Chatham-Kent News

A driver of a tractor trailer jack-knifed his vehicle and crashed into a guardrail in the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 in Tilbury on 13 July 2017.Photo courtesy of Jay Denorer/Ontario Provincial Police.A driver of a tractor trailer jack-knifed his vehicle and crashed into a guardrail in the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 in Tilbury on 13 July 2017.Photo courtesy of Jay Denorer/Ontario Provincial Police.

Crash Closes Highway In Tilbury

(TILBURY, ON) – Early yesterday evening, the OPP responded to a collision involving a tractor trailer on Highway 401 near County Road 42 in Tilbury….


The driver of a tractor trailer lost control of the vehicle resulting in a a fire which closed the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 for 4 hours, and the westbound lanes for 10 hours, on 13 July 2017.Photo courtesy of Jay Denorer/Ontario Provincial Police.

Truck Fire Closes Highway 401

(CHATHAM, ON) – Yesterday evening, the OPP responded to a tractor trailer collision on Highway 401 near Communication Road. Police found that the driver of…



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Grab And Dash In Dresden

(DRESDEN, ON) – Chatham-Kent Police are attempting to identify two women and they were seen leaving the Foodland in Dresden without paying for a cart…


Emergency Receiving at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

SIU Examines Chatham Burn Incident

(CHATHAM, ON) – The province’s Special Investigations Unit is probing the circumstances surrounding an incident in Chatham which ended with a man suffering severe burns….


The OPP's detachment in Chatham is seen in this file photo from 17 June 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Blenheim Man Charged With DUI

(KENT BRIDGE, ON) – On July 2 around 11:00pm, the OPP found the driver of a white Jeep Liberty, on Wildwood Line near Kent Bridge…





Kim Broadbent (L), of the Chatham-Kent Non-profit Network, awards the Josie Matteis Doto Bursary for Non-profit Management to Emily Mailhot.Photo courtesy of CKNN.

Applications Open For Doto Bursary

(CHATHAM, ON) – The Chatham-Kent Nonprofit Network is inviting applications for the Josie Matteis Doto Bursary for Nonprofit Management. The bursary was established to honour…