Letter to the Community: Class of 2020

As a Grade 8 teacher at Saugeen District Senior School and local business owner(my partner owns Rabbit Dash) I am reaching out to our...

Open letter to Mayor and Council: beach should be protected not commercialized

To the Editor: Open letter to mayor and council Re Proposed Waterfront Proposal  Mr. Mayor, and councilors, Our waterfront is an enviable asset, that has been attracting...

List of communities putting beach developments on hold is growing says reader

Dear Editor: Despite repeated public pleas to scale down and maintain distance from the water’s edge, plans for the Cedar Crescent Village (CCV) have changed...

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...

Letters: Canada as a nation is a Grand Compromise.

Dear Editor: This age of very aggressive Conservatism and Neo-Liberalism (capitalization on purpose), venturing into the undemocratic, provokes a contradiction, maybe even a surprise for...

Sauble officials lack expertise in beach management says reader

The Strategic “Plan” for the Town of South Bruce Peninsula states that “The protection and management of the Town`s unique natural heritage and environment...

Grandmother disappointed with governments retreat on sex-ed

Open letter to: Douglas Ford, Premier of Ontario/Lisa Thompson, Ontario Minister of Education As a mother and grandmother, I must express my great disappointment and utter...

Readers return from Portugal – in day four of self-isolation

To the Editor: Sandy, Thank you so much for continuing to publish our local news. You cannot know how important it is to us when...

Let’s work together say Beach Preservers in Port Elgin

Saugeen Shores 'Beach Preservers' is requesting a  "charrette", which is a collaborative effort used by many municipalities to brainstorm design ideas for development projects...

National volunteer recipient says old house should not stand in the way of expansion

To the Editor: The Museum Addition I’m annoyed and I need to calm down to make my views clear. I’m more than annoyed, but something short...

100 Years into the Future

There is always something to do at the Museum. New exhibits come and are enjoyed and then they leave. Permanent exhibits are improved and...

Labour Councils taking a stand

The Ontario government of Doug Ford is taking a five month vacation away from the Ontario Legislature.  MPPs may work in their constituencies during...

Volunteer help with conservation program of fish

To the Editor: The Port Elgin Salmon Hatchery is empty once again after +/- 90,000 Salmon were released into Lake Huron tributaries last week. The volunteer...

Bruce Power decision to pull out of project, too hasty says reader

Re: "Vocal protesters should be ashamed of what they’ve done...", Nov. 18, 2018 Please allow me to fully endorse the rational thoughts conveyed by Marcy Berzaire...