Archive for the ‘Warwick’ Category

Weather continues to wreak havoc with travelers

Provincial Police in Lambton have now set up two more warming centres for those caught in the ongoing winter storm to stay warm and use washroom facilities. In addition to the earlier announcements of centre at Shores Recreation Centre on Amtelecom Parkway in Forest and the Community Hall and Fire Department on Egremont Road in [...]

Lambton OPP now have four warming centres available to winter-weary travelers

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Provincial Police in Lambton have now set up two more warming centres for those caught in the ongoing winter storm to stay warm and use washroom facilities.   In addition to the earlier announcements of centre at Shores Recreation Centre on Amtelecom Parkway in Forest and the Community Hall and Fire Department on Egremont Road in Warwick Village, [...]

Update: Highway 402 closed. Police advise everyone to stay home!

Highway 402 Closed  Stay home! That's the simple, straightforward message from area police as the region continues to be in the grasp of a winter storm. Highway 402 from the border to east of the Lambton County line has now been closed in both directions. Lambton OPP Constable John Reurink says driving conditions are 'ridiculous' [...]

You can stop dreaming about a white Christmas; it’s already here

The calendar indicates winter does not arrive until next week, but one would never know by looking outside. Snow and blowing snow has buffeted our coverage area since Sunday morning and a snowsquall warning remains in effect. A gusty northwest wind up to 80 km./hr. will blow the snow around making driving virtually impossible. All schools [...]

So, you think you can write? LambtonShield.com may be the spot . . .

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Less than a month since the Website went "live," LambtonShield.com is getting ready to increase its stable of writers–especially people who want to advance the vision of the local news Website. "When the idea behind LambtonShield.com was first conceived, it was about advancing the opportunity to contribute to the fabric of the community we serve,' [...]

Warwick woman faces over legal limit charge after being stopped for speeding

A 25-year-old Warwick woman who was stopped for speeding is now facing a court appearance after OPP say she failed a roadside test for alcohol consumption. Sara Pau will appear in Sarnia court to answer to a charge of being over the legal limit. The incident is alleged to have occurred around 10:45 p.m. on [...]