Local News

Police Respond to Weapons Call in Woodstock

Woodstock Police say there is no threat to public safety after they responded to a weapons call in the area of Winniett Street and Hunter Street.

Deceased Identified in Zorra Train Crash

Oxford OPP say 72 year old James Henderson has died after his pickup truck collided with a freight train in Zorra Township.

South West LHIN CEO Let Go

The Board of Directors issued a press release today saying that former CEO Michael Barrett is no longer with the organization.

Web Chat With the Mayor

Mayor Birtch shares a story about a local resident who received a standing ovation at the Ontario Legislature this week.

South Gate Expansion

The South Gate Centre in Woodstock might undergo a pretty big expansion in the near future.

New Auxiliary Join Woodstock Police Service

Seven New Auxiliary volunteers have been sworn in with The Woodstock Police Service.

Operation Northern Spotlight Makes 12 Human Trafficking Charges

OPP released their stats from Operation Northern Spotlight, an initiative against human trafficking.

Terry Fox Run Raises $26,000 in Woodstock

"This was the third highest total that Woodstock has had since the beginning of the Marathon of Hope." 

Woodstock Man Accused of Trafficking Heroin

Woodstock Police say a search warrant produced heroin, marijuana, stolen property, cash and weapons.

Fatal Crash Near Thamesford

Police are investigating a serious crash near Thamesford after a vehicle collided with a train this morning.

Police Recover Stolen Goods

Woodstock Police are looking to return some stolen items back to their rightful owners.