Canadian Tire now open and ready for Spring

Just in time for Mother's Day, Mowbray's Canadian Tire greenhouse in Port Elgin is now open and filled with perennials, trees, shrubs and annuals,...

Schools to remain closed until September

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson said that although keeping schools closed until September was “a very tough decision” it is “the right thing to do”. Maintaining the...

Hunger knows no season

When it comes to hunger, there is no season and, for the Salvation Army Food Bank, summer can be stressful. Volunteer Coordinator, Diane Thorne (L)...

New prohibitions for smoking and vaping now in effect

On October 17, 2018, the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017 (SFOA, 2017) replaced existing provincial legislation on tobacco and vapour products, and expanded its scope...

Fall Fairs continue – 162nd Arran-Tara fair unique

Fall Fairs are continuing throughout Bruce and Grey counties, the agricultural hub of southwestern Ontario where farmers meet the food needs of large urban...

SON blocks access to Reserve properties

Saugeen First Nation (SON) is taking proactive steps to protect the people of its community. Exits into leased land properties have been blocked off and...

Bruce Power opens fire training facility to local fire departments

Bruce Power held a recognition luncheon for volunteer firefighters today, while announcing the expansion of its training agreement with local fire departments. Bruce Power’s Emergency...

March, 1945 – The Canadian Army frees the Netherlands: Part 3

In March 1945, after several hard-fought battles, the Canadian Army freed the Netherlands.  On this 75th anniversary, we are pleased to be able to...

Annual Lessons and Carols – a lesson in community

Each year, the Chantry Singers present the Service of Lessons and Carols jointly with Saugeen Shores Ministerial at the Southampton United Church which fills...

Pride Month Flag Raising June 8th

The Saugeen Shores Police Service is proud to be co-hosting this year’s PRIDE Saugeen Shores “Show Your PRIDE” flag raising and BBQ. This is the...

Brucelea Haven Directors Referrals Cleared

The Provincial Ministry of Long-term Care facilities has cleared Bruce County's Brucelea Haven's Directors Referrals, following three orders that stopped admissions in July, 2019.     In...

Southampton Craft Show 2020 now cancelled

The Southampton Craft Show Committee and PRANCE has made the very difficult decision to cancel the annual July 2, 2020 Craft Show due to...

Rotary Huron Shore Run in its 31st year

There are only approximately eight weeks left until the 31st Rotary Huron Shore Run, Walk, Roll kicks off on June 1st (2019). The event is...

Wismer House announces new name and logo for craft brewery

The Wismer House has officially announced the name of Port Elgin’s first craft beer destination, Three Sheets Brewing and has released the new logo. Construction...