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Cathy Pelletier

Cathy Pelletier

Cathy Pelletier has been a newspaper journalist/editor since 1998. Before that she was published in magazines as a reporter and as a fiction writer. She is a two-time winner of OCNA awards for her columns. In 2017 she and husband Bob Liddycoat launched the online Thorold News before merging with Village Media in Dec. 2018. Currently, she is a writer for ThoroldNews.com

Recent Work by Cathy

Sin, Sex and the CIA promises pratfalls and mystery

Sin, Sex and the CIA promises pratfalls and mystery

TCT's new spring comedy kicks off this Friday, March 29
Councillors “blindsided” by Thorold grow-op

Councillors “blindsided” by Thorold grow-op

The stench of a Cataract Road cannabis crop has neighbours plugging their noses.
Good news for Thorold taxpayers

Good news for Thorold taxpayers

Taxes will increase this year, but not nearly as much as originally predicted, according to Tim Whalen.
Remember when stone replaced wooden locks?

Remember when stone replaced wooden locks?

In this week's history column, we recall when the first wooden Welland Canal locks were replaced with stone; from Thorold Township and Town, 1786-1932, published by John H. Thompson
UPDATE: City launches new website

UPDATE: City launches new website

Update: The City has informed us that launch of the website will be completed tomorrow March 21
Dixon accepts reins as new Fire Chief

Dixon accepts reins as new Fire Chief

Terry Dixon was officially sworn in as Thorold’s new fire chief yesterday
LACAC awards heritage boosters

LACAC awards heritage boosters

Individuals were recognized who have contributed to the city's history
Karma Kameleon chefs crowned soup king and queen, again

Karma Kameleon chefs crowned soup king and queen, again

Multiple awards for Thorold Gastropub owners
Prepare for planting

Prepare for planting

Spring is right around the corner, and so is Thorold’s annual charity Fertilizer Sale
Construction over next week west of Thorold Tunnel

Construction over next week west of Thorold Tunnel

Intermittent highway work is scheduled.