Local News

Woodstock Cancels Victoria Day Celebration

The 73rd annual Victoria Day Celebration in the City of Woodstock has been cancelled for 2020, They will return with a bang in 2021!

Woodingford Lodge in Woodstock Accepting Patients Waiting for Long Term Care

Woodingford Lodge in Woodstock is going to start accepting up to eight long term care patients from the Woodstock Hospital this week. The residents will be swabbed and isolated for 14 days upon arrival.

Ontario Currently Has 2,392 Active Cases of COVID-19

The Province of Ontario is reporting 426 new cases of COVID-19 this morning, the biggest single day increase since the pandemic started.

Second COVID-19 Death In Our Region

Southwestern Public Health has confirmed four more cases of COVID-19, all from Elgin County and include the second death in the region related to COVID-19.

Good Human Project Providing Free Delivery in Woodsotck

The Good Human Project has been delivering groceries for free to local seniors and anyone stuck in quarantine or self isolation. 

Ontario Reaches Deal With AEFO, ACÉPO and AFOCSC

The Province of Ontario has reached a tentative deal with the French Speaking education unions in the Province, AEFO, ACÉPO and AFOCSC.

Two More Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Oxford County

Southwestern Public Health has confirmed three more cases of COVID-19, including two in Oxford County. They are also reporting the first death related to COVID-19.

OPP Officer Delivers Roadside Baby

A feel good story we all need right now. An OPP officer in Perth County delivered a roadside baby near Stratford on Saturday morning.

Beware of COVID-19 Related Scams and Frauds

Woodstock Police are warning the public about an increase in COVID-19 related frauds and scams making the rounds locally. 

At Home Learning With Officer Striker

Woodstock Police want to help with learning and activity ideas for parents and kids stuck at home in the Friendly City. This week's theme is K9 Striker!  

All Outdoor Recreational Amenities Are Closed in the Province

Every municipality in Oxford County will be mandated to close all playgrounds, sports fields, picnic areas, basketball and tennis courts, skate parks, community gardens, outdoor exercise equipment.