Miller Hill March 26, 2023 at 11:49 am HydroOne crews have restored power to hundreds of customers in southwestern Ontario after strong winds swept through the region Saturday. From Windsor-Essex to London-Middlesex, many residents were without power until Sunday afternoon.According to Hydro One, there were fewer than 20 remaining outages by 3pm Blackout diagram. For customers around the Port of Glasgow who are still without power, it will be restored at 7pm."UPDATE: Power restored in southwestern Ontario after windstorm"
Natalia Vega March 24, 2023 at 5:10 pm Strong winds are expected early Saturday morning, but freezing rain is also possible in some parts of southwestern Ontario. Environment Canada issued a special weather statement late Thursday afternoon for Sarnia-Lambton, Chatham-Kent, Windsor-Essex, Huron-Perth, and Middlesex, Elgin, Oxford, Gray and Bruce counties. Later Friday afternoon, the Special Weather Advisory was updated to a freezing rain warning for East Middlesex, East Elgin and Oxford counties, as well as…"UPDATE: Environment Canada calls for gusty winds, possible freezing rain"
by Melanie Owen March 23, 2023 at 4:00 pm Sarnia police located a 3-year-old boy and a 19-year-old woman. Police issued a news release at noon Thursday seeking help in locating Mason and Legacy Wakefield to check their welfare. They were quickly located and police said they were safe. Officials thanked the public for their help with the matter."UPDATE: Sarnia police find missing three and 19-year-old"
by Stephanie Chavez March 23, 2023 at 7:25 am Drivers were asked to take extra care on the roads as fog filled Sarnia-Lambton on Thursday morning. Environment Canada issued a fog warning for the region, which ended shortly after 10 a.m. An advisory has also been issued for London-Middlesex."UPDATE: Fog advisory for Sarnia-Lambton lifted"
by Ruby Sweeney March 21, 2023 at 6:45 pm Police in London are investigating after a man was stabbed while parking at a train crossing in Richmond Street on Tuesday afternoon. Police said the incident happened sometime around Richmond Street and Piccadilly Street, just before 2.30pm. According to investigators, emergency responders received a 911 call and were told a man sitting on the driver’s side of the vehicle was pulled over at a train intersection…"UPDATE: Man stabbed in vehicle while stopped at a train crossing downtown"
by Maureen Revait March 20, 2023 at 5:03 pm Ontario Provincial Police in Essex County say they have identified a man who needs assistance. Police said the man approached Essex officers on Sunday, explaining he was lost and was calling for help. This person does not have any identification on him. The man was taken to a safe place while police appealed to the public to try to identify him. On Monday evening, police confirmed…"UPDATE: OPP identify man needing assistance"
IPOB issues alert again, says Kanu has heart problems, nutrient deficiencies The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have accused the Department of State (DSS) of withholding information about Nnamdi Kanu’s health. According to the organization, it was revealed that Kanu Are experiencing heart problems and nutritional deficiencies. The group’s spokeswoman, Emma Powerful, issued a statement Tuesday asking the DSS to allow Kanu’s personal doctor to treat him, rebutting their claims. The group also urged Nigerians…"IPOB issues update of Kanu’s worsening medical condition –"
by Ruby Sweeney March 14, 2023 at 6:52 pm Police in London said they had located a 32-year-old man who was reported missing on Tuesday afternoon. The London man was reported missing by police in the evening, hours after he was last seen. His family was concerned, which prompted a missing persons report. Around 8.30pm, officers confirmed he had been found safely. Police thank the public for their assistance."UPDATE: Missing London man located"
Meta, the owner of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp, has announced plans to cut 10,000 jobs in 2022 following a sharp slowdown in revenue. Recall that the social media giant laid off 11,000 employees last November. In a memo, Zuckerberg cited rising U.S. interest rates, global geopolitical instability and heightened regulation as some of the factors impacting Meta and contributing to the slowdown. “I think we should prepare for the possibility that this new economic reality…"10,000 to lose jobs as Facebook gives important update –"
bob montgomery March 14, 2023 at 5:06 am Perth County is updating their strategic plan. Communications Officer Sarah Franklin said they were seeking as much public input as possible at this time. She said they were seeking input on what county residents would like to see from county services and their views on the future of Perth County. “It also allowed us to incorporate some of their goals and objectives into what we did. So…"Survey allows residents to provide input into Perth County Strategic Plan Update"