Posts Tagged ‘sarnia news’

Sarnia Police looking for help in identifying suspect in computer theft case

computer theft suspect

Sarnia Police say they are seeking a man who is alleged to have stolen a computer from a business in the 1300 block of Exmouth Street on Tuesday (Jan. 15). The man (pictured from security footage released by Sarnia Police) is described as being 25-30 years of age, 5’ 8” to 5’ 10” tall, slim build, [...]

Lambton College First Generation Centre ready to help students who need it

Meagan Wilson

  Meagan Wilson is a bit of a trailblazer. She is the first person in her family to attend college. She also happens to be the only female among the second-year Power Engineering Technology Chemical (PETC) class at Lambton College. It’s a challenging course for the strongest of students. It takes drive and determination, Wilson [...]

Sarnia Police say 40-year-old son violated court order to stay away from mother

  Sarnia Police say they have arrested and charged a 40-year-old Sarnia man who was under a court order not to communicate with his 62-year-old mother. The man is said to have assaulted his mother at her home before fleeing the scene in an incident that allegedly occurred on Jan. 13 at about 4 p.m. [...]

Lambton Alerts founder eyes a future in emergency telecommunications


Steven Glowa is already taking giant steps toward fulfilling one of his career choices: 911 operator. The kicker? Glowa is still in high school, taking the "victory lap" that began with the realization that there were still two courses he wanted to take—society and history. Oh yeah, he and a small team of once and [...]

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

missing nicoloe

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 [...]