The Huron County OPP is warning you to be vigilant about door-to-door scams. Police were notified earlier this week about two sales agents going around the Exeter area attempting to sell water purification systems. The pushy salesmen wanted the homeowner to replace his current system and upgrade to a newer version under a 25 year […]
There was a serious crash yesterday afternoon near Millbank. The Perth County OPP was called out at around 4:30pm to the intersection of Perth Road 121 and Line 67. A truck hauling gravel collided with a minivan. Both vehicles ended up in a soybean field. There were seven people inside the minivan. A boy and […]
The GOJHL has announced its 2014-15 schedule. The Stratford Cullitons get the campaign underway on September 12th at the Allman Arena at 7:30 p.m. They’ll be taking on the Elmira Sugar Kings. You can find the complete schedule at the GOJHL’s website.
The Local Community Food Centre is gearing up for a free BBQ on Saturday. All of Perth County is invited to gather at 612 Erie Street on August 2nd for Food Day. Jordan Lassaline is the Chef Educator at the food centre. He says Canadians from coast to coast will take part in the event. Lassaline […]
As fundraising efforts continue for Addison Hall’s family, police are reminding you to be vigilant about scams. Fraudsters love to pounce in the midst of a tragedy. There are legitimate fundraising efforts happening at the two Costco stores in London and online but police urge you to do your homework. If someone calls you or […]
Even if you lock your car, that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s safe. Three locked vehicles were entered in Norwich Tuesday morning on Centre and Spring Streets sometime between 1:00AM and 7:00AM. Some money and tobacco products were taken. IF you have any information you’re asked to contact police at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
A 33-year-old Stratford man faces charges after he tried to steal fuel on a stolen ATV. The Huron County OPP was called out Tuesday morning on Harriston Road at the Howick Roads Department property. The officer noticed a suspicious ATV trying to leave the property so he followed it. The driver went into a field […]
A three-year-old London girl’s condition has been upgraded to fair. Miah Bozek was hurt last Friday when a car crashed into the entrance of a Costco store in the city. Bozek had been listed in critical condition after the crash that took her six-year-old sister Addison Hall’s life. Her mother, Danah McKinnon-Bozek, remains in fair […]
A fundraiser for the victims of last week’s crash on Embro Road is being organized. Three local people are getting the project together. Nick Chiocchio is one of those organizers. He says the fundraiser is still in its early stages: Chiocchio’s challenging everyone to get behind this cause: The group is tentatively planning a concert […]
Stratford city staff is investigating the possibility of merging the fire and police chief jobs. The motion for a report on the matter was made at Monday night’s council meeting. Councillor George Brown asked for the report, saying some places in the U.S. have already done it. The motivation behind having one person serve as […]