re:Fashion – a unique exhibit of fashion-inspired art at Bruce County Museum

Once again Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre has brought in a stunning exhibit of artefacts, "re-fashion", in collaboration with the Wellington County Museum...

Bluewater elementary schools to close January 24th due to strike action by ETFO

The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) have provided notice that Bluewater District School Board will be included in the next round of provincial...

Canadian Big Band Celebration helps foster young musical talent

Saugeen District Senior School (SDSS) received funding from the Canadian Big Band Celebration (CBBC) on Friday, January 18th. CBBC is held each year in September...

Bruce Power recognized on list of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People

For the ninth year in a row, Bruce Power is being recognized by Canada’s Top Employers for Young People as a national leader in...

Municipal Innovation Council launches partnership with NII

Municipalities facing a host of common challenges have agreed to work together to find new and better ways of meeting the needs of people...

Male charged with Stolen Vehicle, Resist Officer and Possession of a Weapon – 2020-05

On January 13th at 5:00 p.m., an officer on general patrol observed a suspicious vehicle on Arlington Street in Port Elgin. The vehicle was running...

PARC 55+ News

Our regular games day at Parc 55+ on Monday was a wonderfully successful afternoon. Here are the results: The cribbage players had a great time even...

All major Ontario teacher unions now in ‘job action’

Within the Bluewater District School Board (BWDSB), members of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation (OSSTF) all hit the picket line on Wednesday, January...

Annual fundraiser helps support children

In 2020, the Mission Zimbabwe Project and the children and workers at the Village of Hope and Vimbainesu Children’s Home is again holding an...

Bluewater schools closed January 15th due to strike action

Bluewater District School Board will be included in the next round of provincial strike action planned for Wednesday, January 15, 2020. In Bluewater District School...

SDSS growing and students fundraising for ‘Playscape Beautification and Enhancement’

Saugeen District Senior School (SDSS) is another step closer to getting completing a 'Playscape Beautification and Enhancement Project' thanks to a corporate donation. Neil Tanaka...

Couple charged with theft of snowmobiles and mischief

On Sunday, January 12th at 8:51am officers received a call about a theft in progress at an address in Southampton. The complainant provided responding officers...

The women who served in war time

Vivian Winnifred Sees Vivian was born in Port Elgin in 1923 and was one of the three daughters and two sons of Fred and Ruby...

Let’s work together say Beach Preservers in Port Elgin

Saugeen Shores 'Beach Preservers' is requesting a  "charrette", which is a collaborative effort used by many municipalities to brainstorm design ideas for development projects...