No ‘they’ and ‘us’ when it comes to nuclear power

Dear Editor In all the discussion and debate about the proposed Deep Geological Repository in South Bruce, I think we should be clear about something. ...

More public input needed on beach development says reader

To the Editor: I am 56 years old and a lifelong seasonal resident of the Town of Saugeen Shores/Port Elgin (“the Town”). In my early teens...

Beach Preservers ask for a community input survey on proposed beach project

Letter to the Editor: The following is a letter that was sent to Saugeen Shores Councillors regarding the proposed Cedar Crescent Village (CCV) to be...

Reader encourages neighbours to be part of the DGR solution

Dear Editor, I live across the road from a gravel pit.  During the day, I can often hear the sound of heavy machinery, and a number...

What are they trying to protect? asks reader

Dear Editor, As South Bruce voters head to the polls next week, a local activist group is running a full slate of candidates, in an...

Kudos to Saugeen Shores first responders

To the Editor: The other night as we were suddenly awoken to find the house across the street in flames, I got the opportunity to...

When hope outweighs fear – make decisions based on hope and possibility

To the Editor: A wise man, Nelson Mandela, once said “May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.” That simple statement has been resonating with me...

Less than half of eligible voters elect majority government says reader

To the Editor: Ontario’s election was a coronation by less than half of eligible voters. In fact, the Progressive Conservatives pulled off another majority with...

Application for development contains false information says reader

The following is a letter that has been included in the Agenda of the March 18th Saugeen Shores Planning Committee meeting. Dave Brandt Donna Douglass Brandt Subject: File...

Women’s Marches planned for January 19, 2019

To the Editor: WOMEN’S MARCH, JANUARY 19, 2019 “Two years ago, on the first full day of Donald Trump’s presidency, women, men and gender non-conforming people,...

Be part of the solution, support the DGR in South Bruce says reader

Dear Editor, Here in South Bruce, there may be nothing we feel more strongly about than farming.  Whether you're a farmer, grew up on a farm,...

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...

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...

Why are forums open or closed asks reader

To the Editor: An all-candidates meeting hosted by the Southampton Residents Association (STA) took place at 10am Saturday 3 Sept. in the Bruce County Museum. I...