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...

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,...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’ – More signage needed to preserve...

Hi folks. It’s “the Stix Man” back at you for another time. This might be only a one more shot but we will see....

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...

Nuclear Power: Saving lives by fighting cancer and disease together

When people think about Bruce Power they usually point to our role of providing clean, reliable, and affordable electricity that was central in the...

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...

Local doctor decides … enough is enough

After 40 years as a family physician, Dr. Don McCulloch of Port Elgin Saugeen Shores, made the difficult decision to retire.  The reason?  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...

Students’ orderly fire drill impressive

Shortly after a general school assembly on Thursday (Sept. 26) and after students returned to their classrooms, the fire drill alarm began. Everyone, of course,...

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...

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’ – “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...