New back-to-school education plans for September begin

Minister of Education Stephen Lecce announced today that some school boards in Ontario will begin the 2020 – 2021 school year using a conventional...

Town and Police partnering on bike safety

In a recent media release, the Town of Saugeen Shores and Saugeen Shores Police Services announced that they are partnering this summer to share...

Local Saugeen Shores Police receive a drive-by appreciation

Horns were honking on Wednesday as the SouthPort Church congregation showed their appreciation for the local police service in a drive-by parade of vehicles. The...

No 2020 Christmas cheer from Chantry Cham-bettes

With regrets, the Chantry Island Cham-bettes announce the cancellation of the 2020 Christmas Tour of Homes, scheduled for November 13th and 14th, 2020. For the...

A break and enter at a local Port Elgin eatery

On Tuesday, July 28th officers responded to a report of break and enter at a local business. During the overnight hours from July 27 to...

Crime Stoppers: Unsolved crime – Silver Mercedes car-jacked

Crime Stoppers of Grey Bruce and the South Bruce OPP are seeking the public's help in locating a stolen vehicle. Around 9:45 p.m. on July...

Vehicle stop results in significant drug seizure

Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crimes Unit (CSCU) and members of the Hanover Police Service worked together on a drug...

Get Wild with the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre!

Are you looking to get wild this summer? Join the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre for virtual programs with 'Speaking of Wildlife'. Each Wednesday...

Walkerton Clean Water Centre pilot test a success

The Walkerton Clean Water Centre (WCWC) recently completed a pilot testing project with the Township of Tay to address seasonal taste and odour events. Tay is...

Rotary past-District Governor says Rotary is changing

Rotarian Tony Sheard recently completed his term as Rotary District Governor, having also served as past-President of Southampton Rotary Club. Sheard, who has been a...

Liv-A-Little doesn’t give up when it comes to hope and health

For several years in Saugeen Shores, August has become known as 'Paint the Town Purple' month as residents and businesses adorn their homes and...

Marine Heritage Festival: Looking back … 2013 – 2015

As with most events due to COVID-19 being cancelled, the popular Marine Heritage Festival in Southampton has been cancelled. In the days leading up to...

Saugeen Shores: Drug Trafficking and Assaulting a Police Officer

On July 26, 2020 at 2:26pm two officers were dispatched to investigate a male who was suspected of consuming drugs in a public park...

New Island Garden at regional hospital welcomes visitors

The volunteer group, Neighbourwoods North, has kicked off their newest project at the Owen Sound Hospital and have begun work to create a welcoming...