Archive for the ‘Local News’ Category

  • Linda Haskell named Mrs. Goodfellow

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

    The Chatham Goodfellows held their 65th Annual General Meeting Nov. 7 and handed out several awards people important to their organization. Handed out by Goodfellows President Tim Haskell and board member Tim Mifflin, there were two big awards. The...

  • Ursuline Sisters honoured for quietly empowering women for 159 years

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

    The Zonta Club of Chatham-Kent is celebrating its centennial year by presenting awards to a group and an individual to recognize their commitment to empowering women in our community. The Ursuline Sisters of Chatham-Kent received the Zonta International...

  • 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...

  • Lest we forget

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

    Cadets stand vigil at the Chatham cenotaph on Nov. 11. This year’s Remembrance Day Service held by the Downtown Chatham cenotaph may have been the snowiest in recent years, but that did not stop citizens from honouring and showing respect to...

  • Uneven, but acceptable: municipality

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

    Just looking at the new sidewalk on Coverdale Street in Chatham leaves a person concerned about pedestrian safety in winter conditions. But municipal officials say the sidewalk – which is visibly very uneven – looks worse than it really is, and that...

  • 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...

  • Crime of the Week

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

    On Saturday November 9th, 2019 at 9:00 pm the victim locked his red Schwinn 26” 3 wheel bicycle at the rear of the Lacroix Street Tim Hortons in Chatham. Upon returning to the bicycle a short time later he discovered that unknown suspects had stolen the...

  • 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...