Hospital Foundation Executive Director to say goodbye

Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation is about to lose its Executive Director. Sally Kidson who has been in the position for several years has decided to...

Ask the Pharmacist – July 3, 2018

Q) You’ve written a lot about probiotics in the last year. The two I hear recommended the most are Align and Florastor. What are...

Kincardine secures new family doctor

The Municipality of Kincardine is very pleased to announce that Council has approved an agreement with Dr. Catherine Ciszkowski to take up her medical...

The longest day of PLAY

Only a couple of days remain until the official start of summer and the Longest Day of PLAY. Kick off your summer in style...

Annual Golf Tournament for health breaks fundraising goal

There was no shortage of generosity at the 27th Annual Charity Golf Classic held at Legacy Ridge Golf & Country Club on June 1st....

Ask the Pharmacist – June 6, 2018

Q) My doctor keeps nagging me about my blood sugars but this same doctor is fine with my dad’s numbers and they’re higher than...

World’s youngest teachers honoured

The Grey Bruce Roots of Empathy program celebrated a dozen one-year-olds for their part in teaching some very important life lessons to nearly 400...

No snow doesn’t mean ‘no donation’ when it comes to health care

Although it wasn't a great winter for snowmobilers, the Southampton Snowmobile Club still came through with its annual donation to Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation. The...

Ask the Pharmacist – June 26, 2018

Q) I’ve read that taking a probiotic can help me with stress and depression. Is there any truth to this? A) Probiotics are supplements (usually...

Final designs submitted for new Markdale hospital

The final designs for the new Markdale Hospital were submitted to the Ministry of Health and Long - Term Care on may 29th for...

Masonic Lodge supports local health care

As part of its on-going support for local health care, St. Lawrence Masonic Lodge No 131 AF&AM, presented a cheque for $2,000 to Saugeen...

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)...

Grey Bruce Health Services welcomes new physicians to area

Grey Bruce Health Services (GBHS) hosted its annual reception today (Sept. 7/18) at Owen Sound Regional Hospital to welcome 10 new physicians who have...

BUTT OUT responsibly with the most littered item on earth

First of all, I am not a smoker BUT I think that the current law of NO-smoking 'ashtrays' near buildings is absolutely ludicrous. There are...