Category: Local News

Shelburne Resident Is $100,000 Richer Thanks To Encore

Kelly Ann Vanderbent of Shelburne said yes to Encore and won $100,000. Kelly recently returned from a trip with her daughter and was at the store picking up groceries when she decided to buy her winning ticket. “It was a

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3rd Annual Camp Lift Off is a Huge Hit with UGDSB Students

Kids in Guelph and Orangeville are spending the summer learning and having fun with friends, as Camp Lift Off celebrates its third year in the Upper Grand District School Board. This year, the camp is taking place at Parkinson Centennial

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Caledon OPP Catch Driver Going 115 km/hr In a Posted 60 km/hr. Zone

On Friday, July 14, 2017 just before 6:30 a.m., a Caledon OPP officer was conducting radar enforcement on Horseshoe Hill Road when he observed a black Ford Explorer travelling at a rate of speed much higher than the posted speed

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Emergency Crews Respond To Three Separate Fires In Wellington County

Just before 6 a.m. today, Wellington County OPP along with crews from the Town of Erin Fire Department responded to a fire at a barn at 8813 Sideroad 27, in Erin. Moments later at 6 a.m. OPP were advised of

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Wellington County OPP Officer Charged After Collision On Wellington County Road 22

Wellington County OPP responded to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Wellington County Road 22 and Concession 10 on July 17, 2017 involving an OPP cruiser. Police say just after 6 p.m., the OPP cruiser was traveling northbound

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Vehicle Hits Tree In Bolton, Driver and Passenger Charged

Just after 1 a.m. on July 16, 2017, an officer from the Caledon Detachment of the OPP was on patrol in Bolton when he observed the driver of a blue 2008 Pontiac failing to drive in a marked lane, which

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Maplerun Street Closed for Construction In Caledon

Maplerun Street will be temporarily closed at Benadir Avenue from July 20, 2017 to July 28, 2017, for curb construction by Condrain Group.  This work is part of the Livingston Subdivision construction.

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Shelburne Police Levy Multiple Charges Against Shelburne Man

Early in the morning of July 16, 2017, Shelburne Police were dispatched to an address on Marie Street, in the Town of Shelburne for a disturbance. Police arrived and spoke with a man, who was banging on the front door

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Shelburne Police Release Six-Month Statistics Report

The first six months of 2017 proved to be very busy for the Shelburne Police Service. From January 1st until June 30th the Shelburne Police Service laid a total of 1714 charges.  They are broken down as follows: Criminal Code

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Drivers Need To Be Mindful After A Deadly Weekend On Ontario Roads

A particularly tragic weekend had the OPP responding to four fatal collisions, which claimed the lives of seven people, including three motorcyclists. In a triple-fatality incident on Saturday, a pick-up truck collided with a commercial truck in northwestern Ontario killing

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Orangeville Council Approves Strategic Plan

Orangeville Forward, a strategic action plan identifying priorities for the municipality, has been approved by Orangeville City Council. The goal of the plan is to guide the responsible use of resources, ensure effective and efficient municipal service delivery and to be

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Palgrave Man Charged After A Sexual Assault At A Block Party

Caledon OPP say they got the call on July 8, 2017 to investigate a sexual assault against a 17 year-old female during a block party held in a subdivision within Palgrave. Police have charged a 36 year-old male of Palgrave

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2017 Utility Box Art Unveiled in Orangeville

Four art submissions have been selected by a jury of Orangeville’s Arts & Culture Committee to be featured on utility boxes throughout Orangeville. The Utility Box Art Display Program recognizes local artists, celebrates the Town’s culture and history, and promotes Orangeville as

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Caledon Man Charged after OPP Recover Stolen Bobcat

In May 2017, officers from the Street Crime Unit of the Caledon OPP began an investigation into a stolen Bobcat Mini Excavator from the Toronto area. As a result of the investigation, a search warrant was executed at a residence

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Orangeville Man Charged For Going 164 km/h On Hwy 401

On July 10th 2017, Northumberland  OPP say they were conducting radar on Hwy 401 in the Brighton area discovered a white Toyota Corolla traveling 164 km/h. The driver, a 23 yr old Orangeville man, was charged with Stunt Driving –

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