Posts Tagged ‘St. Clair Township’

Man charged with failure to provide breath sample at R.I.D.E. stop

A 43-year-old St. Clair Township man discovered that failing to provide a breath sample at a an OPP R.I.D.E. (Reduc Impaired Driving Everywhere) stop is in itself an offence. The checkpoint was held early Friday morning on Plank Road at Brigden. When police stopped a Dodge pickup truck, a conversation with the driver led to […]

OPP report two break and enter incidents

Lambton OPP say two break and enter incidents were reported in the last few days. On Thursday, Nov. 17, an entry into a garage and shed in the 4000 block of Churchill Line in Enniskillen Township resulted in the theft of a Honda water pump, three Stihl chainsaws, a Skil saw and a can of […]

OPP lay drunk driving charges

  Lambton OPP say two drivers face charges of drunk driving in separate incidents in recent days, one on Lyndoch Street in the area of Hill Street in Corunna, the other on St. Clair Parkway in the area of Emily Street in St. Clair Township. In the first incident, which occurred Thursday evening, a 50-year-old St Clair […]

Updated: St. Clair Township offers subsidized FM alert system to residents, covering both sides of the border. Fire Chief to discuss system on TVCOGECO tonight (Wed., Oct. 26) at 7 pm

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A radio system the Township of St. Clair is offering local residents should help with the effective notification of incidents, including weather and industrial mishaps, that might otherwise slip through as they have in the past, according to municipal officials. Mayor Steve Arnold, who also serves as Lambton County's warden, said he's hopeful that the […]

Witness to theft helps OPP make arrest, recover stolen bike

Lambton OPP say a witness to the theft of a bicycle worth more than $1,000 was of assistance in the recovery of the bike and the arrest of a 19-year-old man from Wallaceburg. Police allege that the theft of the Mongoose mountain bike occurred from the front lawn of a residence in the 300 block […]

OPP looking for witnesses to alleged impaired driving incident

  Lambton OPP are looking for anyone who may have witnessed a situation in which a driver of a Chevrolet pickup truck seen to be driving erratically on Highway 40 in the area of LaSalle Line was subsequently charged. The incident occurred on Oct. 12 at around 10:30 p.m., according to a media release. OPP […]

UPDATED: Man killed in lawn mower accident identified

Lambton OPP say a man who suffered injuries after a riding lawn mower he was using went over the St. Clair River embankment in St. Clair Township and later died has been identified as 56-year-old Dennis Kelly of Petrolia. While the investigation is continuing, a post mortem examination is expected to take place later today […]

Brigden Fair time brings out everything we love about the season—especially the colours

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It's Brigden Fall Fair Time and Scotiabank's branch in the village took first place for its "Best Dressed Yard" in the annual Town and Country competition The official fair begins today and our photo editors Janet and Darren Metcalfe will be there capturing even more sights for LambtonShield.com fans to see. But don't take our […]

OPP lay drinking/driving charges after vehicle goes into ditch

Lambton OPP say they have charged a 43-year-old Walpole Island man with Impaired Driving and Being Over the Legal Limit after pollice responded to a call of a vehicle in the ditch on St. Clair Parkway in Corunna on Friday, Sept. 30. The driver was not injured in the incident, which occurred around 11:30 a.m., […]

OPP investigating theft of welding cables

Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating the theft of welding cables from a business in the 2000 block of Brigden Road in St. Clair Township.  It occurred sometime overnight on September 26, 2011