Alvinston Rodeo postponed until August

The Alvinston Pro Rodeo is being postponed. In a Facebook post Saturday, the head of the organizing committee said the event would be held Aug. 28 to 30 instead of Father’s Day weekend as planned because of concerns about the novel coronavirus. “With the help of Rawhide Rodeo Company, the Alvinston Pro Rodeo has established… Read more »

Waterville workers off the job for another week

TG Waterville workers in Petrolia will be off the job for another week. March 20, the auto parts maker said the company’s customers decided to cease their operations to be part of the effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 so the company joined them. Waterville employees were to be off work until March 30…. Read more »

Province releases details of order to keep public gatherings to five

Starting Sunday, you won’t be able to have gatherings with more than five people. The provincial government issued a new emergency order to prohibit organized public events and social gatherings of more than five people. It replaces another order which limited gatherings to 50. The order doesn’t apply families with five people or more. It… Read more »