Bruce County has a new Queen of the Furrow

Bruce County has a new Queen of the Furrow for 2021 - 22. Allison Pepper, age 24, of Chesley (ON) won the title following having...

Town unveils commissioned artwork by local Indigenous artist

It's a stark, powerful reminder of a tragic time in Canadian history and it now hangs predominantly in the Saugeen Shores Council Chamber. The artwork,...

Truth and Reconciliation: Residential School Survivor, Elder Theresa Hall, speaks to NWMO

Today, September 30, 2021, is the first official legislated National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. The NWMO joins Indigenous peoples and Canadians...

Once Upon a Time: Sugar Beets in Bruce County

I was surprised to learn from Stats Canada that 25% of our domestic sugar supply is derived from about 1.2 million tonnes of Canadian-grown...

A Virtual Reading of ‘Jigging for Halibut with Tsinii’

Off the northern tip of Haida Gwaii, a boy goes fishing with his Tsinii, his grandfather. As they watch the weather, jig for halibut,...

SVCA flood outlook upgraded to Flood Watch

The Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority advises that the Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook issued yesterday, has been upgraded to a Flood Watch for the...

Nominate a Peacemaker for the annual Peace Medal

Participation, Empathy, Advocacy, Community and Empowerment: these are the values the YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce is looking for in the next recipient...

Council of Elders and Youth: Independent advisory body for the NWMO – Paving the...

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization’s (NWMO) Council of Elders and Youth (the Council) is an independent advisory body that provides counsel on how to apply Indigenous...

New Perspective: A Senior Moment – SUMMER LEFTOVERS on Grandparents’ Day

Our town was strangely quiet last Tuesday morning, that very unofficial first day of Autumn. Traffic is now relatively minimal; no longer the steady...

Post 9/11 – still an emotional time 20 years later

“Every anniversary of 9/11 is still a very emotional time,” says Doug Lein, retired Saugeen Shores Police Officer, "and this, the 20th anniversary, is...