The County of Oxford is contemplating selling surplus county-owned abandoned railway corridors.
Heather Rivers, Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Oxford County has launched the Solar Oxford Challenge, an initiative that encourages up to 16 local residents or businesses to achieve net-zero electricity.
County councillors will be asked next week to approve a solar PV net metering project to offset electricity consumed by Woodstock wastewater treatment plant.
Over the years volunteers at Oxford County Animal Rescue have seen it all -- from cats that have been tossed out windows to starvation, abuse and animal hoarding.
It was a celebration of all things summer Friday and Saturday in Norwich’s downtown core.
The threat of automation to Ontario workers is real – and especially serious for Oxford County, home to three of the province's five communities that are most vulnerable to technology replacing people.
Police have publicly identified the 57-year-old man who died after an apparent drowning at a Woodstock-area campground – one of two drowning or near-drowning investigations in the region over the long weekend.
It’s believed to be the first of its kind anywhere in Ontario, says Oxford County Warden David Mayberry.
The Oxford Community Foundation (OCF) recently received a gift of almost $25,000 to help oversee their endowment funds and make grants to organization and charities in Oxford County.
The goal of a new joint traffic initiative entitled Operation Zero is to reduce personal injuries and fatalities to virtually nothing, police say.
It’s taken some time, but Oxford’s longest-serving MPP is again a member of the provincial party in power after defeating first-time NDP candidate Tara King and Liberal James Howard.
On an April day in 1989 John Somers’ tire rod broke as he was driving home to Woodstock from his job in Brampton.
The only items left on his desk are his phone, his magnifier and a calendar.
It’s feels a little bit like back country camping but is much closer to home.
A local group of volunteers performing yard work could be responsible for saving many lives one day.
Their mission is to restore, replant and preserve what they call “pollinative pathways” across the province to ensure the survival of bee, insect and bird population.
There’s a new festival in town.
The skies dried up Tuesday morning just in time for students to learn more about the importance of water and its role in their lives.
In a community where mental health concerns have been on the forefront, one local agency is urging residents to speak out.
It was not supposed to have happened that way.