Retired teacher throws his hat in the ring for upcoming election

Bud Halpin has submitted his name for Councillor representing the Port Elgin Ward in Saugeen Shores in the upcoming Municipal election. "During my 22 year...

Port Elgin Legion bingo keeps adding up the winners

Congratulations to Carrie Cramp the most recent bingo jackpot winner on May 31, 2023 at the Port Elgin Legion Branch 340 Bingo. This is Carrie’s...

OPG in Bruce County: Community Update – June, 2022

  Working together:  Ontario Power Generation (OPG) and Bruce Power recently released their annual Collaboration Report for 2021, highlighting how we work together on nuclear-station refurbishments and...

Probus members learn more about the value of live theatre

Each month, the Saugeen Shores Men's PROBUS club meets at the Port Elgin Legion where they have the opportunity to socialize and listen to...

Creative Writing Contest: An Honourable Mention to ‘Silver Linings’

"Sometimes a story is written that is so inspiring it has to be recognized," says Luz-Maria Alvarez-Wilson, who began a writing contest that was...

The name says it all as new owners take the helm at Independent Grocer

Following the retirement of former owner Scott Rowland and, after four months as interim Manager, Eric Vanderwerf and wife, Cassandra, are now the new...

Saugeen Shores’ Super Fan celebrating a birthday

For more than three generations, Vi Cottrill has been the #1 fan and cheerleader for all sports in Saugeen Shores. Everyone connected with hockey, baseball,...

A Gran Fondo winner – Age is just a number when it comes to...

Allan Murray of Southampton was recently 'crowned' the 'most-mature' bike rider in the 2023 Gran Fondo Lake Huron held on August 20th. The ride has...

Volunteer of the Year receives award

Ray Tomlison has been named Sally Hunt Volunteer of the Year for 2018 by Saugeen Shores Chamber of Commerce. Tomlison has been an active volunteer...

Local music student accepted into Canada’s prestigious youth band

Ask mother, Sheri Selman what she thinks of the cultural musical community in Saugeen Shores and, she will ... "want to shout to the...

Southampton resident receives Municipal Heritage Conservation Award

As we leave the turbulent year of 2020 and enter a new year, 2021, we are taking a look back at a highlight of...

Local author completes his trilogy – a poignant and humorous look at life’s stages

Just in time for Christmas gift giving, local author Bob Johnston (Rev. retired) of Southampton, has released his third book in his trilogy of...

Saugeen Shores Mayor’s statement on former Prime Minister Mulroney

Like so many Canadians, I was saddened to learn last month of the death of our former Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Brian Mulroney. Since...

Local bowlers make their mark at recent Provincials

Local junior bowlers, out of the Sunset Family Fun Centre in Port Elgin, recently took part in the Southern Ontario Provincial Singles Championships held...