Bright light in the western sky

Readers saw a very bright light last night (Mar. 1st) and again tonight (Mar. 2nd) in the skies over Lake Huron. According to EarthSky, it...

Recycling revenues continue to see a decline

Bruce Area & Solid Waste Recycling (BASWR), that was contracted by Saugeen Shores and other municipality partners for recycling, is in a significant deficit...

Natural gas will result in savings for business and residents says MPP

MPP Bruce-Grey Owen Sound, Bill Walker, is looking forward to the new natural gas expansion program. "I am grateful for the trust that the Premier...

Green Ribbon Panel formed to advance solutions to fight climate change and grow the...

A collection of environmental and economic leaders from across Canada have established the 2020 Green Ribbon Panel to advance practical and executable solutions enabling...

Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council supportive of International Childhood Cancer Day

The Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council (CNIC), which brings together science, health care and nuclear organizations from across the country, announced its support of today’s...

OPG in the Community – February, 2020

DGR update:  Ontario Power Generation is moving forward to develop alternate solutions for permanent disposal of low- and intermediate-level nuclear waste.       “OPG will explore other options and will...

Young Naturalists take to the out-of-doors year round

According to the Owen Sound Field Naturalists (OSFN), the club offers a full schedule of outdoor events that get members outside at all times...

Snow Moon is a long tradition

The Snow Moon is the full moon in February, named after the snow on the ground. Some North American tribes named it the Hunger...

NWMO and Launch Pad partner to expand opportunities for Huron-Kinloss & South Bruce youth

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) recently partnered with Launch Pad Youth Activity & Technology Centre in Hanover, Ontario to expand opportunities for young people in Huron-Kinloss...

Plant some trees for the future says reader

Dear Editor, There have been some opinions in the news lately about the negative impacts of tree planting, but let's apply some critical thinking. In Bruce...

Saugeen Ojibway Nation the First Indigenous Community to join the Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council

The Saugeen Ojibway Nation (SON), comprised of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation and the Chippewas of Saugeen First Nation, have partnered with...

SNC-Lavalin contracted to support Bruce Power Major Component Replacement (MCR) program

SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Candu Energy Inc., has been awarded three contracts with a combined value of $34 million from...

SON votes ‘No’ to DGR for safe nuclear storage

Saugeen Ojibway Nation (SON) members have noted 'NO' to a Deep Geologic Repository (DGR) for low-and-intermediate level nuclear waste at the Bruce nuclear site...

New control room training simulator ready for next phase of Life-Extension Program at Bruce...

Bruce Power is celebrating the completion of a new, innovative reactor training simulator which will be used to train and test certified operators for...