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Loved ones mourn 17-year-old killed in farm incident

A funeral service was held Tuesday for the 17-year-old boy who died last week in a Lambton County farm incident. “It is with heavy hearts the family of Adam Buurma announces his sudden passing on May 9th, 2024 at the young age of 17, as a result of a farm accident,” an obituary states. Buurma […]

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Company fined $220K for crane mishap that killed worker

A numbered Ontario company was fined $220,000 after a worker was killed at a Brantford plant in March 2022. The company — 2236376 Ontario Inc. of Fort Erie — operates in a partnership as Patriot Forge Co. on Henry Street in Brantford. The company processes metal parts. The company pleaded guilty and was convicted on […]