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 »

UPDATED: SIU investigates Petrolia rollover: One arrested

  Paramedics work on one of three people injured after a police chase north of Petrolia on Camlachie Road.   The province’s Special Investigations Unit is investigating after three people were taken to hospital after a car crashed on Camlachie Road north west of Petrolia while being chased by the OPP. Around 5pm Saturday witnesses… Read more »

Plympton-Wyoming fair begins tonight

There are all kinds of things to do at the Plympton-Wyoming Fair, including wrestling.   Lesley Brumwell admits she’s not a farm girl but the president of the Plympton & Wyoming Agricultural Society says she loves the fall fair. “It brings the town together,” says Brumwell of the annual event, which begins Friday night. “Everybody… Read more »