Local News

Stratford Teenager Among Two People Facing Multiple Charges

Police say the two teenagers confronted two people near the Avon River overnight Saturday, where one of them pressed a gun against the chest of one person and demanded money. They remain in custody facing multiple charges.

Families Needed To Welcome New Students

Fanshawe College's Regional Campus in Woodstock is looking for hosts for new students. The campus is on 50 acres of landscaped property that is located at the forks of Highways 401 and 403 and it offers small classes and modern facilities for all students.

United Way Oxford Accepting Donations For Supplies For Students

The initiative helps raise money for youth to buy supplies ahead of the school year. The program is for students from junior kindergarten to Grade 6, as well as for students in Grades 7 to 12.

Excellence In Agriculture Award Applications Now Open

The province's Excellence In Agriculture Program has a new category for young farmers this year. People can submit their applications until October 11th across five different categories.

Oxford OPP Briefs

Briefs include a woman facing multiple charges in Ingersoll, including two counts of assaulting a police officer, a break, enter and theft in Ingersoll, assault charges in Ingersoll and theft in East Zorra-Tavistock.

Driver Of A Tractor-Trailer Suffers No Injuries Following Collision

The driver of a tractor-trailer was uninjured following a two-vehicle collision between Molesworth and Listowel. The road remained closed while crews removed the transport from the ditch.

Norfolk County OPP Investigate Stabbing In Simcoe

Norfolk OPP say the incident happened after 6:00 last night on West Street when the victim was injured with an edged weapon by two suspects after their confrontation escalated. The investigation is ongoing.

Brant County Among The Municipalities At AMO

Mayor David Bailey and several council members met with provincial leaders and attended various meetings to discuss issues specific to their community, including source water protection.

Quantity Of Drugs Seized From A Home in Tillsonburg

The Oxford Branch Street Crime Unit arrested a Tillsonburg man after an investigation on Queen Street, where they found a quantity of fentanyl, methamphetamine and hydromorphone, along with stolen property. He is expected to appear in a Woodstock courtroom at a later date.

Woodstock and SWOX Hold Public Consultation on Proposed Boundary Adjustment

Last night's meeting saw a great turnout from the community inside the Colombo Club. Members from both Woodstock and South-West Oxford council were on hand.

Nearly $40,000 Worth of Drugs Seized

Woodstock Police found $39,000.00 worth of cocaine, methamphetamine and fentanyl, as well as $15,000.00 of stolen property after arresting three people yesterday. The investigation is ongoing.