Local MPPs welcome plan to reduce taxes on employers, boost job creation and help...

The Ontario government is giving municipalities the flexibility to provide property tax relief to small businesses. The province is also considering matching these reductions...

Keystone to receive funding through Roadmap to Wellness program

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker has announced that Keystone Child, Youth and Family Services will receive $121,100 in funding through the provincial government’s Roadmap...

OPG awards major contracts to local manufacturer

      Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is ensuring that provincial businesses have the opportunity to succeed during the COVID-10 pandemic.  One of those businesses is Abraflex,...

November 11, 2020: Remembrance Day with a difference

On Wednesday, 11 November, 2020, The Royal Canadian Legion, Port Elgin Branch 340, will be holding a PRIVATE SERVICE at Cenotaph Park. This year, in...

Owen Sound St. Mary’s school approved for a new addition with government funding

(L) Mascot Mustang, Alecia Lantz (Supt. Business) Quinton Rodgers (Student Council), Norm Bethune (Board Vice Chair), Lori Di Castri (Board Chair), MPP Bill Walker,...

MPP Walker announces funding for mental health and addictions supports

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker has announced that Grey Bruce Health Services will receive $382,500 in new funding for mental health and addictions programs. The...

Local MPPs acclaimed for next Provincial election

On Saturday, September 26th, 2020, members of the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party riding association for the electoral district of Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound and Huron-Bruce convened...

MPP Thompson announces new agricultural and rural grants

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson is sharing some “great news” of more than $1.1 million in new grants for local farmers, the agricultural sector, as...

Local MP comments on Speech from the Throne

Alex Ruff, Member of Parliament for Bruce–Grey–Owen Sound, released the following statement after the Government’s Speech from the Throne yesterday: “I am disappointed to see...

Province launches new screening tool for students and parents

The Ontario government has launched a new voluntary interactive screening tool to assist parents, students, and staff with the daily assessment of COVID-19 symptoms and risk...

Top 10 things parents should know about Ontario’s school reopening

In a recent media release, Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson said that, "With the return to school this year, there are a lot of questions...

MPP Huron-Bruce answers back-to-school questions in open letter

Across the Riding of Huron-Bruce, and indeed, across the province, parents are asking questions about having their children return to school in September. ‘Will...

Funding for Fall fairs due to COVID cancellations

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker is pleased the government is providing financial support to local agricultural societies to help them get through COVID-19 pandemic. The...

Minister announces support for Arts and Tourism Sectors in Huron-Bruce

On Wednesday August 12th, Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries joined Lisa Thompson, MPP for Huron-Bruce, and Bill Walker, MPP...