Farmers’ Week – seven days of agricultural learning

The 53rd Annual Grey Bruce Farmers' Week (GBFW) organized by Grey County Ag Services and County agricultural leaders began January 3rd and runs through...

Wendy’s is coming to Port Elgin

Saugeen Shores is about to get a new 'fast food' outlet following the recent Committee of Adjustment meeting. Wendy's Restaurant will be building a 2,432...

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...

Local Tim Hortons 3rd in Canada for new signage

If you've been through the drive-thrus at Tim Hortons in Port Elgin and Southampton recently, you may have noticed a big difference in signage. The...

New Police Headquarters on time and on budget

With the official sod-turning, Saugeen Shores new Police Headquarters is well underway. The official sod-turning took place on Thursday, September 13th, with the Mayor, Police...

Military Service Recognition Book – “Keepers of Remembrance”

Ontario Command is very pleased and proud to publish the Military Service Recognition Book. The book will assist in identifying and recognizing many of...

Teachers hold protest in Owen Sound over Ford government education changes

Union members gathered in Owen Sound in front of MPP Bill Walker's office in a peaceful protest over the proposed education changes by the...

Promoting the health of the Saugeen River

The Brockton Fisheries Task Force (BFTF), has just implemented a program which involves the installation of recycling and trash stations, located in major traffic...

Ralph ‘the Sign Guy’ – June 10, 2019

Southampton has lost another of her 'characters' ... those who make the community unique.  He was known as 'The Sign Guy'. To many, he appeared...

Mayor answers to the Beachers’ Association

In summerlike conditions with warm temperatures, the Port Elgin Beachers Association held its annual general meeting (AGM) again on the beach at Gobles Grove. More...

‘Heroes on the Move’ international camp expands

'Heroes on the Move' sports camp in Port Elgin is again filled to capacity this year as it celebrates its 12th anniversary. This year, there...

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...

Grey Bruce Health ratifies contract

The Board of Health for the Grey Bruce Health Unit is pleased to announce both the Board and union members have voted in favour...

River Road in Saugeen Shores closed

River Road along the Saugeen River is temporarily closed for improvements. Saugeen Shores road crews are out resurfacing the road with a new layer of...