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 »

Elementary teachers’ union head mourned

​The man who lead the union for local public elementary school teachers has died.      Ron Rivait was the president of the Lambton-Kent Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario for eight years and had been an elementary teacher since 1988. He spent much of his teaching career in Lambton County including in Sarnia, Forest, Mooretown and for… Read more »

Two Central Lambton residents facing stunt driving charges

  A Sarnia man is facing a charge of stunt driving after an incident in on Nauvoo Road in Brooke-Alvinston. OPP say they stopped a 2012 Chrysler was clocked doing 188 km/h – 98 km over the posted limit. A 36 year-old faces charges. And a 19 year-old St. Clair Township woman is facing stunt… Read more »