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Second suspect in Petrolia robbery arrested

Lambton OPP say a second man suspected in a convenience store robbery in Petrolia has been arrested. On May 14, around 11:40 pm, a man walked into the Circle K in Petrolia and robbed the store. Two days later, a Wellington St. store in Sarnia was robbed. Police arrested John Dobbie, 46, of Sarnia and… Read more »

One in custody another sought for Petrolia robbery

  Lambton OPP and Sarnia police believe two men may be involved in two armed robberies, including the heist at a Petrolia variety store. On May 14, around 11:40 pm, a man walked into the Circle K in Petrolia and robbed the store. Two days later, a Wellington St. store in Sarnia was robbed. Police… Read more »

Warwick rushing to replace collapsed culvert bridge

Warwick Township is trying to speed up the design of a culvert bridge after the original bridge collapsed. Administrator Amanda Gubbels says the culvert bridge on First School Road between Confederation Line and Zion Line collapsed last week. The municipality knew it needed to be replaced. Last year there had been a couple of washouts… Read more »

Petrolia in Bloom “Bee a Pollinator” program launched

Flowers should be springing up all over Petrolia this year. It’s an effort to help pollinators thrive. The Bee a Pollinator program will encourage residents to plant flowers which will be food for the monarch butterflies and honey bees. Bees need wildflower pollen and nectar to stay healthy so planting wildflowers is an easy way… Read more »