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OPP marine unit kept busy as boating season begins in Essex County

Spring weather brings out the boats, and members of the Essex County OPP marine unit were busy on local waterways last weekend.

Provincial police patrolling the Detroit River Watershed laid 18 charges and 75 warnings in three days’ time, from April 17 to 19. 177 more words


Wildlife organizations offer help to prevent any more coyote problems in Amherstburg

After an Amherstburg woman’s chihuahua was snatched and killed by a coyote Wednesday, two Canadian wildlife organizations have come forward to present a non-violent solution to a possible wildlife problem. 405 more words


Second budget meeting set for Amherstburg

Amherstburg councillors will meet Monday at 5 p.m. for the second of three budget deliberation meetings.

Monday’s meeting was rescheduled from April 15 after a compromise was reached that would allow Mayor Aldo DiCarlo to be present for two of the three meetings. 134 more words


Amherstburg woman calls for action after coyote kills family dog

The agonizing cries of pain still ring in Janice Emery’s ears.

The heartbroken Amherstburg woman is raising the alarm bell about coyotes after one of the shadowy predators… 897 more words


Truck blitz in Amhersburg finds 35 per cent of vehicles unsafe

A crackdown on commercial vehicles in Amherstburg Wednesday has resulted in several charges being laid and 35 per cent of the vehicles inspected being removed from the road. 38 more words


Coyote attacks small dog prompting police warning in Amherstburg

Amherstburg police are warning pet owners in the town to be on alert after a small dog was attacked and dragged away by a coyote. 64 more words