One man in hospital after Petrolia stabbing

One man is in London hospital with stab wounds after a late night fight in Petrolia. Lambton OPP are releasing little information about the Sunday night incident at an apartment at 4168 Robert Street. Derek Rogers, media relations officer for the OPP in the West Region confirmed “There was an assault on a male at… Read more »

Plympton-Wyoming farmer plants sunflowers to honour Max

The six rolling acres of sunflowers in front of Brian Schoonjans’ Douglas Line home remind him of Max Rombouts. Max was two and the son of one of his seed customers, Kevin and Jamie Rombouts. Just days after he was born, doctors found out the little boy had leukemia. There was treatment for more than… Read more »

LaSalle Agri pleads guilty in biosolids bylaw case

A Lambton County company has plead guilty to operating a commercial operation on agricultural zoned land in Sarnia Court. Warwick Township laid the charge against LaSalle Agri after a pile of biosolids it was storing at the corner of Nauvoo Road and Highway 402 grew beyond what the municipality expected. Since January – after the… Read more »

First Dawn-Euphemia mayor, Bill Bilton, passes away

Just a month after he officially retired from politics, Bill Bilton has died. Bilton, who was the first mayor of Dawn-Euphemia and Warden of Lambton County, had served in local politics for over 35 years. Bilton was first elected in Nov. 1982 as a councillor in Euphemia Township. He was the deputy reeve and then… Read more »