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Chatham-Kent
Thursday, May 23, 2024

Good news all around

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News that IATGlobal will build a $6 million facility in the Bloomfield Business Park has to have the folks in the municipal economic development...

OPINION: Change is coming

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Remember all those good-paying jobs that dried up when Navistar abandoned this community a decade ago? Well, there could be a light at the...

Community support required

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We’ve said it before but it bears repeating – people of Chatham-Kent may complain and bicker, but throw a crisis at them, and they...

The refuge of cowards

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When the Downtown Chatham BIA secured a full sponsorship for its Santa Claus Parade, the news was greeted by most as positive. The commitment of...

Shelter appreciated

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We spoke on Friday with people who have suffered through the difficulties of being homeless. The fourth annual Boxes and Blankets fund- and awareness-raiser in...

OPINION: A disrespectful effort

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Chatham-Kent council is playing a game of chicken with the provincial government. We’re not sure that’s the best way to deal with ServiceOntario centre funding,...

Misreading the pulse of the public

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It took all of 27 minutes for public credibility regarding Stantec Consulting’s study on Wallaceburg water service to gurgle down the drain last week. It...

Mindsets must change

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Under the circumstances, Chatham-Kent council did about as well as could be expected in its recent budget deliberations. It’s the circumstances that need to change. Council...

OPINION: Be smart, be safe

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As we write this, COVID-19 numbers are on the rise across the province, including here in Chatham-Kent. In short, we aren’t ready to go back...

OPINION: Cast your ballot

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It’s voting season. And we encourage everyone aged 18 and over to take part in the democratic process. Municipal elections are historically victims of lower...