Georgian College pre-apprenticeship program receives funding

Ontario’s Government for the People is supporting students in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound so that they can prepare for rewarding, well-paying careers in the skilled trades, and employers...

MPP Walker announces funding for seniors programming in Sauble Beach

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker is pleased to announce $52,727 in Seniors Active Living Centre Program funding for the Sauble Beach Community Centre in...

Protest held over proposed beach development in Port Elgin

There was no doubt at Monday night's Saugeen Shores Council meeting (Nov. 25/19) that there are people who are angry over the proposed revitalization...

Volunteers vital to Rail Trail system maintenance and development

Without the volunteers, there would virtually be no Rail Trail system in Saugeen Shores. The many members of the not-for-profit Saugeen Rail Trail donate thousands...

Breakwater refurbishment begins at Port Elgin Harbour

Rehabilitation of the Port Elgin breakwater has begun in a project led by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO). Equipment and supplies have arrived at...

Routine dental care coming for low-income seniors

As part of its comprehensive plan to end hallway health care, Ontario is investing in programs that keep seniors healthy in their communities longer. Each...

Who is in charge? asks reader

To the Editor: I have been following the Port Elgin beach front issue for some time now.  Everyone is concerned about how best to use...

Province delivers health care funding

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker has announced that three local hospital corporations are receiving $6,661,000 in funding from the province. Ontario is taking further action...

Remembrance Day in Southampton

Although the day was crisp in temperature at the Southampton Cenotaph, there was no rain, very little wind and the snow held off until...

Allowing second water meter not precedent setting says Mayor

On October 15th, 2019, Mark Gdak made a Delegation to the Committee of the Whole to request a second water service on his property...

Organizations and players eager to get the ball rolling for the Lamont Sports Park

The Kraft Heinz Play Project win of $250,000, has the ball rolling in Saugeen Shores for the Lamont Sports Park. On Wednesday, November 6th, at...

Town of Saugeen Shores achieves $100 million in construction value

Putting the Town on path to reaching a new record in construction value, Saugeen Shores has surpassed $100 million in construction value in 2019. As...

MPP Walker announces Green Infrastructure funding stream

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker says local municipalities can benefit from the government’s new infrastructure investments for critical local water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure. Communities...

Plex is preferred site for proposed aquatic recreation facility

A location decision for the proposed aquatic recreation centre in Saugeen Shores has finally been made as Town Council voted on Monday night and...