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Today's date: Friday June 23, 2017 Vol 50 Issue 25
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Teens taken to hospital after fall over dam

Teens taken to hospital after fall over dam

Police are reminding swimmers and hikers to keep safe after two accidents within two days at local parks. On June 21 at about 5:15pm, emergency crews responded to a call along the Grand River in Bissell Park in Elora.

Owners cry foul after poultry plucked from private property

WELLINGTON NORTH - Police are looking for clues after someone allegedly stole close to 50 birds last weekend from two properties southwest of Arthur.

Drinking and driving

On June 9 at about 9pm, Wellington County OPP officers were conducting a RIDE program at Roszell Road and Townline Road.

Speeders of the Week

On June 8 at about 7:50am, a Wellington County OPP officer was monitoring traffic on Highway 6 near Laird Road in Guelph.

Crime of the Week

WELLINGTON NORTH - Sometime overnight on May 7, a theft occurred from a construction site on Sideroad 2 West, south of Mount Forest.

‘Operation Freeze’ on this summer

WELLINGTON CTY. - The OPP is partnering once again with Mac’s Convenience Stores across Ontario for this year’s Operation Freeze.

Driver taken to Hamilton hospital after serious crash

WELLINGTON NORTH - A driver was sent to a Hamilton hospital in critical condition following a serious crash here last week.

Man assaults officer

MINTO - On June 6 at about 9:15am a Wellington County OPP officer saw a man with a suspended licence driving an ATV in Clifford. The male suspect fled on the ATV from the officer.

Cell phone stolen

GUELPH-ERAMOSA - A Brampton woman has been charged after a conservation area attendant here had a personal cell phone stolen last weekend.

Break-in, theft

GUELPH-ERAMOSA - On June 8 Wellington County OPP officers were dispatched to a break-in at a residence on Fife Road here.

Prohibited weapon

GUELPH - A Rockwood man faces a weapon charge after an odd situation here last week.

Boats stolen

CENTRE WELLINGTON - On June 10 at about 11:30am, Wellington County OPP received a report of two stolen boats from the Belwood Lake Conservation Area.

Vehicle stolen

HARRISTON - On June 11 at about 12:30am, Wellington County OPP officers responded to an alarm at a business on Arthur Street West here.

Tools taken

PALMERSTON - On June 9 Wellington County OPP responded to a stolen tools report at a building job site on Main Street West here.

Two Fergus men charged after drug bust

FERGUS - Two local men have been charged following a drug bust here on June 21.
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Sounds of Support festival in Rockwood benefits local Syrian refugee family
Teens taken to hospital after fall over dam
Two Fergus men charged after drug bust
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