Essex




Town of Essex CAO Donna Hunter is seen in this file photo at a Town Council meeting.Photo by Fred Groves.

Essex Fire Review Due In March

(ESSEX, ON) – It will probably be sometime in March when the Town of Essex will hear back from an investigator looking…


Town of Essex firefighters are seen extinguishing a fire in this stock image by Fred Groves.

Putting Out Fires In Essex

(ESSEX, ON) – On October 26, 2017, an unidentified spokesperson for members of the Essex Fire and Rescue Services sent a…


The OPP detachment in Tecumseh is seen in this file photo from 23 April 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

No Injuries After Two Traffic Incidents

(TECUMSEH, ON) – In the afternoon of January 15, the OPP were called to a two-vehicle collision involving a school bus, at the intersection of…



Essex Fire District Chief Rick Bonneau (L) and Essex Town Councillor Steve Bjorkman pose with a new pumper truck. The photo published by the Essex Free Press led to the suspension of Bonneau from the department.Photo by Fred Groves.

Uproar At Essex Fire And Rescue

(ESSEX, ON) – In early December 2017, the entire fire department in North Huron, near Wingham, resigned. Luckily the municipality had…


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Woman Charged After Minivan Hits House

(ESSEX, ON) – On January 10, the OPP responded to a single vehicle collision in Essex, where a minivan left the road and struck a…