SIMCOE -- A Norfolk man who originally faced at least two dozen charges for sexual crimes against minors, from 2002 to 2015, was sentenced to jail on Friday on a single charge in Simcoe's Superior Court.
Susan Gamble, Brantford Expositor
Susan Gamble has worked at The Expositor since 1991, covering everything from consumer scams to education. She now focuses on general beat reporting, investigative stories and a weekly column that's a collection of quirky and amusing stories from the area. Previously a videographer for CKCO-TV in Kitchener, Gamble was one of the country's first female television news photographers. She has been nominated for, or won, more than 16 Ontario Newspaper Awards. She's been nominated for a Canadian Association of Journalists award for investigative reporting and a National Newspaper Award for local coverage.
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A Simcoe man who assaulted two people last November was sentenced recently to almost 10 months in jail, along with time already served.
A Brampton man, one of six people charged in a huge Simcoe drug bust last May, was sentenced to more than a year in jail on top of the year he has already served.
PORT DOVER -- The Lake Erie fishing business can use all the heavenly help it can get, says James Misner.
Scores of weapons were turned in to area police services during a month-long gun amnesty program in April.
Hailey Priest was hooked on Simcoe's Fanshawe campus from the moment she walked in the door.
With a variety of glassware in front of them – beer steins, wine goblets and balloon cognac glasses – two public health nurses were trying to make a serious point on Saturday.
A Norfolk man was given a long period of house arrest to work through counselling as he was ordered in Simcoe’s Ontario Court to deal with his addictions and mental health issues.
A Norfolk County man who snatched a purse from a senior and then injured her defender was sentenced to a year in jail on top of the 90 days he has already served.
A 41-year-old South Walsingham man who was arrested in possession of a variety of non-prescription drugs in October 2017 was able to plead his 13 original charges down to four in Simcoe's Ontario Court recently.
Drawn by sunshine, promises of rejuvenated homes and the chance to win traditional prizes, almost 2,000 people filed through the annual Springarama event in Simcoe over the weekend.
WATERFORD -- Larry Renton said he had no choice but to attend a sledge hockey game between Norfolk OPP and the South Coast Special Needs Kids.
A Norwich man who was like a surrogate father to his young victim was sentenced to three years in prison for grooming the young woman as a sex partner.
Hundreds of competitors using voices and a variety of instruments will be vying for trophies, scholarships and just a bit of local glory over the coming week in the annual Norfolk Musical Arts Festival.
A naked, violent man who committed a terrifying home invasion while in the midst of a psychotic break from reality was sentenced in Ontario Court last month.
Drug charges against five people were dropped in Ontario Court last month while one person took the blame for thousands of dollars worth of illegal drugs found in a Cedar Street home.
A Norfolk man who stole jewelry and electronics from a Waterford home was sentenced last month to 136 days in jail for that and several other crimes.
A Norfolk man who was part of a group of five who were arrested with about $70,000 worth of drugs in their vehicle has been sentenced to 180 days of jail and faces further charges.
A naked man who was photographed in Port Dover performing a lewd act in his vehicle won’t go to jail unless he breaks his court-ordered probation time.
SIMCOE -- The relationship between art and aging is being explored in a new exhibit at the Norfolk Arts Centre in Simcoe.