Bruce County delegation advocates for local needs at ROMA

A delegation of local politicians and staff, representing Bruce County, recently attended the Rural Ontario Municipal Association (ROMA) Conference held in Toronto from January...

Housing crisis a result of under-building for decades says Mayor

Following the presentation to Council at Monday's meeting (Jan. 29th) by Habitat for Humanity, the issue of affordable housing in Saugeen Shores continued with...

MNRF trying to safeguard and protect Ontario’s wildlife from illegal hunting and fishing

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) trying to safeguard deer populations against illegal hunting practices by ensuring hunters follow the provincial rules...

Funding announced for additional Hospice beds in Southern Grey-Bruce

The Ontario government is providing up to $1.5 million in one-time capital funding to Saugeen Hospice Incorporated to support the construction of six (6)...

Saugeen Shores looking forward to a year of celebration

As the New Year begins, Saugeen Shores is also heading into the 25th Anniversary year of amalgamation that brought the three communities of Southampton,...

WES for Youth Online uses OTF Grant to advance Mental Health E-Counselling

In November, MPP Lisa Thompson met with representatives from WES for Youth Online to formally congratulate them on work done as a result of...

Local infrastructure funding will help create jobs for economic growth in Huron-Bruce

The Ontario government is investing $20,279,307in Huron and Bruce Counties to help renew and rehabilitate critical infrastructure. The funding is being delivered through the Ontario...

An opportunity to be on the Right Side of History says reader

Dear Editor, Nearly four years ago, I wrote my first letter regarding the proposed Deep Geological Repository for spent nuclear fuel in South Bruce.  At...

Isotopes motion by local MPP Rick Byers receives all-party support

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Rick Byers is pleased his Private Members’ Motion in support of medical isotopes passed the Ontario Legislature unanimously Tuesday evening. The motion “That,...

Saugeen Shores Sparks Training Centre for skilled trades

There has been increasing talk about the shortage of skilled trades workers in Ontario but a new initiative in Saugeen Shores is sparking interest...

Ontario Investing in apprenticeship training in Georgian College

The Ontario government is investing $245,000 to enhance apprenticeship training at Georgian College that will help more people in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound get the skills to...

Huron-Bruce NDP honours McQuails for four decades of service

The Huron-Bruce New Democratic Party (NDP) Riding Association came together on August 24th, 2023 to host an unforgettable fundraising dinner at the historic Livery...

WOWC builds on municipal-provincial collaboration and regional advocacy at AMO 2023

The Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (WOWC) continued to build on its meaningful and critical partnerships with representatives of the Province of Ontario, during the...

Less news consumed by the Canadian public is a bad thing for democracy

The Hon. Michelle Rempel Garner is a Conservative member of the House of Commons from Calgary and a member of the Standing Committee of...