By Greg Holden It looks as if Ontario is changing course when it comes to the legalization of cannabis on October 17. Instead of the province holding a monopoly on retail sales, it appears that Doug Ford is preparing to introduce legislation that will allow private companies to sell it as well. Jack Lloyd from […]
Was the Danforth Shooter wanted by Interpol in 2012?
By Greg Holden In yet another plot twist for the media coverage of the Danforth shooting that happened on Sunday night in Toronto, CKReview News has discovered that a man of the same name, Faisal Hussain, was wanted by Interpol for serious crimes in Pakistan in 2012. thenews.com.pk reported on August 2, 2012 a […]
CHATHAM-KENT (July 23, 2018) – Please be advised that as of July 23, 2018, Chatham-Kent Fire and Emergency Services has lifted the municipal wide fire ban. Chatham-Kent Fire Paramedic Chief, Bob Crawford says, “although the fire ban has been lifted, we strongly encouraged you to use extreme caution while burning and that all burning must […]
Online rumours circulated today about the involvement the Chatham-Kent Fire Department had in the recovery of a body found in the Thames River last night. In an effort to quell any misinformation, CKReview News contacted fire officials for clarification. The speculation, from an alleged witness at the scene, claimed the Chatham-Kent Fire Department (CKFD) did […]
(TOWN OF ERIN, ON) – On Friday June 22 at about 8:30 p.m. Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a public assistance event on Main Street, Erin. Initial reports indicate a woman put a toddler in the trunk of a car and drove off. OPP attended but the woman and vehicle where gone. […]
Chatham-Kent’s new animal shelter is $5,000 closer to its goal thanks to the Cat Walk fashion show held at the Ten-Seven Café and Lounge Friday night. Local models previewed clothing from Get It On and Gentry Manor supplied by Thomas Smith and James Lizotte and jewellery from Affinity Jewellers provided by Brent Denure. […]
Police are saying the victim of a shooting Saturday night at Dresden Raceway is expected to go home soon after successfully undergoing surgery. The 58-year-old man was shot just before 11 p.m. and suffered non-life threatening injuries. He was taken to CKHA and later transferred to London Health Sciences Centre. Police believe the shooting was […]
Last night, around 6:30 p.m. emergency crews responded to a residence on Book Street where a man was found without vital signs. A 24-year-old Dover Township man was pronounced dead at the scene. A 25-year-old Wallaceburg woman has been arrested and charged with first degree murder. She has been transported to the courthouse pending […]
School buses serving zones 1, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 are all cancelled this morning due to snow. Only zones 2 (Sarnia) and 3 (Corunna) are operational. All schools remain open. No more snow is expected today.
The Thames River in Chatham reached its peak at 5.25 meters (17 feet) above normal last night at 9 p.m. and floodwaters remain at or above the banks in many areas. Flooding was reported in some downtown businesses and approximately 13 individuals rescued from their homes including three children. The high water has placed significant […]