Chatham News

Regional Agribusiness Help

Nearly a year after the Heinz closure announcement in Leamington, the federal government is spending $200,000 in the area to deal with the affects of losing the plant.

Chatham native Ashley Goure clears the puck from behind the net in a sledge hockey tournament. (Photo courtesy Ashley Gore)

Chatham Woman In Sledge Hockey

A Chatham woman who plays on the Canadian national women’s sledge hockey team hopes a recent international tournament will help the women’s sport become better known.

The Erie-St. Clair LHIN holds a special meeting at the Roma Club in Leamington on November 12, 2014 regarding the proposed closure of the obstetrics ward at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. (Photo by Ricardo Veneza)

Mothers Hoping OB Appeals Are Helping

More than one mother is hoping a packed hall at the Roma Club on Wednesday night will help convince the Erie-St. Clair LHIN to find a way to keep the obstetrics program open at Leamington District Memorial Hospital.