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A lightning strike is seen in this photo taken in Belle River on Lake St. Clair on August 26, 2014. (Photo courtesy Adam Hooper)

Brief Storm Leaves Damage Behind

A 54-year-old Windsor man is in critical condition after being struck by a falling tree on Victoria Ave. in the city on Tuesday after a violent storm rolled through the region.

Water Ban on Pelee Island

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit is warning Pelee Island residents to use only bottled water, not eat fish caught in Lake Erie and stay away from the beach.

Using a water park in Chatham to keep cool Aug 26 2014. (Photo by Simon Crouch)

Heat Advisory In CK

The last week of August is late for the first heat advisory of the year, but the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit has one in place today.