Op-Ed: ‘Take One Step More’ in spite of short-sighted people who have lost...

My motto for the rest of my life is ‘Take One Step More’. I’ve been sickened by what has happened in the community where a...

Innovation Institute – the Big Picture

Given the contentious issue of the Nuclear Innovation Institute proposed by Bruce Power, we felt it remiss not to write an opinion piece surrounding...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’

O' Mike Do not be ashamed! Kudos 👍 I read your letter about your feeling ashamed. Listen here, "NO DAMN WAY"! You have done so much for Southampton,...

The Shadow Man and U.S. Elections

The Shadow Man and U.S. Elections Some time ago a reader questioned my writing about Donald Trump. His point was, I think, a matter of...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’

Busy but relaxing time on Labor Day Sunday In Saugeen Shores A Great Place to celebrate it. KUDOS 👍 It is over a week past, but I thought...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’

“A GEM” A Gem in the middle of the town Fairy (Little) Lake in Beautiful Southampton, Saugeen Shores KUDOS It was a rainy, misty, humid morning but we...

Trump and … Bruce County

I met a resident on High Street in Southampton recently. He is a reader of the Saugeen Times. He asked me if I had...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’

“ALL ABOARD” Say “HELLO” in Port Elgin, Saugeen Shores Great place to live & smile KUDOS Don’t worry Southampton, I know how great it is to live there...

Kudos … & Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’

“Hey Boy.” “I said Hello Boy” “I say Boy, I’m saying Hello.” “Do you not hear me? “ Boy,I say HELLO.” Poor Foghorn Leghorn, he’s just trying to be...

Confrontation on the picket line

Management at the Family Health Organization is publicly blaming its striking employees for the collapse of a woman at the Medical Centre in Owen Sound. They...

Kudos … & NOTs! by ‘The Stix Man’

Kudos This is a story that I’ve wanted to tell for a while. It started after my stroke in February of 2017. As I’ve said, the...

Kudos … & NOTs! by ‘The Stix Man’

Kudos Let me set the stage here. First, I’m a retired golden ager, raised in the area on a farm. I have some medical issues. Diabetes,...

Elections and democracy

Free and fair elections are the cornerstone of Canadian democracy. I write to you today as I have some very serious concerns with new legislation...

Crime doesn’t pay – but Crime Stoppers does … but for how long?

Crime Stoppers is a civilian community organization devised to acquire information that assists law enforcement agencies in the resolution of crime. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards...