Garbage and recycling pickup cancelled due to ice storm

Garbage and recycling pickup cancelled due to ice storm

Due to the ice storm, garbage and recycling pickup is being suspended for today, announced municipal officials. The contractors will resume pickup tomorrow. All pickup will be delayed by one day with the final pickup of the week being held on Saturday. Anyone with questions is asked to call 519-360-1998 during office hours.

Man charged with mischief in Chatham

Man charged with mischief in Chatham

A 63-year-old man is facing a mischief charge after allegedly breaking a window at a Chatham home yesterday morning. Police say an argument began between two men known to each other while at a residence in Chatham. A 63-year-old man was arrested and charged with mischief under $5000 as he damaged a window. He was […]

Freezing rain warning in effect for Chatham-Kent

Freezing rain warning in effect for Chatham-Kent

A freezing rain warning is in effect for Chatham-Kent- Rondeau Park and Windsor- Leamington- Essex County. Environment Canada says freezing rain will continue this morning. Freezing rain could be significant with amounts of 5 to 15 mm possible, leading to ice build-up on untreated surfaces. The freezing rain should transition to rain by noon today. […]

Bakery products recalled after mice infestation at manufacturing plant

Bakery products recalled after mice infestation at manufacturing plant

Industry has recalled Betty brand and Nancy’s Fancy Yummy-in-the-Tummy brand bakery products from the marketplace due to possible contamination from mice infestation. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says these products may contain harmful bacteria. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below. Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Betty “Pain-Oat” 570 […]

Police weekend in review

Police weekend in review

Chatham man arrested after indecent act A 36-year-old Chatham man was located in Chatham and arrested in relation to an indecent act Saturday at around 10:40 a.m. Police say the man was released with a court date following the arrest. At around 8 p.m. the same man was seen fleeing a break and enter and […]

Woman arrested after noise complaint in Wallaceburg

Woman arrested after noise complaint in Wallaceburg

A 32-year-old Wallaceburg woman was arrested on an outstanding warrant last night. Police say the woman was released from custody for the offences of failing to attend court and break and enter on January 11th.  On January 30th the woman failed to attend court again and a warrant was issued for her arrest. Police responded […]

Chatham man charged with driving while under suspension

Chatham man charged with driving while under suspension

A 52-year-old Chatham man is facing charges after a traffic stop on Bedford Street in Chatham yesterday afternoon. Police say he was charged with driving while suspension and using plates not authorized for the vehicle and will be required to attend Provincial Offences Court on March 6th. The vehicle was towed from the scene and […]

Chatham man charged with assaulting girlfriend

Chatham man charged with assaulting girlfriend

A 31-year-old Chatham man is facing charges after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend. A verbal argument began between the man and his girlfriend early yesterday morning. The incident escalated into a physical altercation as the woman tried to leave his residence.  The woman was able to free herself and fled for safety.    Police say the man […]