Chatham News

Festival of giving 2014. Photo courtesy of www.childrenstreatmentfoundation-ck.com

Festival Comes Up Big

Local charities and food banks will benefit from $307,600 raised in this year’s Festival of Giving.

Hydro transformer station in Sarnia (BlackburnNews.com photo by Melanie Irwin)

Thousands Without Electricity

According to Hydro One, it’s going to be well into the afternoon before the power is restored to more than 3,000 people in Chatham-Kent.

Leamington OPP Station.(BlackburnNews.com file photo)

Essex Man Runs From Police

Leamington OPP had to use a spikebelt to bring 21-year-old Essex man to a stop on Seacliffe Dr. Friday night.

CAA Worst Roads

CAA is making a final push to get Ontario residents involved in this year’s “worst roads” campaign.