Archive for the ‘Lambton County’ Category
Beginning December 1, 2011, pre-scheduled appointments will no longer be required for general x-rays at Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital (CEEH) of Bluewater Health. “Area residents with a requisition from their primary care provider for a general x-ray, can choose to walk-in at CEEH of Bluewater Health without a scheduled appointment,” said Dr. Rishi Duggal, Medical [...]
As Canadians prepare to celebrate this holiday season, many patients will be fighting to celebrate life itself. according to Canadian Blood Services. A blood drive today (Monday, Nov. 28) still has a number of appointment spots open. New donors and walk-ins are also welcome at the Petrolia New Life Assembly Church between 12:30 p.m. and [...]
Lambton County OPP encourage motorists needing up-to-date road information to call 511 from either a landline or cell phone. The automated bilingual service provides travellers with road information, including construction zones and closures on highways maintained by the province. Be prepared and be safe when travelling this winter.
Lambton OPP say three ladders were stolen from a parked vehicle at the corner of Kimball Road and Courtright Line sometime Saturday. The Featherlight brand products included a 36-foot and 24-foot as well as a step ladder. No estimate of the loss is available.
Lambton OPP says it is investigating the theft of a snow fence from the Ipperwash beach area. The theft occurred sometime between 11 p.m. Nov. 25, 2011 and 6 a.m. on Nov. 26. Police say a vehicle would have been required to remove the fencing and are asking any one with information on the theft [...]
Lambton County OPP say its officers held some 13 Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (R.I.D.E.) checkpoints over the weekend, with more than 900 vehicles stopped. No violations were found. The OPP is reminding everyone that impaired driving continues to be the leading cause of criminal death in Canada.
A 43-year-old St. Clair Township man discovered that failing to provide a breath sample at a an OPP R.I.D.E. (Reduc Impaired Driving Everywhere) stop is in itself an offence. The checkpoint was held early Friday morning on Plank Road at Brigden. When police stopped a Dodge pickup truck, a conversation with the driver led to [...]
By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton With the chili lunches, BBQs and a variety of other fundraising lunches coming to an end, the United Way finds itself with just under $500,000 yet to raise to reach the $1.85 million goal. We have reached 73.5% of our goal and thanks to about 5,000 [...]
Lambton OPP is joining in a province-wide effort to reduce the problem of impaired driving, unfortunately something that only worsens during the holidays. The OPP is conducting its annual Festive R.I.D.E. (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) campaign from November 25, 2011 to January 1, 2012 and is reminding motorists that province-wide R.I.D.E. stops will be highly-visible [...]
Lambton OPP say a traffic stop on Wednesday (Nov. 23, 2011) resulted in two of the vehicle's occupants being charged with theft of a quantity of copper wire. Two males from Enniskillen Township, an 18-year-old and a 20-year-old, are charged with theft and will appear in a Sarnia court on Jan. 16, 2012 to answer to [...]