About 32 residents of Fiddick’s Nursing Home had to be moved from their rooms to another wing in the home after a small electrical fire. Petrolia/North Enniskillen Fire Chief Jay Arns says an alarm on the electrical panel tripped before 5 pm today. Staff at the home moved residents away from the electrical room area,… Read more »
There will soon be a hole in Alvinston’s downtown. Brooke-Alvinston officials have been working with building inspectors from Lambton County on property standards issues at 3241 River St, next to the Alvinston Legion. And officials have told neighbours the building is about to be torn down. Brooke-Alvinston Clerk-Administrator Janet Denkers says there have been problems… Read more »
FROM THE TOWN OF PETROLIA As work continues on the water main repair on Greenfield Street, Victoria Hall remains without water. The break occurred Thursday around 5 pm and town crews have been working to repair the problem today. Town hall has been closed but officials were hopeful the evening performances of Black Gold would… Read more »
The second season is over for the Petrolia Midget Reps. They lost the first round series to the Wallaceburg Lakers 3-0 after a 5-1 loss Wednesday night at home. The Lakers previously bested the Reps 4-1 Sunday and 3-1 Friday. Previously the Oilers topped the Lakers in both the regional and international Silver Stick tournaments.