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Lincoln to host cannabis open houses

The Town of Lincoln is hosting a series of open houses to gather input on pending municipal cannabis production Official Plan and bylaw changes. The first meeting is set for Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 2-4 p.m. in town hall’s council ...

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WLMH obstetricians’ privileges extended at NHS

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow It was down to the 11th hour, but West Lincoln Memorial Hospital obstetricians (OBs) will have privileges extended to Niagara Health Systems’ St. Catharines General (SCG) site. The decision was unveil ...

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Accident sends motorcyclist to hospital

A car/motorcyle accident at Silver Street/Krick Road has sent the motorcyclist to hospital with life-threatening injuries. Monday night, Oct. 14, at about 7:30 p.m., police, fire and emergency services responded to reports of a co ...

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Lincoln firm offers a homegrown solution to cannabis odour

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While there are many firms which may be able to offer a potential solution to cannabis odour issues, Lincoln may have a homegrown remedy. When Paul Muldowney and Jim Calagoure read a story in the Sept. ...

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Grimsby divests itself of the biodigester

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Grimsby Town Council reached the end of a very long, winding and expensive road Monday night with the approval of the sale of Grimsby Energy’s biodigester to Miller Waste Systems’ White Owl Ltd. The ...

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HHS closes WLMH obstetrics until Fall ’20

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow West Lincoln Memorial Hospital’s vaunted obstetrics ward will be closed for business for a year after Hamilton Health Sciences officials dropped that bombshell on staff last Thursday. HHS rolled out t ...

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West Lincoln stalwart, Dave Willis, dead at 74

Dave Willis of Smithville passed away suddenly on Tuesday. Willis was a mainstay with groups and events in West Lincoln and Smithville for decades. He was the charter chairman of the new West Lincoln Kiwanis Club and long-time cha ...

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UPDATE – Missing Grimsby man found dead

Thursday, Aug. 1, at approximately 4:30 p.m. uniform officers from the 8 District Grimsby office of the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) responded to Sandy Cove Drive in Lincoln for a report of a found body in Lake Ontario, ...

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Grimsby hires new CAO

After five months of searching, researching, whittling to a short list and interviewing, the Town of Grimsby has its new chief administrative officer, Harry Schlange. Mayor Jeff Jordan made the announcement via a press release Fri ...

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Grimsby council greenlights bio civil suit

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow After a closed session debate Monday night, Grimsby council has opted to proceed with a civil action against some of those involved Grimsby Energy’s biodigester project. The project, which went massiv ...

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