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School buses, other events cancelled as storm strikes the county

sean Feb 16, 2016 - 6:49am

Updated at noon. Cancellations and other storm-related announcements will be added to this post as they become available.

All school buses servicing the county have been cancelled for today, as Glengarry takes the brunt of a winter storm that is expected to bring heavy snow, followed by ice pellets and freezing rain.

Schools remain open.

At approximately 6:30am, on the eastbound 401 near Bainsville, there was a collision that has one lane of the highway closed.

Day one of the SD&G high school curling championships in Cornwall has been cancelled. It's expected that the event will be condensed into one day, to be played Wednesday in Morrisburg.

Iona Academy's ski trip slated for today will be rescheduled.

All branches of the SD&G public library are closed today (February 16) due to the winter storm.

Tonight's CCHL2 game in Williamstown, between the Char-Lan Rebels and Sittsville Royals, has been postponed.

The Glengarry Soccer League has announced that all soccer scheduled for this evening at the Alexandria dome has been cancelled.

Stay tuned for more weather-related cancellations and other announcements.

Special weather statement issued for Glengarry

sean Aug 10, 2015 - 4:15pm

Environment Canada issued a special weather statement at 4:04pm today, indicating the possibility of as much as 40mm of rain tonight, with localized amounts up to 50mm.

Showers and potential thundershowers are expected to continue into Tuesday, adding to these amounts.

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