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Vets Are Set To Face Tavistock In Semi-Final Round

It is Game 1 tonight between the Woodstock Navy Vets and the Tavistock Braves. The Navy Vets will be on the road against the Braves after they beat Paris in Game 7 last Saturday.

Current Curbside Collection Cycle Will Remain

Oxford County council will stay with the current five-day pickup cycle regarding garbage collection following a 6-4 vote in favor of it. They awarded a five-year contract to Emterra Environmental.

Carrying on a Family Legacy

Oxford County council presented Jeff and Diane Tribe from the Township of Norwich with the 2019 Stewardship Award. Honoured for converting a part of their property into a wetland project.

WCI Jr Girls Volleyball Team Win WOSSA Gold

The WCI Junior Girls Volleyball team won gold yesterday at the WOSSA Championship, while the Senior team came up just short winning silver.

Significant Weather Event Declared in the Township of Blandford-Blenheim

The Township of Blandford-Blenhiem has declared a “Significant Weather Event” due to the high winds and blowing snow. Township roads may not meet the minimum maintenance standards.

Registration is Now Open for the KidS Du Triathlon

Registration is open for the Woodstock Triathlon Club's 5th annual KidS Du event at Southside Park this June.

Stolen Camaro Could be in Oxford County

OPP are asking the public to keep an eye out for an eye catching Camaro, stolen from the London area on Tuesday.

West Region OPP Respond to 194 Collisions in 12 Hours

West Region OPP responded to 194 collisions over a 12 hour period, 14 of those collisions happened in Oxford County. One woman is facing life threatening injuries.

Tell Walker to Take a Leap on Leap Day

Tell Walker to take a Leap on Leap Day is an event hosted by the Oxford People Against the Landfill or OPAL Alliance. 

Blowing Snow Advisory In Effect

Visibilities in open areas will be reduced to less than a few hundred metres at times. The weather condition caused all school purpose vehicles to be cancelled today in Elgin, Middlesex,  Red Zone and Oxford counties for the entire day.

Easing The Transition To Long Term Care

Already 85 people have gone through the Family Transition pilot program, which allows people on a waiting list, to live in Long Term Care for a brief period before moving in full time.