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Funeral for young girl killed in car accident is this Friday


The funeral for Jillian Marie Keck, the 10-year-old student at Cathcart Public School who died after being hit by a vehicle on Murphy Road at Cathcart on Monday, is scheduled for Friday (Jan. 11). Visitation is to be held Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m . and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at D.J. Robb [...]

Cars damaged by BB or pellet gun fire

  Four Sarnia residents say their vehicles were hit while driving eastbound on Wellington Street near the Howard Watson Trail in two separate incidents Monday, one occurring just before 2 p.m.; the other just before 5 p.m. While no one was injured, vehicle windows were shattered and doors damaged. Police are asking anyone with information [...]

Paquette, Noelle, (Jan. 1, 2013)

  Born on December 11, 1985, and was tragically taken from this world on January 1, 2013, at the age of 27. Noelle is the loving daughter of Roger and Lynn Paquette; sister of Jocelyne Paquette (Paul Dow), Shauna Southcott (Jeff), Nicole Knowles (Andrew), and Joseph Paquette; and granddaughter of Laura Paquette and Donna Kongus, [...]

Noelle Paquette funeral scheduled for this coming Tuesday

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A funeral service for Noelle Paquette, the 27-year-old Sarnia resident who was found murdered last week after having gone missing Jan. 1, will be held this coming Tuesday, Jan. 8 at 11 a.m. Both the service and visitation, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., will be at St. Michael's [...]

Local holiday R.I.D.E. programs said to be highly successful in spite of jump in drivers caught drinking

  Lambton OPP wrapped up its 2012 Festive R.I.D.E. (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) initiative on January 2, 2013 with an increase in the number of drivers caught drinking while behind the wheel. Police say there were 12 drivers who at least temporarily lost their privilege to drive a motor vehicle, up from just 8 a [...]

Man wanted since November after domestic related incident arrested

Sarnia Police Service say a 30-year-old Sarnia man, Bryan Joseph Helwig, was arrested today (Friday, Jan. 4), just after 11 a.m. Helwig, who was arrested in Sarnia, was wanted on outstanding warrants for Mischief and Assault charges stemming from a serious domestic related incident from early November of 2012.  He was transported to Sarnia Police [...]

UPDATED: Bridge will be closed both ways from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday

Sarnia Police Service has confirmed that the Blue Water Bridge WILL be closed between noon and 1 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 5). In a separate advisory, Stan Korosec, the Blue Water Bridge Canada's vice president of operations, said the "Idle No More" demonstration is the reason for any delays (and now, as confirmed, closure). Heavy traffic [...]

Man and woman face first-degree murder charges in death of Noelle Paquette

  Lambton OPP say two individuals, 31-year-old Tanya Bogdanovich and 19-year-old Michael MacGregor, both from Sarnia, face charges of first-degree murder in connection with the death of 27-year-old Noelle Paquette, whose body was found Wednesday morning (Jan. 2). The body of Paquette, who was last seen walking south on Christina St. in Sarnia in the [...]

Sarnia Police issue weekend report

  Sarnia Police responded to 132 calls for service this past weekend.  The calls include: 3   Assaults complaints 9   Disturb the Peace complaints 12 Domestic/Family Disputes 6   Liquor Licence Act issues 9   Motor Vehicle collision complaints 7   Noise complaints 5   Shoplifters 9   Unwanted Person complaints

Sarnia Police say cyclist hit by vehicle was not equipped with light

  Sarnia Police say the lack of a bicycle light contributed to a 27-year-old cyclist from Sarnia being hit by a vehicle Sunday night (Dec. 23) around 8:15. The incident, which occurred on Indian Road South near Hickory Drive, involved a vehicle being driven by an 80-year-old Sarnia man. The cyclist was taken to hospital [...]