Local sports star kills 16-year-old girl and no charges are laid

Local sports star kills 16-year-old girl and no charges are laid

Brayden Hopkins has a bright future. Turning pro and playing for Arvika Hockey Club in Sweden this season, the former captain of the Chatham Maroons and the Blenheim Blades might even apply to be a police officer one day. After serving as an auxiliary officer for the Munsee Delaware Police Service he could follow his […]

Chatham man in Orlando during hurricane Irma

Chatham man in Orlando during hurricane Irma

Nerves are tense this hour for Chatham-Kent resident Jack Biskey as he toughs out Irma in Orlando, Florida. He is doing well and feels safe, as he is inside an apartment building made of concrete that can withstand a hurricane. Biskey is a Merchandise Cast Member at Magic Kingdom. Biskey told CKReview News just before […]

Park Avenue West closed by police

Park Avenue West closed by police

Park Avenue West is closed to traffic between Lacroix Street and Keil Drive South this hour as the C.I.R.T. (Critical Incident Response Team) and about 20 police cars gather on the parking lot of Sobeys. An ambulance is also stationed on stand-by at the scene. Police have made no comment yet on the activity. Some […]

Blenheim man not criminally responsible for killing his wife

Blenheim man not criminally responsible for killing his wife

Today in a Chatham courtroom, an elderly Blenheim man who shot his wife in the back of the head with his .38 revolver and then set their house on fire, was found not criminally responsible for her death. Walter Ardis was 78 years-old when he killed his wife Margaret, age 73,  on March 24, 2016. The […]

Community pulls together for family

Community pulls together for family

    To help offset costs facing a grief stricken family who lost their mother in a car accident, a Go Fund Me account has been established by a family friend. Andy Brush, also known as Momma Bear, left behind a young family of three children when she recently passed away unexpectedly at age 46. […]

150 years old and counting

150 years old and counting

By Greg Holden With cancelled fireworks as my inspiration to pause and think, it’s time to take stock of what makes Canada Day a little more special than usual this year. I recall the optimism in Canada when it turned 100. A much different time than now, we had no terrorism, technology meant a dial […]

Child struck by vehicle in Leamington

Child struck by vehicle in Leamington

Today just before 6 p.m., an 8-year-old girl, a pedestrian, was struck by a motor vehicle in Leamington. The girl has been taken to the hospital with serious injuries, according to the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). OPP’s Technical Collision Investigators closed the area for 3 hours while investigating the accident, which occurred on Erie Street South, near Mill Street. […]

Canadian charged in Flint terrorist attack

Canadian charged in Flint terrorist attack

By Greg Holden A Montreal man has been identified by the FBI as the sole suspect in a terrorist attack in Michigan at the Bishop International Airport this morning. At about 9:45 a.m. Amor Ftouhi of Montreal stabbed an airport security guard while yelling “Allahu akbar”, which is “God is Great” in Arabic. The officer was stabbed in the […]

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