Essex County News

Ojibway Fight Continues

By Ian Shalapata (WINDSOR, ON) – A big box project scheduled for a parcel of land adjacent to the former Windsor Raceway, and next door…


Buffy Sainte-Marie Announced As Folk Fest Headliner

(KINGSVILLE, ON) – Cree singer-songwriter, activist, educator, visual artist, and winner of countless awards, Buffy Sainte-Marie will headline the 3rd annual Kingsville Folk Music Festival….


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Tecumseh Priest Unrepentant

By Ian Shalapata (WINDSOR, ON) – The lawyer for a priest says that Robert Couture continues to maintain his innocence after being found guilty, in…


Teen Charged In River Canard Collision

(RIVER CANARD, ON) – The 17 year-old youth from Amherstburg, who was driving the van that crashed on River Canard Bridge, on December 6, has…


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Windsor Woman Clocked Doing 150

By Rick Tonial (LAKESHORE, ON) – On December 10, as a result of the OPP’s support of the Aggressive Driving Focused Patrol Initiative, on Highway…


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Serial Thief Caught Again

(WINDSOR, ON) – On November 21, a man entered the Canadian Tire, on Grand Avenue in Chatham, and then attempted to leave the store, via…


Barn Explosion Probe Continues

(AMHERSTBURG, ON) – Amherstburg Fire officials are reporting that an investigation into a barn explosion, that occurred on December 6, is continuing. The Technical Standards…


The OPP raided a home on Foundry Street in Leamington, where two men were arrested and a quantity of drugs seized.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Driver Stops After Hitting Stop Sign

By Stephanie Moniz (TECUMSEH, ON) – Police received a call, on December 4, regarding a vehicle on Riverside Drive East, in Tecumseh near Brighton Road,…


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There Are More Like This Guy

By Stephanie Moniz (LAKESHORE, ON) – Police in Lakeshore stopped a vehicle, yesterday around 8:15 pm, for driving erratically in the dense fog on County…


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Leamington Man Charged In July Crash

By Stephanie Moniz (LEAMINGTON, ON) – The OPP have charged a man after a July crash when his vehicle struck a residence on Oak Street…