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Careless driving charges laid against woman

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Careless driving charges laid against woman

A Port Colborne woman who crashed her car twice within an hour Sunday afternoon faces two counts of careless driving, said Niagara Regional Police. Police spokesman Const. Phil Gavin said each charge comes with a $400 fine and $90 victim surcharge. If convicted, each charge also places six demerit points on a driver’s licence. Const. […]

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Driver crashes twice within an hour

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Driver crashes twice within an hour

A female driver wasn’t having a great day Sunday, as she crashed her car twice within the span of an hour in Port Colborne. Niagara Regional Police, Niagara EMS paramedics and Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services were first called to the area of Mellanby Ave. and Killaly St. West at 3:20 p.m. for the […]

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Two youths charged with arson

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Two youths charged with arson

Two 14 year olds were arrested and charged with arson in connection with a fire this past Monday in Welland. Niagara Regional Police said the two, who can’t be named due to the Youth Criminal Justice Act, were arrested on Thursday and Friday.  Welland Fire and Emergency Services firefighters were called to 111 Victoria St. Monday just […]

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Unique partnership to benefit fire service

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Unique partnership to benefit fire service

Wainfleet Fire and Emergency Services has entered into a unique partnership, and first of its kind in Niagara, with local real estate agent Robbin Corry that will benefit firefighters and the community. For every home Corry, a sales representative with Royal LePage Niagara Real Estate Centre in Welland, sells in Wainfleet, a portion of her […]

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Gas line ruptured

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Gas line ruptured

  A 1/2 inch gas line on King St. in Port Colborne was ruptured Wednesday afternoon after being struck by a backhoe. Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services responded to the scene and shut down King St. between Killaly St. West and Delhi St. Enbridge Gas was called in to stop the leak and fix […]

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