Author archives: The Voice

  • Hockey Fights Cancer on Saturday

    Nov 13, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local SportsNo Comments

    A group of hockey playing kids, and their parents, are doing their part in the battle of “Hockey Fights Cancer.” On Nov. 16 at Thames Campus Arena at 2 p.m. the Peewee Major AA Cobras of the Kent Minor Hockey Association will hold a special event during...

  • Aggravated assault

    Nov 13, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    It took about six weeks, but Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with an assault that took place in downtown Chatham Sept. 28. Police say a 23-year-old man was assaulted that night near King and Fourth streets, suffering serious injuries....

  • Do you know these ladies?

    Nov 13, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent police are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying these women in connection with a theft investigation on Saturday night in Pain Court. Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Rob Herder at robh@chatham-kent.ca or...

  • Lucky winners

    Nov 12, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Harold Want and Carol Bryden of Chatham celebrate after winning a $100,000 prize with Instant $100,000 Bling. Instant $100,000 Bling is available for $5 a play and the top prize is $100,000. Odds of winning any prize are 1 in 3.84. The winning ticket...

  • Demand far outstrips housing supply in C-K

    Nov 12, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Home sales in Chatham-Kent remain hot, but the number of homes to sell seems to continue to dry up. The Chatham-Kent Association of Realtors (CKAR) report 138 units sold in October, setting an all-time record for the month. The sales topped October of 2018 by...

  • Kettle campaign set to start

    Nov 12, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The 2019 Christmas Kettle Campaign kicks off this week in Chatham, and volunteers are needed. While the fundraising effort starts in Chatham, it expands to other parts of the municipality. According to Salvation Army officials, red kettles and volunteers will...

  • Police briefs

    Nov 12, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Today, there are charges for people being where they shouldn’t be, or when they shouldn’t be, with what they shouldn’t have, or with whom they shouldn’t be. Yesterday afternoon, police responded to a two-vehicle fender bender on McNaughton Avenue near...

  • Harassment

    Nov 11, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A Tecumseh man faces criminal harassment charges after police say he just wouldn’t listen to his ex-boyfriend. Chatham-Kent police say officers responded to a report of an attempted break and enter at a Chatham apartment last night. They learned a man was...

  • Man injured after falling from ladder

    Nov 11, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The Ministry of Labour has been called in following an industrial accident at a farm on Communication Road near Blenheim. Police say a Harwich Twp. Man, 28, fell from a ladder while working. He was taken to hospital for treatment...

  • Vehicle hits GTXpress in Blenheim

    Nov 11, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Someone drove into the Giant Tiger building in Blenheim Sunday afternoon. Chatham-Kent police say the crash took place about 4 p.m., when the driver lost control of his vehicle and struck the building. One person in the vehicle had to be taken to hospital for...