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Armstrong suggests Inwood fire hall not needed

Brooke-Alvinston Councillor Jamie Armstrong says the municipality may not need an Inwood fire station. He made the comments during a Feb. 12 budget meeting but was not available for comment Tuesday. According to the minutes, the councillor expressed concern about the possible tax increase and suggested “the removal of the fire service from Inwood.” All… Read more »

Four arrested in Petrolia drug raid

Two men from Petrolia and two women from Sarnia face drug charges after a raid on Maude Street. Lambton OPP say the Community Street Crimes Unit from Lambton, Elgin and Middlesex as well as the West Region Intelligence, Canine Unit and the Emergency Response Team executed a search warrant on Maude St.. Police seized over… Read more »

Wyoming residents want answers on dismissals at fire hall

About 40 people carrying signs protested the dismissal of three senior members of the Wyoming fire department Friday afternoon. Three firefighters were dismissed Tuesday after two investigations by a human resources firm. Chief Steve Clemens would not say why the three senior department members were let go saying it was a personnel matter. One day… Read more »

Four Wyoming firefighter resign and retire in wake of firings

Four members of the Wyoming Fire Department have handed in their resignations and retirements. Multiple sources say the resignations were prompted by the dismissal of three senior firefighters Tuesday night. The district chief, lieutenant and a 26 year-veteran firefighter were dismissed by Plympton-Wyoming Chief Steve Clemens. In an interview yesterday, Clemens said a private human… Read more »