Local News from Thursday, August 15th, 2019
North Perth OPP Investigating Vandalism In Listowel
OPP were told by Town of North Perth staff that several signs in Memorial Park had been spray-painted. OPP are continuing to investigate.
Three People Arrested In Death Investigation In Haldimand County
Three people have been arrested in the connection to the death of a 32 year-old man from Halidmand County.They are all from the County and they appeared in a Cayuga courtroom earlier this morning.
Woodstock Woman Charged With Impaired Driving
OPP conducted a traffic stop after receiving a traffic complaint about a driver being impaired while travelling on highway 402 in the Township of Plympton-Wyoming. She is scheduled to appear in a Sarnia courtroom at a later date.
Toyota Woodstock Donates To UTRCA
The money will go towards community partnership projects, in addition to environmental projects to expand opportunities for students to participate in the Friendly City.
Road Closures And Lane Restrictions To Begin In Ingersoll
Road closures and lane restrictions will be in different areas of the town, including McKeand Street and Union Street. They will start on August 19th and go until October 31st.
Cowapolooza Returns This Weekend
Southside Park will be hosting the free event, jam packed with all sorts of games, concessions and live bands. It runs from August 16th to 18th.
Stratford Man Arrested On Several Charges
Stratford police arrested a man on a number of domestic-related charges due to an outstanding warrant. Additionally, he was charged on multiple weapons-related offences and he is expected to attend a bail hearing today.
300 Gallon Fuel Tank Stolen From A Home In Brantford
Police say the unknown suspects went to the home in between the hours of 8:30 p.m. on August 12th, 2019 and 7:00 a.m. on August 13 and stole a 300 gallon fuel tank on a silver trailer from a field on Brantford Road.
Search For Driver Fleeing Crash Continues
Police came up short despite using the canine unit to try and track down a man who fled the scene after rolling his pickup truck and ending up in a corn field.
Oxford County On Track to Achieving 100% Renewable Energy.
Staff were presented with the Energy Management Plan for 2019 at a recent Oxford County council meeting. The County achieved reduction of 5 percent in overall energy.
Mental Health The Focus of 5th Annual Fundraiser
The South Gate Centre will be hosting the 5th annual Women & Wellness Oxford County fundraiser. It is on September 27th and proceeds will go towards the Oxford County Walk-In Counselling.
Basketball Game To Support Canadian Cancer Society
Two women's college basketball teams will face off in the Oxford Pink Ribbon Basketball Challenge next month.