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...

April 22nd, 2020: The 50 anniversary of Earth Day

Today is the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day that began on April 22nd, 1970. The concept of Earth Day was, and is, to...

More thoughts on Innovation

More Thoughts on Innovation Reading Dr. Campbell’s Letter to the Editor made me again aware of how much we may have lost. Rob Campbell is one...

Another year of news, weather and sports drawing to a close

This week, marks the end of our 12th year of providing news, weather and sports for you, our readers. As we celebrate one dozen years,...

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...

Today: May 8th – remembering VE Day 1945

There are some events in our lives that are remembered “as clear as a bell”, even after many years. One of those events, for...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’ – “Dear Santa”

Dear Santa I hope you, Mrs. Claus & your Elves are doing well. I’m sure you are busy. Checking those lists twice? I also hope...

Meeting timeline has been rushed says Preservers spokesperson

At Monday night's Town Council meeting, the Port Elgin Beach Preservers came forward to once again raise concerns over the proposed beach revitalization development. Patricia...

The ‘future’ is here NOW – vocal minority doesn’t seem to get it

To the Editor and people of Southampton: I’m still reeling from the news that Bruce Power felt obliged to find another location for the proposed...

Local police service focuses on community services

Following the recent death of George Floyd at the hands of a police officer in the United States, there is a call south of...

Back when … no “green thing”? – an extra submitted by the ‘Stix Man’

The following was circulating on the Internet and was recently submitted by Larry McIntosh of Kudos Corner. It expresses sentiments about the young folks who...

SON to vote on Low and Intermediate waste DGR

Do we let future generations deal with 'our' waste? This Friday, January 31st, members of Saugeen Ojibway Nation (SON) will submit their final votes on...