Skip to content

Top 5 read stories this week ending October 7

Steve Nease
Steve Nease

In case you missed the local news this week, here are the stories that captured the most attention of Oakville News readers for the week ending September 30. They range from invasive lanternflies spotted in town to a senior taken in a home repair scam to Halton police making headway in curbing vehicle thefts.

Cartoonist Steve Nease's humorous take on a current event. 

Top Groan of the week

A lumberjack went into a magic forest to cut a tree. Upon arrival, he started to swing at the tree when it shouted:

"Wait, I'm a talking tree!"

The lumberjack grinned and said: "And you will dialogue!"

Top five read stories for the week ending October 7