Watching a high-reach excavator rip apart the burnt walls of her parents’ unit was tough for Diana Hewett. Read More
Local realtors welcomed the federal budget’s focus on housing but said it can’t do much to help people buy them while prices are so inflated. Steve Dickie, president of the Realtors Association of Grey Bruce Owen Sound, said the new tax-free savings plan to help new homeowners put together a down payment will help “a […]
A brazen daylight robbery saw a man assaulted at gunpoint, and a truck filled with electronics taken, police say. On Wednesday at about 12:30 p.m. Oxford OPP were called to a robbery on 14th Line near Oxford Road 33, in East-Zorra Tavistock Township, northeast of Woodstock. OPP say a black Ford F150 pickup truck purposely struck […]
As the sun rose Saturday, once-defiant protesters who since Monday have blocked the Windsor-Detroit Ambassador Bridge began taking down their main camp with most showing signs they would be leaving peacefully. All the big rigs were gone by 10 a.m. but some people refused to leave. A court has granted an injunction to have them […]
London Health Sciences Centre is resuming elective surgeries Thursday after resolving a medical device cleaning issue that cancelled a day-and-a-half of non-emergency procedures at the region’s largest hospital. LHSC officials announced Wednesday afternoon the issue in its medical device reprocessing unit, which caused staining on the liner of some of the hospital’s surgical trays, had […]
Ontario’s police watchdog has cleared a London officer of wrongdoing in the arrest of an assault suspect who suffered multiple broken ribs four months ago.
A backyard fire pit may be linked to a middle-of-the-night house fire that killed three pets and caused an estimated $250,000 in damage to a southwest London home, firefighters say. “The cause or the origin of the fire seems to be in the area of a fire pit that was on the deck underneath the […]