Kate Stockmann

Kate Stockmann was born in Ingersoll, Ontario and graduated from Fanshawe College's Broadcast Journalism program. She's been with CKNX since 2010. She lives in Wingham with her husband, Mark, her three dogs and two cats. Email her at kstockmann@cknxradio.com. Follow her on Twitter: @CKNXNewsKate

Open air burn. Dry leaves and branches burning in a pile in the countryside. © Can Stock Photo / Nikolafotons

Perth County lifts burn ban

In a release this morning, Perth County officials say thanks to enough rainfall over the past week, they will now be issuing burn permits again.