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Why not try snowshoeing?

Want a new way to get some fresh air? “Lambton Public Health has 11 sets of snowshoes available for Lambton County residents to use for free,” said Nadia Butchey, Health Promoter with Lambton Public Health in a news release. “The lending program gives residents the opportunity to beat the winter blues and be active on… Read more »

Snowy family fun planned this weekend

Nicole Connors is ready for Family Day. The Petrolia woman is one of the people participating in the town’s snow sculpture contest featuring cartoons. It’s just one of the events for Family Day. Laurissa Ellsworth, director of marketing for the town, says families can use props, paint and their imaginations to come up with a… Read more »

Excellent turnout at Farm Safety Meeting

  by Mason Vye At the Lambton Farm Safety Association’s annual general meeting and banquet, guest speaker OPP Sgt. Tim Ives provided a comprehensive overview of the requirements for driving farm vehicles on public roads. During his talk, he answered many questions from those attending the event. Sandy Miller of Workplace Safety & Prevention Services… Read more »

Lambton honour three OPP officers killed on the job

Three police officers who lost their lives while on duty will be honoured by Lambton County. Councilors have agreed to name three bridges named after the officers. OPP Const. William Rodgers was killed February 25, 1970 in a blinding snowstorm. He’d been at the scene of an accident on what is now Egermont Road. He… Read more »