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...

Visitors approve of new Beach House

The newly renovated Beach House on Port Elgin main beach opened with little fanfare but in time for the extremely hot weather on the...

All Aboard for the 8th Annual Marine Heritage Festival

The 8th annual Marine Heritage Festival in Southampton is fast approaching and activities and events are moving forward at a clipper's pace. Amy Cresswell, Marketing...

‘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...

100 Mile Food Market buys locally and Canadian whenever possible

Canada Day heralds a new age in tariffs between Canada and the United States, with Canada's going into effect today. Goods in both countries will...

First Kincardine Cruisers Night of the summer

The weather was perfect for Kincardine's first 'Cruisers Night' of the summer on Friday, June 29th. More than 400 cars and 50 motorcycles filled the...

Chesley bridge reconstruction underway

Chesley bridge reconstruction is well underway.  The bridge had to be demolished following spring flooding that brought ice flows downriver taking out the bridge pylons. The...

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,...

Summer – the perfect time to catch up on reading

SUMMER - it's finally here!  What better way to while away the hours than with a good book and thanks to Port Elgin Friend of...

Rules of the road for scooter users and non-users

On Wednesday, June 27th, Hampton Court Retirement Home parking lot was abuzz with scooters at the 'Scooter Rodeo' hosted by Pharmasave Home Health &...

Kudos … & NOTs! by ‘The Stix Man’

Kudos This is a story that I’ve wanted to tell for a while. It started after my stroke in February of 2017. As I’ve said, the...

Shoreline Artists to hold first big event of the summer

The Shoreline Artists are again preparing for their first big event of the summer, The Shoreline Artists Studio Tour on July 7th and 8th. The...

United Way hires new co-ordinator for 2018 Backpack Program

The United Way is excited to announce that Sarah Raynsford has been hired as the 2018 Backpack Program Co-ordinator. A recent graduate of St...

PRIDE in Kincardine

The 2nd Annual Kincardine PRIDE parade was bigger than ever this year as people marched in their rainbow colours in solidarity with the LGBTQ...