nd. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   Tomorrow, September 3rd is student move-in-day. 4,600 students are set to move into the 17 Queen’s University residence buildings. Each residence is running at full capacity this year. In order to keep routes clear for students to […]
02:09 02/09/22
Sept.1-Brief
It’s Thursday September 1st. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news..   MP Mark Gerretsen was at the Kingston Airport on Tuesday to announce through the Federal Government’s Regional Air Transportation Initiative, that the city of Kingston will receive 1.3 million dollars to support increased safety measures and strategic […]
02:00 01/09/22
August 31-Brief
It’s Wednesday August 31st. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news… Kingston Police have released photos as they look to identify three suspects in connection to a stabbing incident that happened August 7th just before 1:30 in the morning in the area of Princess and Division. The photos can […]
02:06 31/08/22
August 30-News Brief
It’s Tuesday August 30th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news… With the return to school just a week away, the medical officers from the Kingston, Frontec, Lennox and Addington Public Health and  Hastings Prince Edward Public Health have issued a joint statement saying, While there continues to be […]
02:16 30/08/22
August 29 – Brief
Well if you’ve been missing the heat today’s your day, Increasing clouds this morning with a high of 30 feeling closer to 38 with the humidity. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   Kingston youth shelter announced they have a new home. The new facility will be located […]
02:58 29/08/22
August 26-Brief
It’s Friday August 26th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. Cloudy with a chance of afternoon showers and risk of a thunderstorm, high 25. Then we head into a beautiful sunny weekend with highs in the mid 20’s. Right now it’s 19. In the news… While an investigation is ongoing after […]
03:09 26/08/22
Community Events Calendar Update August 22-28
In this episode we run through the community events calendar for August 22nd-28th, keeping you up to date on performances, live music, art exhibitions, and more happening this week in Kingston.
02:10 25/08/22
August 25-Brief
It’s Thursday August 25th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   Queen’s University has announced a booster shot will not be required, and masking will not be mandatory to attend classes or to live in Queen’s residence for the upcoming Fall 2022 semester. The statement comes a day after […]
03:30 25/08/22
August 24-Brief
It’s Wednesday August 24th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   The City of Kingston has received 7.4 million dollars from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation to put towards 47 new housing units for the homeless or those at risk of homelessness. The projects through the National Housing […]
02:35 24/08/22
August 23-Brief
It’s Tuesday August 23nd. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news… Kingston Police in partnership with London Police, and with the assistance of the OPP, Toronto and Durham Police have made an arrest in connection with the October 2021 murders of Nico Soubliere and Carl Anne Delphin. From video […]
01:48 23/08/22
August 22-Brief
It’s Monday August 22nd. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief…In the news…   The Canada Foundation For Innovation has awarded two Queens University affiliated research facilities over $120 million. SNOLAB based near Sudbury, an Internationally renowned research facility studying dark matter and the neutrino particle will receive 100 million to continue […]
02:47 22/08/22
August 19-Brief
It’s Friday August 19th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news..   Kingston Health Sciences Centre’s Volunteer Services have donated over 70 thousand dollars to the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation.The funding will go towards purchasing patient care equipment for Hotel Dieu to benefit pediatric, ear, nose, throat and gastroenterology patients. […]
02:48 19/08/22
August 18-Brief
Good Morning it’s Thursday August 18th. I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   Culligan Water Park is temporarily closed after a glass bottle was shattered on the deck and into the pool over the weekend. According to a release from the city, pool draining began on Monday, and will still […]
02:35 18/08/22
August 17-Brief
It’s Wednesday August 17th. Good Morning I’m Karim Mosna with your daily news brief. In the news…   Kingston Police have released video footage as they continue investigating the suspect in the arson case from Thursday August 4th at Modern Primitive on Princess Street. In a press release Kingston Police say, “The suspect can be […]
02:25 17/08/22