Posts Tagged ‘storm’

  • Stormy summer sight in C-K

    Jul 10, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Storm hunter Mark Robinson with The Weather Network captured an incredible image of a shelf cloud just outside Tilbury last week. A shelf cloud is a low, horizontal, arcus cloud that is typically attached to the base of a parent cloud, which is usually a...

  • Soggy week lies ahead for C-K

    Apr 3, 17 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Just when you thought our ground was soggy enough, more rain is in the forecast for this week … a lot of it. This from Environment Canada: Special weather statement in effect for: Chatham-Kent – Rondeau Park Windsor – Leamington –...

  • Storm causes power outages across C-K

    Dec 29, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    There are still a few people without power in Chatham-Kent following Monday’s freezing rain and high winds. Entegrus’ Randy Klyn said there are perhaps 100 customers without hydro this morning, “There are still a few out. It’s changing, as the winds...

  • Clean-up time

    Feb 2, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Peter Koppes blows out his driveway for the second time Monday on Paxton Drive after the plow went by. Koppes, like many Chatham-Kent homeowners, was busy cleaning up after the winter storm Sunday and into Monday morning. Despite all the snow, Koppes just...

  • Some good people here

    Mar 19, 14 • 428 Views • Feature Story, ViewpointNo Comments

    The last few days have shown that Chatham-Kent residents know how to take care of each other inside and out. A crowd of 850 showed up at the Bradley Convention Centre Sunday night to hear six-time Olympian Clara Hughes talk about ending the stigma of mental...

  • Stranded motorists find comfort

    Mar 13, 14 • 2856 Views • Feature Story, Life7 Comments

    Karaoke at Mc B’s Restaurant on Highway 40 almost came a day early this week. The Oungah business at the junction of the highway and Countryview Line was a haven for more than two-dozen motorists stranded by Wednesday’s massive storm that closed the...

  • Storm knocks out power, floods basements

    Jul 19, 13 • 994 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

      Friday night’s series of storms knocked out power and flooded basements across Chatham-Kent. According to Entegrus’s Erin Bordeau, about 500 customers were still without power Saturday morning as crews worked throughout the night to repair downed...