London Free Press

Court records shed light on charges in $3M auto theft bust

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Two men charged following a six-month auto-theft investigation are accused of stealing vehicles from a Southwestern Ontario classic car dealer and threatening the owner, according to court documents. The OPP launched a probe in late 2023 after a Lambton County resident reported multiple vehicles stolen, leading investigators to search a property in Stirling, a community […]

London Free Press

Neil Young out, Bryan Adams in at Rock The Park finale

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Neil Young is out, Bryan Adams is in. Rock the Park, London’s big summer rock music festival, is dropping iconic Canadian rocker Neil Young from its four-night outdoor concert series next month because of illness in his band Crazy Horse and replacing him with fellow Canadian rocker Bryan Adams, organizers announced late Wednesday. Young, who […]

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Appeal court hearing Sauble Beach dispute May 27

Ontario’s appeal court will hear South Bruce Peninsula’s appeal of a decision recognizing Saugeen First Nation owns most of the north beach at Sauble Beach. The Appeal Court for Ontario hearing will start May 27 and is scheduled for the full week. The town’s appeal says the judge’s decision raises questions that need clarification. But […]

Great Lakes Echo

Michigan dam removal could improve environment, recreation and storm protection | Great Lakes Echo

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The most exciting part about removing a dam in a small Michigan city isn’t the demolition, but what comes after. 

The Huron River Watershed Council recently estimated the 148-year-old dam In Ypsilanti could come down in 2025 or 2026.

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Planned talks could end appeal of Saugeen’s beach ownership at Sauble

South Bruce Peninsula’s appeal of a decision recognizing Saugeen First Nation’s ownership of more beach at Sauble Beach might not go to trial May 27.  Two days of negotiations are planned involving federal and provincial representatives, the town and Saugeen in the next two weeks.  Saugeen Chief Conrad Ritchie and SBP Mayor Jay Kirkland both expressed […]

South Bruce Peninsula says court ruled against town in beach claim

South Bruce Peninsula announced this morning it has lost the Sauble Beach boundary dispute case it brought. “The Town of South Bruce Peninsula has received the Sauble Beach Land Claim decision which is not in favour of the Town’s position on the matter,” a brief new release said. Mayor Garry Michi is quoted saying “this […]