Police Briefs

CK police briefs - Saturday, December 9, 2023

A Chatham man is facing charges of robbery, possession of stolen property, and resisting a peace officer.

Salvation Army Kettle. (Photo by Matt Weverink)

Red Kettle campaign falling behind

The organization is asking the community for help with as donations are needed to reach its annual fundraising goal.

Advertising pilot project could be coming to CK arenas

Some sports groups in Chatham-Kent could benefit from future advertising at municipal arenas if a two-year pilot project is approved by councillors at their meeting Monday night.

An explosion in downtown Wheatley on August 26, 2021 brings a building down to rubble  (Screengrab via Chatham-Kent Fire Twitter)

More dilapidated buildings in downtown Wheatley to come down

The demolition of more buildings in downtown Wheatley will begin on Monday.

Charges laid six months after deadly crash near Ridgetown

A Chatham woman has been charged in connection to a fatal crash near Ridgetown this summer.

Woman places a ballot into a ballot box. © Can Stock Photo / gina_sanders

Lambton-Kent-Middlesex Conservative nomination period ends Sunday

Anyone interested in running for the seat has until 5 p.m. Sunday, December 10 to file their nominations.

Local animal shelter struggling with increased surrenders

Pet and Wildlife Rescue in Chatham has taken in over 500 dogs in 2023.

Chatham woman turns a dollar into $100K

A woman from Chatham got a nice return on the one dollar she spent playing Encore in a Lotto 6/49 draw this summer.