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COBOURG, Ont. (24/04/17) - Coco Kelly from WWF Canada, community co-ordinators Kelly Morris and Waylon Morris, Panda, Alberta WWF Canada, Councillor Louise Ferrie- Blecher and Deputy Mayor Greg Burns pose for a photo in the Mayor of Port Hope's chair. On Sunday, June 11, the Kids’ Run For Nature will take place at the Town Agricultural Park in Port Hope. The day will host a 1K and a 5K run to support World Wildlife Canada. Runner-kit pick-up and registration start at 8 a.m., and runs begin at 9 a.m. For more information and to register, go to www.KidsRunForNature.ca Photo by Liam Smyth.

Kids Run for Nature June 11

COBOURG, Ont. (24/04/17) - Coco Kelly from WWF Canada, community co-ordinators Kelly Morris and Waylon Morris, Panda, Alberta WWF Canada, Councillor Louise Ferrie- Blecher and Deputy Mayor Greg Burns pose for a photo in the Mayor of Port Hope's chair. On Sunday, June 11, the Kids’ Run For Nature will take place at the Town Agricultural Park in Port

Local high schools are top Terry Fox fundraisers

East Northumberland Secondary School is not only the top high-school fundraiser for the Terry Fox Foundation among Kawartha Pine Ridge District Board of Education schools — it's also fourth-highest among high schools across Ontario.

COBOURG, Ont. (24/04/17) - Gladys Martin, VIA Rail ticket agent, Joel Webb and Janet Debiasi VIA Rail locomotive engineers, stand at the Operation Lifesaver booth located at the Cobourg VIA Rail Station. April 24th marks the first day of Rail Safety Week put on by Operation Lifesaver who is partnered with the Railway Association of Canada and Transport Canada and works in cooperation with the rail industry, government, police, unions, and many public organizations and community groups. Rail Safety Week is important for Operation Lifesaver as approximately 300 collisions and trespassing incidents occur every year. Photo by Liam Smyth

Promoting rail safety

COBOURG, Ont. (24/04/17) - Gladys Martin, VIA Rail ticket agent, Joel Webb and Janet Debiasi VIA Rail locomotive engineers, stand at the Operation Lifesaver booth located at the Cobourg VIA Rail Station. April 24th marks the first day of Rail Safety Week put on by Operation Lifesaver who is partnered with the Railway Association of Canada and Trans