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Lambton County fire burn being evaluated after rain


Lambton County fire chiefs are evaluating whether a county-wide fire ban can be lifted after a night of rain in parts of Central Lambton. St. Clair Fire Chief Walt Anderson, who is the Lambton County Fire Coordinator, says departments across the region decided to follow Dawn-Euphemia’s lead and place a ban on all large fires… Read more »

Heat alert issued until Thursday


  With the prediction of hot and humid weather continuing tonight and through tomorrow, Environment and Climate Change Canada is issuing a Heat Warning for Lambton County. In high temperatures and humidity, your body may not be able to cool properly which can lead to heat exhaustion or even heat stroke. The warning will remain… Read more »

Get a ride to Petrolia’s fireworks


Getting to and from Greenwood Park for the fireworks on Canada Day can be easy. Hull Bus Lines Ltd. of Petrolia, in partnership with the Petrolia Community Services Advisory Committee will offer a free shuttle to and from the annual fireworks show. The shuttle service begins at 7:00 p.m. and continue until 9:45 p.m. to deliver riders… Read more »

Alvinston rolling out the fun for Canada Day

The Strathroy Barbershop Chorus shared songs during the Brooke-Alvinston Ecumenical Worship Service Sunday - the first event in the community's Canada Day celebrations.

Jeanette Douglas says you can spend the whole week in Brooke-Alvinston if you want to celebrate Canada’s 149th birthday. The Brooke-Alvinston councillor is one of the people on the community’s Canada Day Committee. She told a crowd at Sunday’s Ecumenical Service there was lots to do to celebrate the nations birthday. Sports plays a big… Read more »