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Tecumseh rages over Canada Post's home delivery cancellation

The campaign to halt Canada Post’s phase-out of door-to-door mail delivery continued gather steam Thursday during a town hall meeting in Tecumseh.

The town is set to become the next community to convert to community mail boxes as the federal agency moves ahead with its program launched last year. 618 more words


Crystal meth is here

By Shaun Garrity

Everyday Stanley says he rolls up his sleeve and injects himself with a liquid form of crystal meth.

The middle-aged Windsorite has been using the illegal drug since 1999 and agreed to do an interview because he wants to warn others about the dangers. 533 more words

Councillor says bromate levels too high in Windsor water

Enwin Utilities is spending $1 million for new equipment to help reduce bromate, a chemical byproduct of ozonation and a suspected carcinogen, in Windsor drinking water. 775 more words


Windsor man acquitted of Hickory Road home invasion

A Windsor man already serving jail time for other crimes was acquitted Thursday of a home invasion in which the assailant’s weapons of choice were a plumbing wrench and a can in a sock. 351 more words


Are billboards breaking city By-laws ?

By Shaun Garrity

City officials admit that the election rules around billboards need to be clarified.

A local media outlet recently reported that, technically, the lit signs are breaking the By-law. 197 more words

Flu strikes with a vengeance

Stomach flu has reared its ugly head in Windsor and Essex County.

Those unlucky ones who have had the virus, will tell you it’s not pleasant. 349 more words


Jarvis: The only thing worse...

The only thing worse than an ugly City Hall is an ugly City Hall that’s over budget.

When city council approved the new City Hall, the building was to cost $19.4 million, with other costs, like demolishing the existing building, parking and a new public square, bringing the total to $34.75 million. 826 more words