Ontario announces first steps to fight COVID-19 Crisis

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson is pleased the provincial government has taken several extraordinary steps to help people and businesses during the unprecedented challenges created...

White Ribbon campaign shows appreciation for health care providers and first responders.

Our health care providers and first responders are working above and beyond the call of duty these days and one way to show them...

Quarantine Act goes into effect to mandate self-isolation

For anyone returning to Canada, as of midnight today (Mar. 26), the Quarantine Act will be enforced and it will be mandatory to self-isolate...

More cancellations due to COVID-19

Several cancellations continue as a result of the COVID-19 virus. Among them in Saugeen Shores is the Rotary Spring Home & Garden Show.  The popular...

Bruce Power comes through once again for communities

Mike Rencheck, President and CEO of Bruce Power, released a statement today (Mar. 24th) regarding the company’s latest efforts to support the efforts of...

Bruce Power supports electricity relief during COVID-19

Ontario Premier Doug Ford, Energy Minister Greg Rickford and Associate Energy Minister Bill Walker announced today that the province will lower electricity rates for...

Saugeen Shores declares State of Emergency – stay home says Mayor

The Town of Saugeen Shores has declared a state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Town’s Emergency Control Group (ECG) met...

NEW Video – A large visitor peruses local Southampton neighbourhood

There was excitement in a Southampton neighbourhood when it had a large visitor of the furry kind yesterday, Monday afternoon (March 23rd). https://www.facebook.com/44Nmedia/videos/219988535871675/   A black bear...

Bruce County declares State of Emergency

Bruce County Warden Mitch Twolan has officially declared a state of emergency in response to COVID-19. “The decision to declare a state of emergency is...

New COVID-19 case confirmed in Grey Bruce

In a release today, March 23rd, the Grey Bruce Public Health Unit has reported that another case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Grey...

Former professor of pathology sets out precautions that should be taken

James Robb, MD, a former professor of pathology at the University of California San Diego, and one of the first molecular virologists in the...

Self-Isolation for All International Travellers

The Grey Bruce Health Unit urgently reminds all international travellers of the requirement to self-isolate for fourteen days, beginning upon the first day of...

1918 Public Notice: Is history repeating itself?

While the world is going through a 'pandemic', it is not the first. The first recorded was typhus in ancient Athens where approximately 100,000 people...

Neighbours get together for ‘social distancing conversation’

It was a bright, sunny but cool day on Sunday, March 22nd, as neighbours in Southampton (ON) decided that they would responsibly get together...