Chatham News

Ice Rescue In Chatham

Following a recent run of warm weather, officials are reminding the public to stay off the ice on local waterways.

OPP Cruiser. (BlackburnNews.com file photo.)

OPP Pull Over Stolen Vehicle

Chatham-Kent OPP is laying charges against a 32-year-old man and a 26-year-old woman after police recovered a stolen vehicle on Hwy. 40 just north of Chatham.

The Ridgetown Water Tower is seen in this February 27, 2015 file photo. (Photo by Ricardo Veneza)

PUC Satisfied With Ridgetown Response

The Chatham-Kent Public Utilities Commission is happy with its handling of a broken watermain in Ridgetown which led to a boil water advisory last month.

Progressive Waste Solutions has launched a pilot program in both Tilbury and Wallaceburg, dropping off garbage bins on a trial basis with the option to buy. (Photo by Matt Weverink)

Garbage Carts Appear In Tilbury

New garbage carts are showing up at homes across Tilbury and residents with questions about them are being asked to contact Progressive Waste Solutions directly.

The Chatham-Kent Fire Department logo. (Photo by Bob Becken)

Fireplace Sparks Costly Blaze

The damages are estimated at $100,000 and one person is recovering from smoke inhalation after a fire at a home on Zone Centre Line just west of Bothwell.