In a bizarre move, a Sarnia man accused of killing two men attempted to fire his lawyer, but then worked with her later that same day to plead guilty to an unrelated charge from two years ago. Read More
Public health staff know of six non-fatal overdoses between July 31 and Aug. 3 in Grey-Bruce. The Grey Bruce Health Unit issued an overdose alert to announce the prevalence of overdoses and advise that all street drugs should be deemed highly toxic and fatal. Five of the six people who overdosed were unconscious and three […]
A pair of brothers who have put in thousands of hours at OSHaRE during the COVID-19 pandemic and a well-known, long-time community volunteer have each been honoured by the city. Owen Sound Mayor Ian Boddy presented Thom and Pat McDonough with the city’s 2021 volunteer of the year award and Jan Chamberlain with the city’s […]
A London business, working with the research centre at Fanshawe College, has pioneered new plastic recycling technology it believes will get the attention of waste management industries globally. A plastic beverage bottle has limits on how many times it can be recycled, and will after a few drinks end up in a landfill. But Ethey […]
Twenty years ago, an early morning shortcut to the bus stop led her into the clutches of a stranger who beat, stabbed and sexually assaulted her.
Chippewas of Nawawh Unceded First Nation voters elected Greg Nadjiwon as chief over the incumbent Friday. Nadjiwon, a former chief and councillor, was elected with 291 votes over Veronica Smith, who received 218. Smith also ran for a councillor position, as rules in the election permitted, but was not elected, the statement of votes from […]
A family of five was unhurt, but their London townhouse heavily damaged after a New Year’s Day blaze ripped through it Saturday morning. Firefighters responded about 10:45 a.m. after 911 calls came in reporting smoke and flames at townhouse at 127 Toulan Cres., just east of Clarke Road and Trafalgar Street, platoon chief Colin Shewell […]