The little Port Elgin train is officially for sale

Andy and Debbie Hess are disappointed that the Port Elgin and North Shore Railroad will not be operating this summer after running the train...

Last day for Dan Russell as G. C. Huston Principal

It was a momentous and emotional time for everyone who attended the last day of school on June 28th, as local principal, Dan Russell,...

‘Connection between Math and Music’ – Part 4 – the final segment

On Friday, June 15ht, renowned mathematician Mike Sterling will present the last in the series of 'Geometry of Music: Part 4 at the Bruce...

Bruce County Museum receives special visitors

Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre (BCM&CC) in Southampton had special visitors on Sunday, May 27th when Neil Turok, Executive Director of the Perimeter...

Men ‘Walk a Mile in HER Shoes’ to raise awareness

Mother Nature definitely co-operated for the 5th annual 'Walk a Mile in HER Shoes' fundraiser for the Women's House Serving Bruce and Grey as...

Hurricane Hazel’s path left its mark on Southampton

This week, October 15th - 18th marks the anniversary of Hurricane Hazel as she swept through southwestern Ontario in 1954 leaving death and destruction...

Plaque recognizes Southampton contribution to the Mosquito Bomber

While Sunday, July 2nd, continued Canada's 150th celebration weekend, it was also time for another celebration ... recognition of the World War II Mosquito...

When is a tote more than a tote? When it’s a Labour of Love

She thought it was a St. Patrick's Day celebration but, what it was, was an appreciation by nurses and hospital staff for Pastor Darlyne...

New Piping Plover chicks are banded

The recently hatched Piping Plover chicks on Port Elgin beach were 'banded'  yesterday (July 4/14), with the exception of the one affectionately called 'the...

Piping Plovers at play

Photos by Sandy Lindsay (Saugeen Times)   Parents watch over chicks carefully            

Port’s Piping Plovers hatch

Approximately three weeks after they arrived at Port Elgin Beach, the Piping Plovers' four offspring hatched on Monday afternoon, June 23 (2014). They are the...