Articles By: JD Booth

Skateboarder in middle of road becomes belligerent, aggressive with police

Riding late at night on a skateboard may not be the smartest move. But doing so down the middle of the centre line of Devine Street near Brock got the attention of a Sarnia Police officer on Saturday (October 11). Not only was the skateboarder allegedly obstructing traffic but the officer was concerned for his safety. […]

Routine traffic stop results in charges of theft and possession of weapon, controlled substance

Sarnia Police say a routine traffic stop on Lansdowne Ave. last Friday (October 10) resulted in the driver being charged with theft of a leather coat that is said to have still carried the ink security tag on it. After the man’s arrest, he was searched and police say they found a flick knife with […]

Public school board candidate charged with sexual exploitation

A local candidate for the Lambton District Public School Board now faces two counts of sexual exploitation in relation to a 16-year-old girl, say Sarnia Police. Glenn MacKinnon, 43, who is well known as a musician (he leads the band 3rd Wave), is also active in the community. Police say he has ties to various community and […]

Ristau, Donald Harvey, (Oct. 13, 2014)

Peacefully, surrounded by loving family, on Monday, October 13, 2014 at Bluewater Health, Donald Harvey Ristau passed away at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Jacqueline (nee Jones). Loving father of Kirk, Thane (Laura), Shawn (Amy), Glynis (Terry), and Candace (Jim). Cherished grandfather of Gregory, Christopher, Mackenzie, Shaina, Kyla, Rocky, Nicholas, Baron, Rayce, Philip, Erin, Daniel, […]

United Way continues successful campaign with Locally Lambton dinner on horizon

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By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton United Way volunteers don’t need to drive around the city or the county, noticing all the election signs to see that Sarnia-Lambton is in full campaign mode. However, in this case I am referring to the United Way campaign. So far, the United Way of Sarnia-Lambton […]

Hawman, Ernest, (Oct. 11, 2014)

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Passed away at the Hanover Care Centre on Saturday, October 11, 2014 in his 94th year.  Beloved husband of Genevieve.  Dear father of Heather Leith, Robert Hawman, Ruthann Hartman, and Judy Palmateer.  Proud grandfather of Greg and Wendy Splan; Christine and Darrin Tenbusch; Terry and Krsytena Hartman; and Louis and Stacie Hartman.  Great grandfather of […]

Banville, Lucien R., (Oct. 10, 2014)

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Surrounded by family at Bluewater Health on Friday, October 10, 2024, Lucien Banville died at the age of 86. Beloved husband of the late Emelda Banville and Yvette Banville. Loving father Ronald Banville (Dawn) and the late Norman Banville (2009) (Cathy). Dear step-father of Claude Pelchat (Pierriette), Denis Dugas (Andre), Danielle Whiting (Mark), Jacque Pelchat […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

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We wish you a most Happy Thanksgiving. Trusting you will have much joy with family and friends and be truly THANKFUL for all you have and will continue to have this year and next.  

Sarnia Sting send Windsor Spitfires home with 9-2 routing

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By DAVE BORODY Last season the Sarnia Sting was on the wrong end of some lopsided scores in the Ontario Hockey League. It wasn’t a lot of fun. So it must feel pretty good for the team when the roles were reversed on Saturday night. The Sting scored six times in the second period on […]

Bart, Michael Francis, (Oct. 10, 2014)

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BART, Michael Francis – age 59 of Sarnia Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer, with his family by his side at the Blue Water Health Centre (Sarnia). Born in Stratford son of the late Peter and Rita (Fillion) Bart. Loving Husband and best friend of Irene (Power) Bart. Survived by his loving […]