• oppcruiser

    No, it’s not movie time

    Jul 25 • 211 Views • No Comments

    Maybe he thought he was playing a video game, or living in a car-racing movie, but police lights brought a Toledo, Ohio man back to reality. Chatham-Kent OPP say one of their officers was looking for speeders when he noticed a Dodge Challenger zip past him...

  • ck police cruiser

    Hunt for helicopter after power lines cut

    Jul 25 • 293 Views • No Comments

    Chatham-Kent police are looking for a chopper that chopped down some hydro wires on Mallard line this morning. Police say no one was injured when a crop-spraying helicopter apparently knocked down several hydro lines along the rural road in North Kent. Hydro...

  • ck police cruiser 1web

    Cops get writer’s cramp doling out traffic tickets

    Jul 25 • 277 Views • No Comments

    Catching drivers breaking the law in Chatham-Kent is akin to shooting fish in a barrel: it’s hard to miss. Police conducted traffic enforcement in various spots in the municipality yesterday. In two hours, camped out on St. Clair Street near Paxton Drive,...

  • opp

    Tanker truck catches fire on Hwy. 40

    Jul 25 • 78 Views • No Comments

    A propane tanker truck caught fire on Highway 40 in Lambton County last night about 9 p.m. Fortunately, the driver was able to control the fire, which appeared to start in the brake system, according to Lambton County OPP. The Sarnia Fire Service arrived on...

Recent Posts

The Arts The Arts

cornell dancer web feature

Cornell dancers attend North American championships

Jul 16 • 207 Views • No Comments

Students from the Chatham-based Cornell School of Irish Dance, travelled to Montreal for the North American Championships recently. Andrea Dick, who competed in the...


Why should the kids have all the fun?

The Thames Art Gallery has invited four artists to teach fine art classes in the Audrey Mistele Art Studio at the Chatham Cultural Centre...

Jul 16 • 169 Views


Cockburn to headline Kingsville Folk Fest

Canadian music icon Bruce Cockburn is one of many musicians set to play the Kingsville Folk Music Festival Aug. 8-10 at the Lakeside Park...

Jul 16 • 258 Views


Kinstock rocks Dresden, raises $7K

Peace, love, music and fundraising combined to make the first ever Dresden Kinstock a success on Saturday night. Featuring music from the...

Jul 15 • 505 Views

Life Life

From left, Craig McAlorum, assistant support manager for Union Gas Chatham; Bev Webster, vice chair of ESP; and Heather Bakker and Erika Jones, ESP members checked out the plantings Saturday morning.

New trees for BME Freedom Park

Jul 22 • 261 Views • No Comments

East Side Pride (ESP) members, with the assistance of Union Gas’ Helping Hands program, replaced three flowering trees on the weekend in BME Freedom Park in Chatham....


A panoramic view

  Chatham native Devin Gallagher enjoys a breathtaking view of the Rocky Mountains while atop Panorama Ridge in...

Jul 17 • 310 Views

library new mac

IODE funds new iMac for Dresden Library

Members of the Catherine McVean Chapter of IODE have funded the purchase of a new iMac computer so that the community...

Jul 16 • 193 Views

Centre hosts self-esteem workshop

The Chatham-Kent Sexual Assault Crisis Centre is hosting a Self-Esteem Workshop – Why it Matters and How to Build It...

Jul 16 • 98 Views


Chamber earns award

Jul 23 • 84 Views • No Comments

The Chatham-Kent Chamber of Commerce received high praise recently from the Chamber Accreditation Council of Canada. The local chamber earned Accreditation with...

0710boardwalkconstruction web feature

Condo project progressing

Construction of the King Street condo project has picked up of late. Workers have been seen scrambling all over the future site of The...

Jul 16 • 460 Views

BDM Millwrights Inc., of Blenheim, is purchasing the former Aboutown Transit building on Grand Avenue East, and shifting operations this summer.

BDM coming to Chatham from Blenheim

Blenheim’s loss is Chatham’s gain, as BDM Millwrights Inc. is shifting operations to Chatham later this summer. Jim Waters, president...

Jul 16 • 246 Views


Voice celebrates first anniversary

  One year ago, we printed the first Chatham Voice. We launched the business based on what we saw as the need for a newspaper with the...

Jul 9 • 277 Views

Sports Sports

special olympics

Local athletes fare well in BC

Jul 23 • 80 Views • No Comments

Local athletes with Chatham-Kent roots brought home the bling from the Special Olympics National Summer Games held in Vancouver, BC this month. Supported by Community...

Modified mid-season champion Jeff Daniels shows off a memorial decal for Devin Tedford.

‘Teddy’ decals adorn several cars in memory of Devin Tedford

Modified mid-season champion Jeff Daniels shows off a memorial decal for Devin Tedford. Two race teams ran with heavy...

Jul 21 • 299 Views

Annika Haynes chips onto the 18th green at Maple City Country Club. The Credit Valley Golf & Country Club player is in Chatham-Kent taking part in the Ontario Junior Girls’ Championships.

Teens tearing up Maple City event

Annika Haynes chips onto the 18th green at Maple City Country Club. The Credit Valley Golf & Country Club player is...

Jul 15 • 272 Views

Sport Stocks mid-season champion Eren Vanderiviere and son Cole, pose in front of Eren’s ride. (Contributed image)

Vanderiviere on a roll at Buxton

While one long-standing rivalry seems to be mellowing, it looks a new one is brewing. Eren Vanderiviere led all 20...

Jul 15 • 144 Views

Latest News