Dawn-Euphemia greenhouse OK to use more land, build dorms

A giant greenhouse project in Dawn-Euphemia has taken another step forward. Greenhill Produce from Chatham-Kent bought 100 acres at the corner of Oil Heritage Road and Edys Mill Line in 2016. It plans to build an $80 to $100 million operation to meet the growing demand for either peppers, tomatoes or cucumbers. Owner Justin Geertsma… Read more »

Future secure for Petrolia’s hospital

The future of Petrolia’s Charlotte Eleanor Engelhart Hospital is secure. Mike Lapaine, the president and chief operating officer of Bluewater Health, announced Wednesday morning the province has given $7.5 million for planning and the redevelopment of the rural hospital. Bluewater Health wants to reconfigure the inside of CEEH to allow for a better environment for… Read more »

Lambton OPP find counterfeit US bills in Petrolia traffic stop

  Lambton OPP arrested three people – one twice – after finding counterfeit money in Petrolia. On Friday, OPP stopped a car on Discovery Line for a traffic violation. Police recognized one of the people who was wanted by the OPP. The man was arrested and a search of the man and the car found… Read more »