St. Paul’s celebrates 160 years of ministry

In September 1859 under Rev. I.P. Curran, construction began on the first Anglican Church on Victoria Street in Southampton where the Lawn Bowling Club...

Astronaut and Author to be guest speaker for NII Launch Event

U.S. Colonel Mike Mullane, who completed three space missions and logged 356 hours in space aboard the Shuttles Discovery and Atlantis, will join in...

Southampton Craft Show 50th anniversary a resounding success

Despite having to change venues from the Southampton Coliseum, undergoing repairs, to the Port Elgin Plex, the 50th annual Southampton Craft Show was an...

Fairy Lake an ideal setting for Sunday night music

Mother Nature seems to be bringing out her best with warm temperatures and clear skies as the second Sunday of summer concerts took place...

“Sauble Beach is for the Birds” – some agree, others do not

The following is an article sent to us from EcoJustice, Canada's largest environmental law charity, as it appeared in 'Nature' magazine.            ...

Southampton celebrates Canada Day 2019

Despite calls for rain, Mother Nature cooperated as Canada Day celebrations in Southampton went off without a hitch. There was the annual Rotary BBQ with...

Sunday night bandshell concerts a relaxing way to enjoy a summer’s eve

The weatherman cooperated for the first of the summer Sunday night bandshell concerts in Southampton and Port Elgin. Every Sunday evening throughout the summer, residents...

History of the Victoria Cross

HISTORY OF THE VICTORIA CROSS On June 26, 1857, Her Majesty Queen Victoria, for the first time, pinned the Victoria Cross on the tunic of 62...

Chantry Island attracts visitors world wide

Chantry Island had a special visitor this past week when James Southard of the University of Kentucky stopped by and was taken on a...

Visit for your Passport to Fun & Prizes!

This summer, the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is your passport to fun and prizes! With many exhibits to explore and a variety of...

Brucedale Press to launch new book by local author

The Brucedale Press will launch a new book, 'Big Bay North Keppel - The Way It Was', on Saturday, June 29. Lynne Porter has...

Spring brings out wildlife – be on the lookout

After a long cold wet Spring, many animals are being spotted throughout the region. Thanks to two 'Samaritans' a turtle was saved crossing the Sauble...

Parish Priest has two reasons to celebrate, but it’s with mixed feelings

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Annual Kincardine Pride Parade biggest yet

The weather was perfect and it was a rainbow of colour both in the Kincardine Pride Parade and along the parade route of Queen...