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Woman falls from train bridge

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Woman falls from train bridge

Welland firefighters had to crawl through a maze of metal beams below a train bridge to get to a patient Sunday night. Welland Fire and Emergency Services platoon chief Dan Marr said a call came in for a female that had fallen from the train bridge, Bridge 15, over the recreational canal. “We found a […]

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ATV rider in critical condition

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ATV rider in critical condition

A 46 year old Welland man is in critical condition at Hamilton General Hospital after crashing his ATV on railway tracks inside Townline Tunnel Sunday afternoon, said Niagara Regional Police. Welland Fire and Emergency Services Platoon Chief John Infantino said firefighters were called to the scene when other ATV riders came across the male inside […]

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ATV rider crashes inside tunnel

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ATV rider crashes inside tunnel

A male was airlifted to hospital following an ATV crash on the railway tracks inside Townline Tunnel Sunday afternoon. Welland Fire and Emergency Services Platoon Chief John Infantino said firefighters were called when another ATV rider came across the male inside the tunnel, which runs adjacent to Townline Tunnel Rd. “There was an ATV rider […]

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Domenic’s Diner owner devastated after fire at restaurant

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Domenic’s Diner owner devastated after fire at restaurant

  Domenic Chirico will try and reopen Domenic’s Diner as quickly as he can after a fire tore through the popular restaurant Tuesday night. “I’ve never had anything like this happen before in my life … this is a shocker to me,” said Chirico as he watched Thorold Fire and Emergency Services firefighters work around the […]

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Grass fire in Port Colborne

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Grass fire in Port Colborne

Niagara Regional Police brought in a K9 officer and his service dog to search an area of brush behind Stonebridge Dr. and Petersburg Circle in Port Colborne after a grass fire Thursday night. Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services chief Tom Cartwright said approximately one acre of grass and brush was on fire, and it […]

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Port Colborne residents face drug charges

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Port Colborne residents face drug charges

Two Port Colborne residents face drug and weapon charges after Niagara Regional Police executed a search warrant at a St. Arnaud St. home Monday, April 7. Police said members of the Welland street unit and uniform officers began an investigation into drug trafficking in the city in March. Monday, they arrested a male suspect and […]

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