Local business continues to pivot in the 3rd Wave lockdown

The Wismer House wants to take a second to thank everyone who will order and pick up from them in the next month. Owner,...

Ordering begins today for annual subsidized tree sale

The annual Saugeen Shores Tree Sale will take place once again this spring. Residents of the municipality can order trees online through the Town...

What, where and why a wind sock

Residents in Southampton took recent notice of a florescent orange 'wind sock' atop the water intake station at the bottom of Bay Street so...

Today is World Water Day

To create awareness regarding the importance of water, the United Nations (UN) declared today, March 22nd, as World Water Day. So, whatever water is...

Signs of Bruce County Spring

  For larger view, Click on Image https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7g1khJkilM For larger views, Cllck on Images Dove photos by Mike Crossing

First day of Spring is definitely Spring-like on Lake Huron

Mother Nature generously brought sunny skies and warmer temperatures on the first day of Spring, March 20th. The azure blue of Lake Huron seemed to...

Owen Sound Field Naturalists – March, 2021 Newsletter

In recent days, I have been able to fit in a little more skiing, through beautiful open forests, and alongside a fast flowing stream,...

Tankard Chair answers questions surrounding volunteers needed

Letter to the Editor: As chairman of the 2022 Tankard I would like to address some of the questions and comments raised about the volunteer...

A view from Whitianga: Lilies for the avid gardener

A view from Whitianga, New Zealand Now that the clocks have moved forward and the days are getting longer as we get closer to Spring,...

Weather: Heading our way? Hope not!

Let's hope this is not heading our weather although 'Colorado lows" are known to affect southwestern Ontario. March 14 2021 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVV56lL13gg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3os-oSRCbTM

Spring is a time for caution when it comes to water

It's that time of year again when Spring means melting snow and ice that can cause fast rising waters along rivers and lake shores. "Every...

2022 Ontario Tankard Volunteer Package announced

The Port Elgin Curling Club is excited to announce that the 2022 Ontario Tankard will be held in Port Elgin at the Plex on...

Town loses appeal in Sauble Beach Piping Plover court case

After 30 years' absence, the piping plover returned to Sauble Beach in 2007, where they have been nesting every year since. The piping plover is...

Time to Flaneur – Rev. Heather McCarrel

Now that these warm and sunny days have arrived the time has come to flaneur about!  Have you ever flaneured?  Sure you have! In fact...