Congratulations to a Southampton couple celebrating their Emerald anniversary

  Mary and Duncan McCallum of Southampton celebrated their 55th anniversary on May 9th (according to sources) The 55th anniversary is known as the 'Emerald' anniversary...

Volunteers try to save fish that have gone awry

On May 10th, a volunteer group of concerned sportsmen led by Jason Simpson of Southampton spent about four hours rescuing almost 60 rainbow trout...

‘Hike for Hospice’ a testament to outpouring of community support

Saugeen Shores 'Hike for Hospice' 2019 exceeded all expectations in raising funds. The 'Hikers' more than tripled the 2019 goal of $8,000, raising over $26,000...

Director of Education accepts position at St. Michael’s College School

The Director of Education for the Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board, Jamie McKinnon, has been appointed Principal of St. Michael’s College School. St. Michael’s...

‘Open Doorways’ – the Mental Health Journey

In 2018, the Bruce Country Museum and Cultural Centre hosted the exhibit 'Breaking the Silence' during Mental Health Week.  This year, building on that...

The facts on Bruce Rd. 25 reconstruction in Port Elgin

Bruce County and the Town of Saugeen Shores are working together on the reconstruction of Bruce Road 25 (CAW/Unifor road) west of Highway...

Bruce Power Executive Vice President explains NII location selection process

The Nuclear Innovation Institute (NII) and the University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Nuclear Research Centre (ANRC) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding on May 7th. The...

Nuclear Innovation Institute secures international partner

The Nuclear Innovation Institute (NII) and the University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Nuclear Research Centre (ANRC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish the first...

Port Elgin Beachers’ survey asks for residents’ feedback

Port Elgin Beachers' Organization strives to maintain and enhance the beaches within its area that include Gobles Grove and beyond along the Lake Huron...

A first-class truck serves first-class Hot Dogs

Most local residents, and some visitors, know about the famous 'hot dog' truck located at Mowbray's Canadian Tire in Port Elgin.  According to many,...

Diversion from the landfill can help health care

The Student Advisory Council (SAC) of Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) in Port Elgin has begun yet another 'green' project. The group, in collaboration with...

Port Elgin United Church celebrates 20th Anniversary of the Bruce Street Location

In the spring of 1999, the congregation of Port Elgin United Church marched from Mill Street to the newly built Bruce Street location. It...

Tree sale again exceeds expectations

The annual tree sale in Saugeen Shores again exceeded expectations as trees were sold out, with many residents requiring planting. Each household could purchase three...

Saugeen Shores far surpasses goal at Hike for Hospice

On Sunday, May 5th (2019) communities throughout Grey and Bruce counties  participated in the National 'Hike for Hospice'.  This event is meant to raise...