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New medical director at Marshall Gowland Manor starts Dec. 1

The County of Lambton's new Medical Director at Marshall Gowland Manor will be on the job in a couple of months. Dr. Melanie Crozier begins work December 1. Dr. Crozier has been practicing Emergency Medicine at Bluewater Health for five years and will soon be taking on a Family Practice in the community. She also [...]

Enbridge donates $11k to St. Clair Fire Department to purchase backup power generator

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  Enbridge Pipelines Inc. has made a donation of $11,000 to the St. Clair Township Fire Department as part of the company Safe Community program. The money is being used to purchase a natural gas generator, which will provide the department with power in the event of an outage. Pictured, from left, are Steve Bicum, [...]

Lambton College announces plans for first Alumni Day

  A carnival celebration with games, music and prizes is planned for the inaugural Alumni Day celebration at Lambton College scheduled for Thursday, September 27, 2012 from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the courtyard on main campus. Organizers from the Lambton College Alumni Association, the myCareer Centre and the Student Administrative Council created Alumni [...]

Combine driver collides with hydro pole

  Lambton OPP say the driver of a farm combine was uninjured after colliding with a hydro pole in Enniskillen Township on Sept. 17. The incident, which occurred around 2 p.m. on Shiloh Line east of Marthaville Road, resulted in the power lines hanging dangerously low over the roadway. The road was closed until crews [...]

Construction equipment reported stolen in St. Clair Township

  Lambton OPP say about $3,600 in construction equipment, including a gas powered generator and a steel cut saw, were stolen sometime between 4 p.m. on Sept. 14 and 7 a.m. on Sept. 17 from a construction site on St. Clair Parkway south of Church Street. Entry was gained by cutting a lock that secured [...]

County Library system embarks on unique photo contest for teens

  Along with "putting your nose in a book," Lambton County Library is encouraging teens to put their face next to one with "Book Face," a photo competition for teens.  "Book Face" is where two faces meet as one…the face on a book and the face of a real person to give the illusion of [...]

County seeking public input on sustainability plan

Residents are being asked to provide their input on a new community sustainability plan that could help the County of Lambton land capital funding for brownfield, energy, transportation, waste, and water projects. The Integrated Community Sustainability Plan was approved, in principle, by Lambton County Council at its September 5, 2012 meeting.  Comments on the document [...]

VON to celebrate 14th Annual Memorial Garden Service

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The Victorian Order of Nurses of Sarnia-Lambton will celebrate the 14th Annual Memorial Garden Service on Sep. 20 starting at 6:30 p.m. in Centennial Park. 117 names are expected to be added to the Memorial Garden Wall located in the park. The service will be held at The Dow People Place and will be presided [...]

Another mosquito pool confirmed as County continues to issue West Nile warnings

West Nile virus surveillance, conducted by the County of Lambton Community Health Services Department on September 12 at Bright's Grove, has detected another positive mosquito pool, the 12th positive test for the West Nile virus this year in Lambton. The current 2012 West Nile virus surveillance numbers for Lambton County include: 12 positive mosquito pools [...]

Bluewater Health begins strategic planning process

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  Bluewater Health says it is beginning a new strategic planning cycle for Bluewater Health intended to guide the organization’s efforts through to 2015. The strategic planning process will continue through March 2013, said CEO Sue Denomy. "The process will include review of the progress, opportunities and challenges at Bluewater Health, as well as the [...]