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Liability concerns, uncertain ridership sink Petrolia to Sarnia bus

There won’t be a bus service from Petrolia to Sarnia after all. The town was investigating setting up bus to Sarnia for Petrolia and other central Lambton communities, mostly for classes at Lambton College. The service would also have been available others in the community without transportation who had appointments in Sarnia. Mayor John McCharles… Read more »

Coyote kills costly in Oil Springs

Coyotes have been feasting on a local sheep farmer’s flock and it is costing the Village of Oil Springs a lot of money. Since May, 23 sheep have been killed by coyotes on Charles Fairbank’s land inside the village limits. It’s the first time in a decade there has been a problem he says. “We’ve… Read more »

Major construction on Princess St. to start this week

A school bus driver touches the brakes as she hits a bump on the soon to be reconstructed Princess St.   A major road project on Princess Street will start this week likely causing some headaches for homeowners in the area. Joe Adams, director of operations for Petrolia, says Princess between Nelson and Dufferin Streets… Read more »