Community forests needed for future generations says reader

Dear Editor, Official Plan and Climate Change Saugeen Shores is accepting community input to the Official Plan. Here is why we need to send in our...

One public meeting not adequate says reader

To the Editor: We feel that an open public meeting is necessary and warranted to discuss the proposed lease of the Port Elgin beach front.  One public meeting when only a preliminary design...

Letter to the Editor: Clean-up on Concession 10 collects major litter

To the Editor: In preparation for Earth Day and Saugeen Shores Spring Week Clean campaign, volunteers were out on a clean-up of the 10th Concession...

Vocal protesters should be ashamed of what they’ve done says reader

To the Editor and Bruce Power: Nuclear Innovation Institute I would like to address the small but vocal group in Southampton that may or may not...

Reflections of Pride

Dear Editor: Reflecting on the Second Annual Kincardine Pride Parade, I have been wondering what I can possibly add to the media reports, online comments...

Volunteerism brings out the best, for all the best reasons

To the Editor: As this is National Volunteer Week, I would like to bring to your readers' attention the volunteer activities at the Southampton Royal...

A tribute to the Mosquito

To the Editor: What a great tribute to the Mosquito by the Southampton Community.  It deserved all that praise. Some comments ... the wood was not Balsa and...

Reader raises validity of Waterfront Master Plan in open letter to Council

To the Editor: This is an open letter to our Council and for your readers. "Council, My last correspondence to you asked if the Waterfront Master Plan...

Tree planting is a ‘feel good’ gesture only says reader

To the Editor: The article posted September 30th regarding the Liberal Party plan for tree planting as a significant solution to CO2 reduction has prompted me...

Losing local train is losing the last attraction for families says reader

To the Editor: It’s interesting that this is the second Town Council that this business guy has claimed wouldn’t work with him, there is now...

Education Minister praises Indigenous students’ presentation on Residential Schools then axes new curriculum

On Sunday last (July 8th), my partner and I were attending a Truth and Reconciliation Dinner at a church in Southampton. We found ourselves...

Green Ribbon Panel work is unique and innovative says Chair

Letter to the Editor: The Economic Club of Canada recently released the 2020 Green Ribbon Panel report highlighting the need for strong, innovative policies in...

Beach development plans spark controversy

To the Editor: The town council of Saugueen shores should be transparent and post or advertise the minutes of the meeting held last night about...

Thanksgiving Letter to Grey Bruce families by Medical Officer of Health

Dear all families in Grey Bruce, With Thanksgiving approaching, and as the Medical Officer of Health for Grey Bruce I am very thankful to everyone in...