Archive for the ‘Lambton Shores’ Category

South beach at Grand Bend posted as unsafe due to high bacteria levels

The initial area beach update by Lambton's Medical Officer of Health for the season has posted the south beach at Grand Bend as being unsafe for swimming due to recent high level of E.coli bacteria. While no sampling occurs along the St. Clair River, a caution sign advising high bacteria levels following heavy rainfall has [...]

A bevy of local teams competing in OFSAA soccer finals

Northern has won its first two games at the girls “AAA” soccer provincial tournament in Hamilton. The lady Vikings blanked Scarborough-Cardinal Newman, 3-nil and then beat Hamilton-St. Mary, 4-1. Northern will play schools from London and Kingston on Friday. Meantime, at the “AA” affair in Windsor, St. Christopher tied Bishop Strachan, 0-0 and beat Beaver [...]

Stephen Lewis speaking in Grand Bend in late June

One of Canada's most influential speakers will bring his message to our region later this month. The Rotary Club of Grand Bend presents Stephen Lewis at the Huron County Playhouse on Friday, June 24 at 7:30 pm. All seats are $50 and can be reserved by calling the playhouse box office at 519-238-6000 or toll [...]

Grand Bend resident newest LHIN board member

Grand Bend's Michael Hoare is the newest member of the Erie St. Clair LHIN Board of Directors.  Hoare has led a diverse career in health and human services within the military, post-secondary education, human resources,consulting and has been employed as a professor; counsellor; clinical coordinator, retiring as the Dean,  Health Sciences and Human Services at Fanshawe College in London. [...]

LSSAA scores for Tuesday, May 17, 2011

SENIOR BOYS RUGBY Playoff Final St. Clair – 17 Stat line: Denver Spearman T 2 CON PG Jimmy Troung T Game went to overtime. Northern – 10 BOYS BASEBALL Regular Season St. Chris – 11 SCITS – 2 Regular Season LCCVI – 11 Stat line: McLean, Helps and Stevenson combined for a one-hitter and 9 [...]

Body found in Ausable River identified

Lambton OPP say that the body recovered from the Ausable River on Friday afternoon is that of 64-year-old, Robert Graham, of Ipperwash. A post mortem examination conducted Saturday at London Health Sciences – University Campus indicated the cause of death is consistent with drowning and his death is being treated as non-suspicious at this time. [...]

UPDATED: Police release name of deceased Thedford victim

Lambton OPP say they have identified the drowning victim found 2:30 Friday afernoon. The man has been identified as 64-year-old Robert Graham of Ipperwash. As previously reported, Police had discovered the body in the Ausable River in the area of Lazy Lane, northwest of Thedford in Lambton Shores.

Body found in Ausable River near Thedford

Lambton OPP says it is in the preliminary stages of its investigation after a male body was found in the Ausable River in the area of Lazy Lane, northwest of Thedford in Lambton Shores at about 2:30 on Friday afternoon. A post mortem is expected to take place in the next few days at London [...]

UPDATE: OPP arrest wanted man without incident

Lambton OPP reports that 49-year-old Marcel John Brossard was arrested without incident on May 12, 2011 just before 2 p.m.  He will appear in a Sarnia court at a later date to speak numerous charges previously reported, including Criminal Harassment, Break and Enter to a Dwelling and Being Unlawfully in a Dwelling. The charges stem [...]

LSSAA scores from Wednesday, May 11, 2011

BOYS BASEBALL Regular Season LCCVI – 9 Stat line: Winning Pitcher: Alex McClain. 2 RBI's each for Jace Dupuis and Travis Helps St. Clair – 4 Regular Season SCITS – 14 Stat line: WP-Jake Dolbear-8K's,Logan Mortley-Wood-3 hits,Jake Romphf and Jake Dolbear -2 hits each. NLSS – 0 Go to for league standings and schedules for upcoming [...]