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New fire station goal for Wainfleet fire service

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New fire station goal for Wainfleet fire service

  Wainfleet Fire and Emergency Service’s priority for 2015 is moving forward with recommendations contained in its Fire Master Plan. One of the main recommendations contained in that plan is the need to replace Stations 1 and 2 with a combined station more centrally located at Chamber’s Corners, said a report from Wainfleet fire Chief […]

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Wyatt steps down as fall fair president

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Wyatt steps down as fall fair president

As Wainfleet Fall Fair president David Wyatt steps down, the event he was in charge of for the last nine years came off its best year yet. “Two thousand fourteen was probably the most successful … during my existence with the fair board,” said the former alderman. Revenue for the 2014 event, held in September, […]

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Drivers charged during speed enforcement blitz

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Drivers charged during speed enforcement blitz

Niagara Regional Police handed out 27 Provincial offence notices during a speed enforcement blitz in Pelham and West Lincoln Thursday. Police said the Special Enforcement Unit operated marked and unmarked vehicles between between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the two municipalities “The goal of the exercise was to educate and slow down the traveling […]

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What’s happening at the Wainfleet Township Public Library

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What’s happening at the Wainfleet Township Public Library

  What’s happening at the Wainfleet Township Public Library Monday, February 2 and 9 Knitting Circle from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Drop-in to knit together, share patterns, help each other and learn how to knit. Crocheting welcome too! Tuesday, February 3, 10 and 17 Baby Story Time from 9:30 – 10 a.m. This is a […]

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Cenotaph now in township hands

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Cenotaph now in township hands

Handing over a lifetime guarantee, Douglas Wilford passed ownership of Wainfleet’s cenotaph from a group of citizens, service clubs and a host of others to the township Tuesday. “Wainfleet now has its own cenotaph, standing proudly with flags flying right in the middle of the township,” said Wilford, who chaired the Wainfleet Cenotaph Committee. Wilford […]

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Fire destroys garage in Welland

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Fire destroys garage in Welland

Welland Fire and Emergency Services firefighters made quick work of a garage fire Wednesday morning. Firefighters, Niagara EMS paramedics and Niagara Regional Police were called to 11 Ridgewood Dr. at 10:37 a.m. for the report of a garage fire. Once on scene, firefighters found the garage, attached to the home, engulfed in flames. Thick black […]

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