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Cody Schmidt broke a 2-2 tie just over four minutes remaining, lifting the Mooretown Flags to a 4-2 win over Kingsville on Sunday in Great Lakes Jr "C" Hockey League action. The road win by the Flags completed a perfect weekend for the downriver crew as they had edged Alvinston, 5-4 on Saturday and beaten [...]
After defeating the London Nationals 7-0 Saturday night, the Lambton Shores Predators made it two in a row in Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League action, beating the Chatham Maroons 4-3 at Memorial Arena in Chatham Sunday evening. "We came out slow in the first period," said former Wallaceburg Lakers head coach Mark Davis of his [...]
Last Thursday night the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds came into the RBC Centre and stung Sarnia with a 5 – 2 victory. The Sting returned the favour tonight in front of 4.198 fans in Sault Ste. Marie with a dominating 5 – 1 victory. The Greyhounds, Colin Miller opened the scoring on the power-play (too [...]
Nathan Mater's goal at 1:28 of overtime propelled the Sarnia Legionnaires to a 3-2 win in LaSalle on Wednesday night. Sarnia has now won nine games in a row. Watch this space on Thursday morning for a full game report from Dan McCaffery.
Nail Yakupov scored twice and Charlie Sarault added three assists to lead the Sting to a 5-1 victory over the Greyhounds in Sault St.Marie on Wednesday night. Watch this space on Thursday morning for a full game report from Dave Borody.
Enniskillen Township Council has decided that the electorate in the small rural municipality will go the polls to fill a vacancy on council. A date for the byelection has not been finalized, although it's likely to be held in January 2012. The vacancy was created when Mayor Jim Burns resigned to become the Chief Administrative [...]
A Brooke-Alvinston man remains in critical condition in London hospital as a result of a collision between his vehicle and grain wagon on Oil Springs Line, southeast of Inwood, late Monday evening. Lambton OPP have identified the injured man as 78-year-old Nikolaus Ehrenreich The investigation into the cause of the crash is continuing. Drivers are [...]
Sarnia-Lambton MPP Bob Bailey has accepted some new responsibilities at Queen's Park. He has been named the Official Opposition Critic for Correctional Services and Deputy Whip for the upcoming session of the Ontario Parliament; which is expected to resume in mid-November. As Critic of Correctional Services, Bailey has been charged with reviewing the province’s jails and is also responsible [...]
A Sarnian has added a gold medal from the Pan Am Games in Mexico to his baseball collection. Nick Bucci, a 21-year-old righthander was part of Team Canada that beat Team USA, 2-1 in the championship game today. Bucci, a St.Pat's gradudate, is a farmhand of the Milwaukee Brewers after being selected in the 18th [...]
Two members of the Sarnia Sting have been named to Team OHL that will take on Team Russia in the Subway Super Series next month. Brett Ritchie and Nathan Chiarlitti will both suit up for the game in Ottawa on November 10 and Ritchie will also play in the game in Sault St. Marie on [...]