Salmonella outbreak investigated

Salmonella outbreak investigated

A Salmonella outbreak is investigated after 18 cases of illness have been reported in six provinces, including Ontario. According to Healthy Canadians, the Salmonella outbreak has been linked to frozen raw breaded chicken products. As previously released, a food recalled warning has been issued. Consumers are advised not to eat the following recalled products that […]

Chatham man charged with dangerous driving, assault

Chatham man charged with dangerous driving, assault

A 23-year-old Chatham man has been charged in connection with an incident that occurred Monday on McNaughton Avenue. The man was driving a car with his girlfriend and her two young children on McNaughton Avenue in Chatham on Monday at 2 p.m.  Police say he began driving in such an erratic manner that he made […]

Police in Ontario conduct human trafficking outreach through Operation Northern Spotlight

Police in Ontario conduct human trafficking outreach through Operation Northern Spotlight

Members of police services throughout Ontario were able to ensure the safety of six people who had been working in the sex trade and were in exploitive situations, including two under the age of 16, according to CKPS.  Additionally, 12 people were charged with 21 offences as part of Operation Northern Spotlight, a coordinated, national effort to end human trafficking. During Operation […]

Live music events in Chatham October 19-25

Live music events in Chatham October 19-25

Thursday, October 19 Open Mic at Elephant’s Nest. Friday, October 20 Pigs, Pink Floyd Tribute at Capitol Theatre. Jessika Rabbit Band at Frendz. Patt Angelini at Champz Sportz Grille. Lee Resistant, Curt Murder at Elephant’s Nest. Old Town Soul at BOB’s (Bar Out Back). Windsor Symph. Orch. at St. Andrew’s U. Church. Connor Wilson at […]

Keep storm sewers free of debris

Keep storm sewers free of debris

The Municipality of Chatham-Kent’s Public Works Department is requesting the support of residents to help keep the streets, sidewalks, and catch basins clear of fallen leaves. The potential for street flooding is greatly increased when catch basins are clogged with leaves and debris. Municipal by-laws prohibit the sweeping or depositing of leaves along the gutter […]

Man, woman charged with failing to comply

Man, woman charged with failing to comply

A woman was released from custody on conditions in September.  One of her conditions was to notify the Chatham-Kent Police Service of any change in address within 24 hours of her release.  As of late September, she had failed to do this and a warrant was issued for her arrest due to her unknown whereabouts. […]