Carvapalooza is a cut above

Carvapalooza is a cut above

By Danage Just south of Highgate the Fourth Annual Carvapalooza was held. Robbin Wenzoski the creator of this event sat down to talk with me about his passion for Chainsaw Sculpting and woodworking. He started Carvapalooza in Stratford Ontario but moved to Muirkirk (near Highgate) where the event has been held for three years now. Robbin explained to me […]

Man arrested for weapons offenses

Man arrested for weapons offenses

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with an assault investigation in Chatham. At around 12:30 p.m. yesterday, police responded to a residence on Barthe Street in regards to a neighbour dispute.  It is alleged that a male threatened his neighbour with a knife during a verbal altercation.  No one was injured and police recovered […]

Woman breaks into house and drinks beer

Woman breaks into house and drinks beer

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a woman in connection with a break and enter in Chatham Shortly after 10:00 a.m. yesterday morning, police responded to a residence on Wellington Street West in regards to a break and enter.  The homeowners awoke to find a woman, unknown to them, in their kitchen drinking a beer. A […]

Youth arrested for arson on McKeough Ave.

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a second person in connection with this house fire. Emergency crews responded to a fire at a residence on McKeough Avenue on Saturday, March 31, 2012 at about 5:30 p.m. Residents received non life-threatening injuries and damage was estimated at approximately $70,000. At the time, a 28-year-old Chatham man was arrested […]

Fire on Raleigh Street

Fire on Raleigh Street

Scene of electrical fire on Raleigh Street. Photo CKReview Last night just before 5pm a fire at 162 Raleigh Street nearly completely destroyed a house. The structure was saved from being totally destroyed according to C-K fire investigator Scott Spoule, who said “If the fire would have got to the attic we may have lost the whole building.” Spoule praised […]

Driver of stolen truck arrested

Driver of stolen truck arrested

Shortly before 2:00 a.m. this morning police officers stopped a 2004 Ford truck on Dufferin Street, Chatham. The driver quickly exited the vehicle and started to walk away. The 24-year old man, a resident of Victoria Avenue, Chatham was arrested for having possession of the stolen truck and will face this criminal charge when he appears in […]

Careless driving charge for off-road vehicle

The Chatham-Kent police have charged a man with driving an off road vehicle on a ball diamond in Chatham. Shortly after 9:00 a.m. yesterday morning, police observed a male driving an off road vehicle at Stirling Park on Park Street in Chatham. A 24-year-old Chatham man has been charged with careless driving contrary to the […]

Failing to yield leads to crash

Failing to yield leads to crash

The Chatham-Kent police investigate collision yesterday morning on Baldoon Road. Just before 10:00 a.m. emergency crews responded to Baldoon Road south of Countryview Line in regards to a two-vehicle collision which resulted in a hydro pole being damaged. Minor injuries were sustained.  Total damage is estimated at $20,000. A 53-year-old Chatham man has been charged with failing to […]

Wallaceburg man arrested for assaulting his mother

Wallaceburg man arrested for assaulting his mother

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with an assault this morning in Wallaceburg. Shortly after 11:00 a.m. police attended a residence on Bruce Street to apprehend a 35-year-old Wallaceburg man wanted in connection with assaulting his mother.  Upon the officer’s arrival, the man refused to answer the door. The Chatham-Kent Police Service Incident […]

Arrested for stolen bicycle on Grand Ave.

Arrested for stolen bicycle on Grand Ave.

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man for being in possession of a stolen bicycle. Shortly after 4:00 p.m. yesterday, officers observed a man riding a bicycle on Grand Avenue East in Chatham matching the description of a stolen bicycle previously reported by a business on Thames Street.  Through investigation, officers determined the bicycle in […]