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Dale Kelly’s host rink wins the Imperial Bonspiel

The rink of Dale Kelly, John Dusseault, Les Cservik and Mike Scott of the host club captured the 82nd Imperial Men's Bonspiel at the Sarnia Golf and Curling Club with a championship game victory over Mac Webster's rink from Forest which also included Bob Wark, Brad Wilson and Bob Braun.   Other events winners were [...]

Late season rally propels Thedford into senior hockey playoffs

Thedford won three of its final four regular season games, including a 5-3 over Milverton on Sunday afternoon, to secure a playoff spot in the Western Ontario Senior Hockey League.   The Dirty Dogs finished in seventh place, two points better than both Goderich and Clinton.   Kaylan Balcom, Jordan King and Stephen McLinchey each [...]

Predators winless streak is nearly three months old

Lambton Shores' winless streak has now reached 21 games in the Greater Ontario Hockey League, losing 13-3 on Sunday to the Chatham Maroons.   Mike Rivard led Chatham with three goals and three assists, while former Lambton Jr. Sting Minor Midget Brennan Feasy added five assists for the Maroons who outshot Lambton Shores, 62-19.   [...]

Imperial Bonspiel underway in Sarnia

One of the oldest trophies in Canada is up for grabs this weekend at the Sarnia Golf and Curling Club.   The 82nd annual Imperial Bonspiel began last night and continutes today and much of tomorrow. The finals will be contested Saturday at 3:00 p.m   Teams this year are from London, Woodstock, Thunder Bay, [...]

Arrest made in Thedford Arena theft

Lambton OPP have charged a 22-year-old Kettle Point man after he allegedly stole copper from inside the Thedford arena.   Jonathan Larocque faces six counts, including break and enter, possession of property obtained by crime and failing to obey a court order. He was scheduled to appear in court today via video link.   Police [...]

Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce announces its new executive

The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Comerce announced its new board of directors at its Annual General Meering this week. Debra Taylor, who owns and operates an accounting business in Point Edward, is the new board chair, replacing Katherine Walker. The rest of the executive is listed below:   POSITION NAME COMPANY         [...]

Copper stolen from Thedford Arena construction site, OPP report

Lambton OPP are investigating the theft of approximately $12,500 of installed copper piping and wire from inside the new Thedford Arena, now under construction. The theft, police say, took place on two separate occasions; one between 5 p.m. on Thursday, jan. 13 and 7 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, the other between 9:30 a.m. [...]

Squires ground Jets last night in Petrolia

The Petrolia Squires opened up a 4-0 lead then had to ice the game with an empty net goal with 24 seconds remaining for a 5-3 win over Lucan-Ilderton on Friday night at the Greenwood Recreation Centre in Petrolia.   Breydan Belan scored twice for the Squires, with singles going to Jeremiah Goodacre, Jason Polera [...]

Community Health department issues Cold Weather Alert

With the temperature expected to dip to minus 15 tonight and cold conditions persisting through the weekend, Lambton’s Medical Officer of Health has issued a Cold Weather Alert for Sarnia-Lambton.   “Residents should take precautions during a Cold Weather Alert by dressing in layers, shielding your head, neck and face from the wind, and limiting time spent outdoors,” [...]

Icy roads cause problems in Lambton

Local tow trucks will be busy this morning removing vehicles from area ditches.   Lambton OPP say as many as 30 vehicles were involved in minor crashes between 6 and 10 p.m. last night when a light drizzle began to freeze forming a thin layer of ice on roads.   The majority of the mishaps [...]