Petrolia Council holding special meeting Friday in the wake of CAO revelations

395 Fletcher St. - the building owned by Petrolia's CAO which the town is renting for storage

The Independent © Petrolia Town Council has called a special closed door meeting Friday over the lunch hour after revelations the CAO owns a second building being rented by the town for storage. The agenda for the 12:30 pm meeting doesn’t mention Manny Baron or the issues uncovered by The Independent however sources say the …Read More

Cause of deadly Marthaville Road fire undetermined

The cause of the fire which claimed two lives in Dawn-Euphemia will never be known. Cindy Lou Beyea, 54, and Malcom McKinnon, 61, of ...
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Petrolia CAO’s actions ‘serious issue’ which may need police involvement says expert

Heather Wright The Independent © A expert in municipal politics in Ontario says Petrolia councillors need to act sooner rather …Read More

Alvinston artist’s creative play featured

Alvinston artist Liana Russwurm says as a child, she and her siblings were left to create their own fun. That …Read More