WOAA Hockey is cancelled for this winter

Dave Black, Acting Chairman of the W.O.A.A. has issued a statement cancelling Senior Men's Hockey.  "The impact of the Covid-19 outbreak has created a...

State-of-the-art ball diamonds ready for 2021

In what appears to be hardly any time at all, Saugeen First Nation has created state-of-the-art ball diamonds. The diamonds have extensive chain-link fencing along...

Quest for Gold supports local athletes

The Ontario government is helping athletes and their coaches train in Ontario and continue their quest for gold at national and international competitions. Through the...

Invasive species Awareness Program

I recently caught up with Invasive Species Awareness Program volunteers who are members of a Grey-Bruce conservation group. They were installing waist high platforms and...

Wind and waves can be a fun challenge

For some, wild weather and a rolling Lake Huron is a fun challenge.  This 'kite flyer' on Sunday, September 6th (2020), the waves and...

Southampton Cups Day evolves to Cups Week due to Covid-19

The Southampton Tennis Club (STC) usually wraps up their season with their club championship, Cups Day. It’s a month-long round robin where members play...

Regional hospital foundation raises a new fundraising record

There was no shortage of generosity at the Owen Sound Hospital Foundation’s 29th Annual Charity Golf Classic held at Legacy Ridge Golf Club on...

Golf ‘fore’ youth – a virtual fundraising tournament

There have been a tremendous amount of new and unexpected challenges faced by all of us throughout the last four months as a result...

Skate Park a popular place on a hot summer day

It's the 'dog days' of summer and almost time for back to school. Skateboarders were out in full force at the Port Elgin Skate Park...

Hope for Cancer FUNdraising golf tournament goes ahead

It was perfect weather as almost 100 golfers (the limit allowed for outdoor events during Covid-19) tee-d off at Southampton Golf and Country Club...

Have your say before August 18

Saugeen Shores Mayor Luke Charbonneau is asking the community for feedback regarding the re-opening of Centennial Pool. The Town also has a survey available on-line...

Have your Say: Town Survey on pool re-opening

  At Monday night's meeting (August 10th), Saugeen Shores Committee of Whole tentatively approved the plan to reopen Centennial Pool in the coming weeks. Staff...

Town and Police partnering on bike safety

In a recent media release, the Town of Saugeen Shores and Saugeen Shores Police Services announced that they are partnering this summer to share...

Ontario Junior (U19) Boys’ Championship

A beautiful sunny day greeted the players for round two of the Ontario Junior (U19) Boys’ Championship at Saugeen Golf Club. The competitive field...