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  1. Lacrosse's London Blue Devils appear on rise againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | The London Free Press

    "My goal is to be .500 and make the playoffs," said GM Nev Carson, whose revamped squad begins its regular season Tuesday at Wallaceburg. "Our zone is always very strong.


  2. Chatham flood: Overnight rains didn't arrive, worst is overRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | The London Free Press

    ... downstream of Chatham. The situation is improving along the also-swollen Sydenham River, which flows through the Wallaceburg area of Chatham-Kent. Water levels across the region's wider drainage area are expected to fall through the weekend. The ...


  3. Family says dogs have attacked beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | The London Free Press

    ... and neighbours said the same two dogs viciously attacked a three-year-old boy on Monday. (Tucker Marcolin) A Wallaceburg family is feeling a number of different feelings after hearing that a little boy in their neighbourhood was attacked by two ...


  4. C-K mayor says cost to build 401 median could impact other infrastructure projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | The London Free Press

    ... has other big infrastructure projects it's looking to cost-share with the province, including a bypass around Wallaceburg as well a major bridge project in that community, along with a new 401 interchange at Charing Cross Road. Hope said the barrier ... 1 comment

  5. Ontario watchdog clears Chatham-Kent police officer of wrongdoing in 2016 arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | The London Free Press

    ... are no grounds to lay charges against an officer involved in the arrest Dec. 12, 2016. Police were called to a Wallaceburg home after a man dressed in camouflage clothes was seen lurking around outside just after 8 a.m. A fight broke out while ...


  6. Collapse adds to concerns already felt by citizen group over another wind farm projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | The London Free Press

    ... but said, "No, I'm not. I'm being a realist." The turbine collapse has also alarmed members of the Wallaceburg Area Wind Concerns citizen group, which already has fears about turbines' impact on water wells and noise levels in the Otter Creek wind ...


  7. Wind farm pile work set to start amid water worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The London Free Press

    The Otter Creek wind farm proposed for north of Wallaceburg will begin installing and testing piles at three turbine locations starting next week. The pile testing makes residents in the Wallaceburg area nervous because many people believe pile-driving vibration in other areas in Chatham-Kent during wind turbine construction has led to a large number of water wells becoming black with turbid water and contaminated with heavy metals.


  8. Victims identified in van truck collision in southwestern OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Turtle Island News

    ... 66-year-old Cheryl Riley of Walpole Island First Nation, and her passenger, 20-year-old Tahja Cadotte of Wallaceburg, Ont., died at the scene south of Sarnia, Ont. The driver of the transport truck, a 41-year-old man from Central Huron, Ont., ...


  9. Police have named the pair killed in a crash with a transport truck near SarniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | The London Free Press

    ... a stop sign at Kimball Road. Van driver Cheryl Riley, 66, of Walpole Island and passenger Tahja Cadotte, 20, of Wallaceburg died at the scene. The driver of truck, a 41-year-old Central Huron man, had minor injuries, police said. Choose among a ...


  10. The World Outdoors: Weather hampers area bird countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | The London Free Press

    ... Compiler Steve Charbonneau reported bitterly cold temperatures, sunny skies, and good birds for the 32nd Wallaceburg CBC that was held on Dec. 27. A total of 86 species on the count day was above the historic average. Greater white-fronted geese and ...


  11. Wallaceburg family set to rebuild after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... fire at a warehouse used by a popular family-owned furniture and appliance store. The blaze at 479 King St. in Wallaceburg destroyed the building where Tom and Al's Quality Furnishings keeps much of its products. Firefighters responded to a call to ...


  12. House fire in Chatham, warehouse fire in WallaceburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... & Emergency Services had a busy Saturday morning as crews responded to two fires one in Chatham and another in Wallaceburg. Assistant Chief Chris Case says the investigation into the fire at 115 West Street, that was called in 8:17 a.m., has been ...


  13. The World Outdoors: Christmas Count looms for LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... counts occur after Christmas. The St. Thomas CBC is set for Boxing Day. Steve Charbonneau co-ordinates the Wallaceburg CBC on Dec. 27. The Stratford count happens on Dec. 30. As ever, Bird Studies Canada plays a co-ordinating role across the ...


  14. Lambton-Kent-Middlesex MPP Monte McNaughton calls for halting two local wind farm projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... families affected by damaged wells in the former Chatham Township area has grown to 16, fuelling concerns in the Wallaceburg area where environmental approval may come soon for a similar turbine project to get underway at Otter Creek. A major ...


  15. Canadian Backstroker Madison Broad Signs With Toledo RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... etc.) on SwimmingWorld.com. For more information about Agon, visit their website AgonSwim.com . NEW COMMIT: Wallaceburg, Ontario's Madison Broad has signed to swim for the University of Toledo beginning next fall. Broad swims for Kyle Pinsonneault ...


  16. Group says government interference has given processor unfair advantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... control to the processors. Farmers feel they are being thrown under the bus," said Dobbellar, who farms near Wallaceburg. The growers' alliance was formed in March as a grassroots organization of growers after the Ontario Farm Products Marketing ...


  17. 99-year-old Second World War vet served with First HussarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... leave home again. So, when his employer wanted him to move to Africa for a project, he promptly quit. He went to Wallaceburg where his mother, a well-established and respected nurse, had a small house where she ran a rest home for seniors. Fisher ...


  18. First Nation says governments failing to protect residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... community groups. PC MPP Monte McNaughton, recently wrote to Ballard to say a health study should also include Wallaceburg and Walpole Island, communities near the Chemical Valley. Ballard had visited Aamjiwnaang just days before the media reports ...


  19. Maritime Days is 'last big party of summer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | Times Herald

    ... done it for 35 years, me and my cousin Dave Basney and my cousin Bob Duceatt," Hahn said. Jacob Legroulx, 6, of Wallaceburg, Ontario, slaps hands with his father, Thomas, after completing a heat in the International Kinetic Energy Racing at Maritime ...


  20. Kathleen Wynne met by demonstrators when arriving in ChathamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... will result in the grower community, and that will simply not work in a negotiating board context," Epp said. Wallaceburg grower Francis Dobbelaar said, "we got her to maybe have a look at the file again, and based on the evidence that's there, we ...