News

LCCVI teachers join one-day province wide walk out

LCCVI teachers have joined the one-day strike by Ontario’s public high school teachers. They’re walking the picket line this morning in shifts to back contract demands. The Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation says they’re worried about the changes the Ford government is making in the classroom, including making students take e-learning courses and increasing class… Read more »

Tentative deal in CN Strike

There is a tentative deal that could end the CN Rail Strike. Teamsters Canada has reached a tentative agreement to renew the collective agreement for over 3,000 conductors,  and yard workers. The union said normal operations at CN will resume Wednesday at 6 a.m. local time across Canada. The strike had affected commerce across the… Read more »

New program to spark interest in tourism

A new grant program is hoping to spark more interest in tourism in Lambton. The “Spark” Mentorships & Grants Program will match selected applicants from the region with a tourism mentor and provide a $3,000 grant to help take their new tourism idea to the next level of development. Its goal is to find, foster… Read more »