Author archives: The other guys

  • Groundwater paper should be public now

    Mar 25, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: “The water is likely safe to drink!” This is what Dr. Colby told a full house of well owners at a meeting at Pain Court last year. Now, Dr. Colby is going to present on the international stage but not to the people of Chatham-Kent. Dr. Colby, our...

  • Crime of the Week

    Mar 18, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    On Thursday February 28th, 2019 a note threatening an individual at the Wallaceburg District Secondary School was discovered.  The victim was advised of the threat and, in the interest of safety, the school was closed the following day. Incidents such as...

  • High price paid for knowledge

    Mar 14, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Our family lives in southern rural Chatham-Kent. Very recently we learned some key regulations, meant to protect land and life. In Ontario, hunters are governed by a number of regulations.  For example, in our area, according to the Fish and...

  • Chatham-Kent has a turbine expert?

    Mar 14, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: I find it very interesting that Dr. W David Colby is going to be addressing the International Conference on Wind Turbine Noise in Lisbon, Portugal in June.  According to their list of presenters, his topic will be, “Wind Turbines and Groundwater...

  • New arena complex unaffordable

    Mar 7, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Editor’s Note: This is addressed to the mayor and council. Sir: Regarding the Chatham-Kent arena issue, I do not claim to be an expert on these issues, but I am only speaking on what I have seen, read and heard about on these proposals to close existing...

  • Crime of the Week

    Mar 4, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Sometime overnight on February 24th, 2019 unknown suspects entered a warehouse on Wellington Street in Dresden. Once inside the thieves ransacked the office area causing damage to cabinets and furniture.  The suspects then stole a tool chest, various...

  • Let the Boutins proceed

    Feb 28, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: The Feb. 21 Chatham Voice editorial “Enough Dislike,” in my opinion, is laser accurate respecting the major downtown Victor Boutin developments. Although it has taken longer than hoped, nonetheless, the downtown condo, when completed, will be a major...

  • Crime of the Week

    Feb 19, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    On Thursday February 14th, 2019 at approximately 1230 pm an unknown female left the Little Caesars restaurant on St Clair St in Chatham.  She entered a red Dodge Caravan and then reversed into a parked car.  The Caravan then drove away from the...

  • For the love of domestic animals

    Feb 14, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: My wife and I have been saving cats and dogs and bringing them into our house for nearly 40 years. We love them as though they were our children. That’s why I was overjoyed to read Sarah Schofield’s piece in The Chatham Voice about Gary and...

  • It seems only talk is cheap

    Feb 14, 19 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: RE: Wage comparison badly needed, CK budget process underway How wonderful for the Chatham-Kent budget that there will be a significant savings made from changes made to the minimum wage mandate. I am sure our citizens struggling to pay rent and all...