Time to celebrate – mark your calendar

  Southampton Coliseum is about to celebrate as the renovations are now completed. On Sunday, October 20th, everyone is invited to take part in the re-opening...

Saugeen District Senior School 2019 Commencement Awards

Some 140 Saugeen District Senior School (SDSS) graduate students of 2019 returned for their commencement ceremonies on Friday, October 11th that saw the area...

It was duct-tape and face pies at Northport school – all for a good...

Friday was definitely a 'school day' as Northport Elementary School held its Terry Fox assembly to recognize fundraising efforts.   Students cheered as teachers, Mrs. Downey...

Saugeen District Commencement Awards 2019 – A ‘rapping’ Valedictorian

Every class and every Valedictorian does things his or her own way and Saugeen District Senior School (SDSS) graduating class of 2019 proved to...

Thanksgiving motor vehicle collisions on OPP highways up from last year

As Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers prepare to police some of the heaviest traffic volumes of the year, they are reporting 216 fatal motor vehicle collisions...

Bluewater School Board Director’s Thanksgiving Message

The striking beauty of Bruce and Grey Counties never ceases to amaze during the colourful fall months. As Thanksgiving approaches, we are reminded of...

Local church celebrates 100 years

Southport Pentacostal Church, now located on Hwy. 21 between Southampton and Port Elgin, has a long history and, today Sunday October 13th, is celebrating...

PARC 55+ News

Monday afternoon games time was a delight for all present. First are the cribbage players results:  Bill Morely was the big time winner because he...

Women’s House annual Masquerade gala a night of fantasy, fun and fundraising

Women's House Serving Bruce and Grey's annual Gala is a Halloween Masquerade Ball this year: a magical night to support Women's House, programs and...

Driver charged with impaired and drug trafficking

On October 5th at 9:57 pm a member of the Criminal Investigations and Drug Unit was on general patrol in Southampton when the officer observed...

Power Workers’ Union supports junior firefighter program

For the second year, the Power Workers’ Union (PWU) has presented a donation to the Junior Fire Program of Saugeen Shores. Last year, 2018, the...

OPP report 20 per cent increase in seat belt related deaths

Forty two (42) people who were not safely buckled up have died in collisions on OPP-patrolled roads so far this year, a 20 percent spike over...

Pumpkinfest weigh-in winners

When it comes to Pumpkinfest in Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores), one of the most exciting events is the annual weigh-off of giant pumpkins and...

Government and CUPE work out a deal to keep students in class

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson welcomed the news that a tentative agreement has been reached between the Crown, the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE),...