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...

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...

Happy Holidays to Our Readers

  We want to thank you the readers, our guest columnists and our advertisers for continuing to support us in our efforts to provide community-based...

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...

Three days remain for Saugeen Shores cannabis survey

Just to 're-hash' what is happening when it comes to cannabis legislation, we thought we would take another look at it. On October 17, 2018,...

Flag Day – Carrying on the tradition

Doug Johnson was not only a lifetime member of the Propeller Club in Southampton, he was also known as a flag expert with a...

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...

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...

Why Council defeats proposed Official Plan amendment application

On Tuesday, May 21st (2019) at the Saugeen Shores Planning Meeting, Town Council in a surprise move voted unanimously to reject a proposed amendment...

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,...

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...

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...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’

“Oh gosh! No way! Not me! Well, I’d never? Out of the question! Maybe, I have! A while ago! Not often! Occasionally! A few...