Flea market returns to Port Elgin Main Beach

Despite a cool damp day on Wednesday June 30th, the first Port Elgin Beach flea market returned for another summer. While there were only 25...

Why is nature’s wildlife food being destroyed asks reader

My husband and I took  a walk along North Shore Road today, only to find that all the wild flowers along the multi-use path...

The flora and fauna of Southampton comes alive in Spring

It is still officially Spring and, in Southampton, that means wildlife begins to meander through the yards of residents, particularly, near the wide forest...

Low water level a threat to watershed

Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority has declared a Level 1 Low Water Condition for the entire watershed in response to persistent dry conditions and is...

Saugeen Rail Trail volunteers are on the Spring move

Saugeen Shores Rail Trail Association's  Joyce Scammel says that the Saugeen Rail Trail is thrilled when volunteer neighbours, like Dr. Ludmila Dolezalova plant, water...

Suspected link between Lyme disease and climate change

On May 17th, the Georgian Bluffs Climate Action Team (GBCAT) hosted a virtual presentation about Lyme Disease and its connection to climate change. Dr. Anne...

Owen Sound Field Naturalists News – May, 2021

Early in the last week of April, Kiah Jasper of the Bruce Birding Club looked at the weather projections and made his own bird...

Every day is earth day for this Southampton couple

A Neighbour's Appreciation by Norman Wilkie Earth day is every day for this Southampton couple as they fill their days with collecting refuse left by others....

Spring – a time to be out-of-doors

            For larger views, Click on Images "There's nothing like Spring and the sounds of the birds it brings," says Doug Lein.    

Bruce Power and Bruce County Museum partner for Earth Week

In celebration of Earth Week, Bruce Power has partnered with the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre to offer a FREE digital field trip...

SVCA does not recommend approval of proposed beach development says reader

The SVCA has reviewed the Port Elgin Beach Hazard Assessment by Shoreplan Engineering, the Plan of Survey from Hewitt and Mile Limited (Ontario Land...

Ordering begins today for annual subsidized tree sale

The annual Saugeen Shores Tree Sale will take place once again this spring. Residents of the municipality can order trees online through the Town...

Patio fees being waived for 2021 Patio Season

The Town of Saugeen Shores is now accepting applications for the 2021 patio season. Local restaurants and retailers are eligible to complete an application...

Huron Haven gets a major facelift

Huron Haven Motel, south of High Street on Huron Street in Southampton, is undergoing a major renovation after being sold by Brian Vokes last...