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CogecoTV Rebrands

(WINDSOR, ON) – Cogeco has announced the launch of the new season of local television on the community channel in Windsor. “Our local channels are…


Participants fund-raised for the Canadian Cancer Society at Mudmoiselle 2017 in Chatham on 16 September. The Indestructables successfully completed the 5km obstacle course twice and raised $625 for the Canadian cancer Society.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Getting Dirty For Cancer Research

(HARWICH, ON) – Participants were mucking around at Mudmoiselle in Chatham on Saturday all in a good cause. Tasked with climbing, crawling, and otherwise negotiating…


Chatham-Kent residents claim the wind farms in North Kent and Dover Centre have disrupted their well water, causing an infiltration of black silt.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Complaint Lodged Against North Kent Wind

(CHATHAM, ON) – Eleven Chatham area water well owners have now filed interference complaints with the Ontario government following the start of construction on a…


OPP-officers police

Tilbury Man Dies In Motorcycle Collision

(LAKESHORE, ON) – The OPP has identified the driver of a motorcycle who was killed in a collision last Thursday on Morris Road, in Lakeshore….


The staff and physicians from the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance have launched a fundraising campaign to benefit the United Way of Chatham-Kent. (L to R) - Willi Kirenko, Fannie Vavoulis, Debbie Ancocik, Zoja Holman, Paula Reaume-Zimmer, Karen Benson, and Jerome Quenneville. Absent - Ken Deane.Photo courtesy of the United Way of Chatham-Kent.

CK United Way Announces Fundraising Goal

(CHATHAM, ON) – At the 2017 Annual Campaign Kick-Off last Friday, United Way’s campaign chair Elizabeth Downey-Sunnen announced a goal of $1,725,000. The United Way’s…


The North Kent Wind 1 wind energy project has been approved by the Ontario government for Chatham-Kent.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Get Your Well Water Tested

(CHATHAM-KENT, ON) – Chatham-Kent CAO Don Shropshire is advising residents, who have concerns about their well water quality, to take steps to ensure the proper…


A Wallaceburg man was charged with careless driving after causing a chain reaction collision on 5 September 2017.Photo courtesy of Jay Denorer/Ontario Provincial Police.

Collision Closes Highway 40

(WALLACEBURG, ON) – Yesterday morning, the OPP responded to a three vehicle chain reaction collision on Highway 40 near Border Road, in Wallaceburg. Police learned…


Positivity Days in Chatham-Kent run from 4 to 15 September 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Twelve Days Of Positivity

(CHATHAM-KENT, ON) – Building on the success of the first Positivity Day held last year, this year’s celebration has been expanded to include 12 Days…


Two volunteers pose for a quick photo before the 93rd annual Buxton Homecoming parade on 4 September 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Buxton Homecoming A Celebration Of Freedom

(NORTH BUXTON, ON) – Thousands were on hand for the 93rd annual Buxton Homecoming held on Labour Day. Attendees from all points in Chatham-Kent, from…