Bruce County Receives $285,000 Grant Funding: Launches New Talent Development Officer Position

The County of Bruce has received a $285,000 grant from the Government of Ontario, to help advance establishing a Trades and Skilled Workforce Secretariat...

Institute would be a Monolith on Fairy Lake says reader

To the Editor: The proposed Nuclear Innovation Institute is a laudable initiative sadly shoehorned into an ill-chosen site on Fairy Lake in downtown Southampton.   The three-storey...

SDSS Trades students learn through hands-on

Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS)teacher Bud Halpin is continually looking for projects for his students so that they can develop hands-on skills in the...

I am calling in my marker, says retired teacher

To the Editor; This report addresses the Grades 7 and 8 crisis --- exiling them to Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS). This report will address my...

Denny’s Dam a fish ‘school’ of activity

Denny's Dam on the Saugeen River at Southampton was a busy place on Monday, October 15th, as the Lake Huron Fishing Club (LHFC), Biotactic...

CFUW hosts a Vigil of remembrance

It was a cold, blustery, snowy day i Port Elgin (Saugeen Shores), as it usually is on December 6th.  Despite the weather however, more...

Students step up for Relay for Life against cancer

Students at Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) in Port Elgin recently held their kick-off to their upcoming 4th Relay for Life in support of ...

G. C. Huston Principal honoured by First Nations for years of service

Principal Dan Russell is winding down his days as principal of G. C. Huston Public School, 'Home of the Hawks' and, on Friday, June...

SDSS Royals have a winning day all around

Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) Royals Football Team received a grant that will go a long way for equipment. The Society of United Professionals presented...

Museum hosts Successful Seniors’ program – Chapter 55

One of the most successful programs held at the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre was 'Chapter 55 - Get Ready to Turn the...

New K.I.D.S. program rolled out in local schools

Saugeen Shores Police Service has launched a new in-school educational program called K.I.D.S.  The new program replaces the DARE (Drug Awareness Resistance Education) program...

SDSS horticulture program is more than growing plants

The horticultural program, 'Young Growers', at Saugeen District Saugeen School (SDSS) is about more than growing plants. It is about growing positive attitudes of students...

Open Letter To All Citizens of Saugeen Shores

  To All Citizens of Saugeen Shores: Consider the likelihood that the carbon-neutral energy grids of the future will rely heavily on nuclear power. Now consider that...

SDSS asks for community support in ‘I Give a Shirt’ campaign

The Sustainability Club at Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) is running the 'I GIVE A SH!RT' campaign for Waste Reduction Week, Oct. 15 –...