Local News from Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
Additional Charges Issued In Property Crime Project In July
Woodstock Police have issued additional charges in relation to a property crime that occurred in July. Two people from Woodstock have been charged.
Princeton Wastewater Servicing Review Deferred
Today's meeting was supposed to see council give a recommendation to the Township of Blandford-Blenheim on a planning study, which would include a comprehensive review. The Township and council will discuss further at a meeting on September 25th.
Oxford County OPP Briefs
Briefs include two sexual assault charges, gas theft, mischief and stolen shrubbery.
Multiple Offences Issued In RIDE Program Over Civic Holiday Weekend
RIDE programs were in effect over the Civic Long Weekend in Woodstock. Police would like to remind anyone with any information about distracted drivers, aggressive drivers or impaired drivers to contact them immediately to help keep roads safe.
Shakespeare In The Park
Centennial Park in Ingersoll will be the host of one of Shakespeare's biggest plays. On Friday, the Driftwood Theatre Group will be presenting Midsummer Night's Dream.
Alleged Shoplifter Caught In Tillsonburg
Police arrested a man on Sunday for shoplifting. Officers say 37 year old Jeffrey Donald James Rachar of Tillsonburg was seen stealing from a Broadway Street store.
Local Youth-Led Projects Get A Big Boost
The Oxford Community Foundation along with the R-B-C Future Launch Community Challenge is contributing to local youth-run projects.
Norwich Truck n' Tractor Pull
The 12th annual Norwich Truck n' Tractor Pull is back this year. The event runs for two days, beginning on Friday.