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More layoffs coming at Waterville

Petrolia’s largest employer has laid off about five per cent of its staff and company officials say there may be more to come. In the last month, 32 people have been issued layoff notices from the auto parts plant. In a news release, Waterville Human Resources Manager Tatiana Pasqual says work from Corolla is winding… Read more »

Petrolia teen aims to raise $2.2 million for multi-use tennis facility

Matt Mueller is moving his dream to Petrolia. The 16 year-old tennis phenom has been working for the last three years with the City of Sarnia to build an all-season multi-sport complex complete with three tennis courts. But Mueller says the project is stalled because a location can’t be found. So he’s moving his $2.2… Read more »

Layoffs at Waterville in Petrolia

Petrolia’s largest employer has laid off about five per cent of its staff. In the last month, 31 people have been issued layoff notices from the auto parts plant. The UAW represents about 500 people at Waterville and confirms the layoffs. One official says the downturn in the auto sales market – not the decision… Read more »

Family flees fire

A Plympton-Wyoming family enjoying an afternoon in front of the fireplace had to flee their home. Plympton-Wyoming Fire Chief Steve Clemens says around 4:30 pm Monday the young family was enjoying time together in front of the fire when they notice flames around the chimney. Clemens says they got out of the house, called 9-1-1… Read more »