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Lambton teens face racing charges

Two teens are facing racing charges after Lambton OPP stopped them going 50 kilometres over posted speeds. On Feb. 10, police stopped a car going over 140 km/hour on Courtright Line near Nauvoo Road in Brooke-Alvinston. The 17 year-old girl’s licence and vehicle were seized. The same day, police stopped a car going over 150… Read more »

Family and Petrolia pride on display this weekend

The Petrolia flag will be flown high as the town prepares to celebrate Petrolia Family Fun Days. Laurissa Ellsworth, director of communications, arts and marketing with the town, says it is a fusion of Family Day and Petrolia Day celebrations. Petrolia Days had been celebrated in August, however town officials moved the celebration to February… Read more »

Farm equipment shed on Lambton Line destroyed

There has been another fire which has destroyed a farm equipment shed. Dawn-Euphemia and St. Clair firefighters were called to a home on Lambton Line near Mandaumin Road about 5 pm. Dawn-Euphemia Deputy Fire Chief Don Ewing says by the time firefighters arrived it was completely engulfed in flames. Ewing says the homeowner noticed the… Read more »

First Ave residents say trail needed on Tile Yard Rd

  Sean Pachett wants to make sure high school students walking to LCCVI are safe. The Petrolia man is part of a group heading to council Monday asking it to look at ways to provide a walking trail along Tile Yard Road/Glenview Line. There are sidewalks leading from the high school at the top of… Read more »