This Sunday is the Stratford Santa Claus Parade of Lights. The parade route moves along Nile, Ontario and Downie Streets with a number of road closures along the way. The parade gets started at about 4:50 p.m. that day. The following roads will be closed from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. to accommodate the parade:
The Upper Thames River Conservation Authority says we can expect some higher water levels. With rain and warmer temperatures in the forecast for the next few days most of this snow is going to melt. The UTRCA isn’t expecting any major flooding though. You’re urged to use extreme caution near all watercourses and to keep […]
The snow may be over for the week, but we’re not in the clear yet. Environment Canada says Perth and Huron Counties will likely get some freezing rain tomorrow. The agency says it shouldn’t last very long in most places but some areas could see several hours of freezing rain. If you’re planning on travelling […]
Stephen McCotter will be running in next year’s federal election. The St. Marys lawyer won the Perth-Wellington Liberal nomination earlier this week. McCotter says if elected the economy would be his main focus: McCotter believes this riding doesn’t get enough attention from the federal government. He says that’s something he’d work to fix: He’d also […]
The Stratford Police are kicking off their Festive R.I.D.E. program tonight. Inspector Sam Theocharis says taking a cab can save you a lot of money: If you’re out celebrating the season keep in mind that you can’t leave your car on Stratford streets between 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. That’s so crews can do things […]
Randy Pettapiece raised the issue of ice storm support in the legislature once again. The Perth-Wellington MPP revealed Thursday that the Liberal government has hired a consulting firm to manage the process. It’s been nearly a year since the ice storm hit the riding and communities like North Perth are still waiting for relief. Pettapiece […]
The Snow Squall Warning for Perth and Huron Counties as come to an end. The rest of the day should be nice and clear. You should still take your time on the roads though as some spots could have snow build up or slippery sections.
It’s Friday, that means it’s time for Stratford Cullitons hockey. It’s not just any other game though. Tonight is Teddy Bear Night. Fans are encouraged to bring a stuffed toy to the game and then throw that toy on to the ice when the Cullitons score their first goal. They’ll then be collected and distributed […]
Around the GOJHL tonight Leamington is in St. Marys for a showdown with the Lincolns and the Guelph Hurricanes hit Listowel to battle it out with the Cyclones.
Environment Canada has issued a Snow Squall Warning for southern Perth County and northern Huron County. The agency says you should expect heavy blowing snow and significantly reduced visibility out on the roads today. Meanwhile northern Perth County is under a Snow Squall Watch. The good news is Environment Canada expects things to clear up […]