A Sarnia family met a hockey hero recently, thanks to a Halloween costume that caught the imagination of fans across the country. DJ and Steph Oetting and their son Easton met Connor McDavid in Toronto March 10, the day before his Edmonton Oilers played the Maple Leafs. “It was a pretty wild experience,” DJ Oetting […]
The driver of a cube van escaped serious injury or possible death after the vehicle was struck by a freight train Tuesday afternoon in Chatham. Two witnesses, who declined to give their names, both said the vehicle was struck by the train as it crossed the railway tracks on Colborne Street near Prince Street North, […]
Joey Hishon just recently learned he was using the wrong hockey stick. After 15 years. In those 15 years, he scored 20 goals and notched 47 points as a rookie with the Owen Sound Attack. He led the Attack in scoring en route to an Ontario Hockey League championship. He was selected in the first […]
STRATHROY – Olia Kovalenko always knew she had artistic talent – her father and grandfather were artists – but realized how gifted she was in grade school. “In art class at school, I helped my classmates a lot. They asked me to help them because they couldn’t do it,” said Kovalenko, who immigrated from Ukraine […]
The number of active COVID-19 cases in the London region has shot above 250 for the first time since the end of August.
WOODSTOCK – It’s not so much what federal Conservative Party Leader Pierre Poilievre said to a large, adoring crowd on Saturday. It’s what he didn’t talk about. In a stump speech at the Woodstock fairgrounds to kick off Oxford byelection candidate Arpan Khanna’s campaign, Poilievre sounded familiar notes – about axing the carbon tax, bashing […]