Sarnia and Area Local News


Local News – Sarnia Observer

Sarnia police are asking for the public’s help to locate an 80-year-old Sarnia man missing since Wednesday. Police released a photo of Thomas Currie who was last seen in the area of the Confederation Street Beer Store. He was driving a silver 2010 Kia Sportage with the licence plate AXEL 153. Currie is described as […]

9/20/2018 7:46:05 AM

Canadian music veteran Matthew Good is returning to Sarnia in February for a solo show at the Imperial Theatre. The Feb. 27 concert is a stop on Good’s first solo national tour since 2007. “We are so excited to be part of this tour,” said Brian Austin Jr., executive director of the downtown theatre. “The […]

9/20/2018 7:19:45 AM

Voter ID mailout sped up amid potential postal delivery disruption

9/19/2018 4:48:49 PM

Sarnia man hoping to use his story to caution nursing students about the dangers of drug addiction in the medical field, defence lawyer says

9/19/2018 3:42:41 PM

Sarnia’s idle BioAmber plant is expected to go back into operation following its sale under a court-monitored liquidation of the financially-troubled company’s assets. PricewaterhouseCoopers, the monitor in the court-supervised process under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act, said a Montreal court issued an order Tuesday approving a transaction to sell the plant. The court also extended […]

9/19/2018 2:12:23 PM

The Sarnia and District Labour Council has endorsed 11 candidates for Sarnia city council, including incumbents Mayor Mike Bradley and city-county councillor Dave Boushy. The other nine candidates endorsed by the labour council aren’t members of the current city council. The labour council, which includes union affiliates representing approximately 8,000 members in the Sarnia area, […]

9/19/2018 12:35:29 PM

A 29-year-old woman who was driving a motor vehicle that collided Sept. 4 with a train in the area of Waterworks Road and Confederation line has died. Sarnia police said the woman, who was the only one in the vehicle, died Tuesday. The collision happened at approximately 11 p.m. and the woman was taken to […]

9/19/2018 12:34:02 PM

A 20-year-old Sarnia man was charged with possession of marijuana and failing to comply with court orders after Lambton OPP say he was found during a search Tuesday involving a canine unit in Plympton-Wyoming. Police said officers were called out at 3 p.m. to a single-vehicle traffic incident involving minor injuries on Hillsboro Road where […]

9/19/2018 10:22:45 AM