Internet Agar’s top priority in St. Clair

Jeff Agar thinks St. Clair Township needs a change in leadership and he hoping voters will see him as the best choice for a new mayor. He’s currently wrapping up his third term as a Ward 1 council. “It was always my plan,” he explains, adding he’s served on a multitude of committees and knows… Read more »

Inwood firefighter resign spelling end to department

Sixteen of Inwood’s 20 firefighters have resigned after a long-running dispute with Brooke-Alvinston Council and staff. Rob Howlett, who up until today was the chief of the Inwood department, says that spells an end to the department which would have celebrated its 70th anniversary this year. Howlett says the firefighters have long felt under appreciated… Read more »

No injuries in Watford fire

Watford’s downtown was filled with fire trucks Friday afternoon. Lambton OPP were called downtown to control traffic on Nauvoo Road around 4:30 pm. Police say the building was being renovated. There were no injuries.  

Stop public questions in Petrolia urges town consultant

Petrolia’s Integrity Commissioner is urging council to dump the practice of questions from the public during council meetings. Nigel Bellchamber told council it can lead to councillors being “attacked” and “blindsided.” Bellchamber came to Petrolia’s council special meeting Monday saying through his work as the Integrity Commissioner – he’s currently investigating a complaint about Councillor… Read more »