Articles By: JD Booth

Boil Water advisory for Petrolia and area lifted Friday afternoon

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Residents and businesses in the Town of Petrolia and surrounding areas that get their municipal water from the same source no longer need boil their water, says the Lambton County Public Health department. The advisory which was issued Wednesday was initially the result of testing that followed the repair of a water main on Monday […]

Police arrest and charge man with trafficking

  Sarnia Police have arrested and charged a 45-year-old Forest man with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking after observing what was believed to be a drug transaction earlier this week. The incident, which is said to have occurred Tuesday (October 14) at about 11:30 p.m., involved an officer observing the driver of a pickup […]

OPP charge man with drinking/driving after accused drives off road

BROOKE-ALVINSTON—A vehicle going off the road and coming to rest on a residential lawn on Nauvoo Road between Petrolia Line and LaSalle Line Thursday has resulted in a 62-year-old Windsor man being charged with impaired driving. Lambton OPP, along with fire services and Lambton EMS, responded to the incident after a call around 10 a.m. […]

Sarnia Sting extend their win streak by defeating Peterborough Petes, 5-3

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By DAVE BORODY PETERBOROUGH – The winning streak continues. The Sarnia Sting made it four straight with a 5-3 victory over the Peterborough Petes, Thursday night in front of 2,185 fans at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. The Sting raised their overall record in the Ontario Hockey League to 4-3-1-0, the first time they have been […]

Thinking about inside reno projects? Consider the bathroom . . .

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By JULIE JENKINS As the weather starts to cool and we spend more time indoors it is the perfect time to tackle some of those indoor projects that you have been thinking about. One of the best renovations for resale is a new bathroom. If you are considering a change this winter here are some […]

Get ready for the great sounds of Deja Voodoo at upcoming First Friday

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By MARY ANNE PELOZA The November 7 First Friday at Cheeky Monkey, Sarnia’s downtown record and more store, will be an evening filled with music you may have a feeling your familiar with; music that puts a powerful spell on you.  With a name like Deja Voodoo what else could you expect or want? Playing a pleasing mix of classic […]

Harris, James Michael, (Oct. 13, 2014)

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Harris; James – James Michael Harris, age 102, of Sarnia passed away peacefully on Monday October 13th, 2014 at Marshall Gowland Manor. Beloved wife of the late Margaret Patricia (Millar) Harris (1995). Dear father of David Michael Harris and his wife Judy of Corunna and the late Richard James Harris (2003). Loving grandfather of Erika […]

Chisholm, Mark David, (Oct. 15, 2014)

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On Wednesday, October 15, 2014, at 4:38 p.m., Mark went home to be with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Much-loved son of Jim and Barb. Best friends of brothers Rob (Crystal), Dan (Rachel), and Mike. Favourite Uncle to Breanna, Kalib and Adele. Dear grandson to Anne Coughlan. Big brother and friend to Chance Bremner. […]

Petrolia says it’s ‘one step closer’ to clearing boil water advisory

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The Town of Petrolia’s cautionary “boil water” advisory is said to be one step closer to being lifted after a reading of “zero” came into Town Hall on Thursday. A second “zero” reading will be required before the advisory, which was issued Wednesday (October 15), can be lifted. The advisory followed the first “irregular” reading since […]

Sarnia Police find Fentanyl patches in vehicle, signs of trafficking in accused’s home

Sarnia Police say they have made another arrest of a suspected Fentanyl trafficker. The arrest, which was made yesterday (Wednesday, October 15), involved a 25-year-old Sarnia man who was found sitting in a parking lot in the 200 block of Capel Street. Police say a search of the man’s vehicle revealed several Fentanyl patches with an […]