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OPP investigating two area thefts involving ATV and trailer

  Lambton OPP say they are investigating two thefts of property in recent days, one involving an ATV from a Wyoming business, the other a trailer used to transport the head of a combine from a field near Highway 40 and Hill Street in Corunna. The ATV theft occurred sometime between 3 p.m. Nov. 3 […]

Fire on Army Camp road likely caused by unattended candle

  Lambton OPP say the likely cause of a fire that officials are deeming "not suspicious" on Army Camp Road in Lambton Shores was an unattended candle left in a bathroom. The incident, which occurred around 5:15 a.m. on Oct. 31, was covered by Northville Volunteer Fire Department, Thedford Volunteer Fire Department and the OPP. […]

OPP releases identity of man killed in Saturday’s crash on Churchill Line

  The driver who died in Saturday's crash on Churchill Line at Gypsie Flats Road on Saturday (Oct. 27) has been identified as 33-year-old Jarod Brand of Enniskillen Township. Lambton OPP are continuing to investigate the crash, which happened around 1:45 p.m. Police, along with the Wyoming Volunteer Fire Department and Lambton County EMS were […]

OPP investigating fatal one-vehicle crash in Brooke-Alvinston

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  Lambton OPP are investigating a single-vehicle crash that resulted in a 47-year-old woman from Petrolia, the only occupant of the vehicle involved, being pronounced dead at the scene. Police said the crash occurred around 5:45 a.m. when the vehicle, eastbound on Petrolia Line between Forest Road and Inwood Road, left the roadway and colided […]

Motor boat stolen from Stag Island

  Lambton OPP say a tan-coloured aluminum 16-foot Starcraft motor boat has been stolen from Stag Island. The theft occurred sometime between 10 p.m. on Oct. 22 and 10 a.m. on Oct. 23, say police. There is no estimate on the loss.

TV stolen in Dawn-Euphemia township

Lambton OPP say a 42-inch Panasonic flat screen TV worth $900 was taken from a residence in the 4000 block of Edys Mills Line in Dawn-Euphemia Township on Tuesday (Oct. 23). The theft occurred some time between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. , with entry being made by damaging a door.

New food bank in Watford getting ready to open its doors

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  The Watford Inter Church Council is inviting visitors to a Thanksgiving Trick or Treat as a way of raising awareness for its new food bank. The event, scheduled for this Saturday (Oct. 6) at 10 a.m. will be held at the Watford United church. Children are especially welcome to arrive in costume; they will […]

Watford donut shop ransacked over weekend

Lambton OPP say thieves broke into the "Good Morning Doughtnuts and Deli" shop in Watford some time over the weekend, gaining entry by forcing a locked exterior door. The business was ransacked as thieves looked for items of significance. Stolen was a Shriner coin donation box with an undisclosed amount of currency. The investigation is continuing.

Vehicle left unattended is relieved of gift cards

  Sometime over the weekend, a vehicle left unattended at a St Clair Parkway parking lot north of Corunna was entered. Stolen was $200 in gift cards. Three were described as $50 Visa gift cards, and two $25 American Express cards. There are no suspects, say Lambton OPP. Vehicle owners are reminded to always lock […]

Michigan woman arrested at Blue Water Bridge after refusal to provide breath sample

A 50 year old Lexington, Michigan woman remains in police custody facing a bail hearing on a charge of Failing to Provide Breath Sample after being arrested at the Blue Water Bridge. Point Edward OPP say a woman entering Canada at the Blue Water Bridge inadvertently drove into the secondary inspection area. At that point, […]