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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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WLMH gets provincial budget support

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While no specific dollar amounts for West Lincoln Memorial Hospital’s rebuild  announced in today’s provincial budget, Niagara West MPP Sam Oosterhoff said the budget is still great news. & ...

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UPDATED – Manhunt in Grimsby – Winston Road area – for two bank robbery suspects

UPDATED Wednesday’s manhunt for two suspects in the CIBC Grimsby bank robbery proved unsuccessful. About 1:15 p.m., Niagara Regional Police from 8 District (Grimsby) were called to CIBC in downtown Grimsby for a reported rob ...

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NRP investigate Grimsby murder

UPDATE #2 A Lincoln Park Retirement Residence official notes all is well with staff and residents at the facility in the wake of a morning murder this morning. While police conducted their investigation at the facility, Dave Bourn ...

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Biodigester now on life support

All financial options exhausted and $15 million in debt, Town will have to “loan” another $300K to keep the Sobie Road site operational By Mike Williscraft NewsNow With $15 million in liabilities and the need for an immediate ...

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