Posts Tagged ‘provincial park’

  • Man drowns near Wheatley

    Jul 14, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Sad news out of Wheatley, as a young man drowned Sunday. Chatham-Kent OPP say emergency crews received a call shortly after 4 p.m. Sunday of a possible drowning in Lake Erie near Wheatley Provincial Park. Police report a 28-year-old man went into the water...

  • B&E at Rondeau

    Nov 23, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent OPP are asking for the public’s help in helping track down suspects in connection with a break in at Rondeau Provincial Park. Police say on Nov. 15, someone broke into a maintenance building in the park and stole a 214 John Deere green and...

  • No camping this weekend in Rondeau

    May 15, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Teenagers from around Chatham-Kent will be bummed out this weekend, as Rondeau Provincial Park won’t open for camping until May 25. Ontario Parks officials cite heavy rain and localized flooding in the park as the reason behind the delay in opening....

  • Will council appeal Rondeau ruling?

    Jul 18, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent Council will be asked tonight whether it wants to appeal an Ontario Municipal Board ruling, which tossed out a municipal bylaw designating a heritage conservation district in Rondeau Park. The bylaw became the subject of an OMB hearing held last...

  • Out of gas and into handcuffs

    Jan 13, 15 • 239 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A main claiming to be out of gas in Rondeau Provincial Park last night is facing charges. Chatham-Kent OPP say officers responded to an alarm from an address on Lakeshore Road in the park about 10 p.m. Monday night. Police say the officers arrived to see...

  • Rondeau receives a cleaning

    Oct 14, 14 • 531 Views • Feature Story, Life2 Comments

    It wasn’t Halloween, but Devils and families were out in force recently in Rondeau Provincial Park. The fourth annual Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, powered locally by Red Devil Scuba and Union Gas Helping Hands in Action volunteers, spent a recent...