Local News

Opioid Deaths Jump 17 Percent in Ontario

Nearly 1,500 people died from an opioid overdose in Ontario last year. Article also includes local numbers from Oxford County.

City of Woodstock Hand Out 2019 City Beautiful Awards at the Southgate Centre

The 2019 Beautiful City award winners and runners up are listed for the following categories, Residential, New Landscape, Turf-Free, Multi-Residential, Unique, Commercial, Institutional and Industrial.

All Candidates Forum in Woodstock

The Oxford Regional Labour Council is hosting an All Candidates Forum in Woodstock next Thursday at Goff Hall.

Exciting Possibilities for the Former St. James Anglican Church in Ingersoll

The St. James Anglican Church is one step closer to being a commercial building in Downtown Ingersoll. 

Making Halloween Possible For Everyone

The Friendly Ghost Costume shop offers free Halloween costumes for kids in Woodstock. It is happening on Saturday October 5th at the Goff Hall from 8:00 am to noon.

Raising Awareness About Sexual Violence

The Oxford Regional Labour Council is organizing Take Back The Night downtown. Tonight's march will be at Museum Square to raise awareness on sexual assault and other forms of sexual violence.

Wrong Way Driver Causes Violent Head On Collision on the 401 in Oxford County

Officers are amazed that nobody was killed after a violent head on collision, caused by a driver going the wrong way on the 401 in Oxford County. Four people were injured, including a father and son.

First Canadian Illness Linked to Vaping Comes from London Middlesex

A high school student from London Middlesex suffered a severe respiratory illness from vaping e-cigarettes and was just released from the ICU.

Over $6,000 In Fentanyl And Money Seized Following Drug Investigation

Woodstock Police's Criminal Intelligence and Drug Enforcement Unit, who were assisted by patrol members in uniform, arrested the suspect on September 17th. The suspect is facing multiple charges, including possession for the purpose of trafficking.

Woodstock Man Arrested in Legal Marijuana Grow Op Heist

A Woodstock man has been arrested after a break and enter at a licensed marijuana growing operation in West Grey Township. 

Woodstock City Councillor Suffers Torn Retina

Jerry Acchione had to undergo an emergency eye surgery yesterday after suffering a torn retina.