Chatham News

Reflecting On Boston Bombing

With the Boston Marathon underway this morning, southwestern Ontario residents are remembering last year’s tragedy.

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Slow Soil Drying Likely

Even though warmer weather is here, one local cropping expert says many fields are warming up more slowly than farmers would like.

Local Runner Returns To Boston

A local woman is running her third Boston Marathon today, all while reflecting on the horror that was last year after two bombs went off at the finish line.

The Dresden Junior Kings and Essex 73's face off at Essex Memorial Arena. Photo taken February 4, 2014. (Ricardo Veneza)

73’s Fall Again

The Essex 73’s dropped game two of the Schmalz Cup final, falling 2-0 to Lakefield.

Essex Loses Game 1

The Essex 73’s came out on the losing end of a raucous 5-0 decision to the Lakefield Chiefs in Game 1 of the Schmalz Cup final.