Public Health and Lions partner to offer vision screening for SK students

The Grey Bruce Health Unit is partnering with District A-9 of Lions Club International to provide free, in-school vision screenings for senior kindergarten students...

Backpacks 4 Kids program returns for 18th year

You might have been worried about your new teacher, or if you’d make friends. But you probably didn’t worry that your classmates would see you...

Salvation Army needs volunteers for the upcoming Kettle fundraising campaign

Once again, the Salvation Army is returning to the Christmas Kettle campaign as one of its major fundraisers. There are more than 2,000 kettle locations...

Bruce Power suppliers remember with donations to Wounded Warriors and local Legions

In honour of Remembrance Day, Bruce Power’s supplier partners are making a $50,000 donation to Wounded Warriors Canada, as well as a $13,000 donation...

Lest We Forget – a time to remember

Every year their numbers grow fewer ... yet, every year on November 11th, those who remain march proudly to honour their fallen comrades and...

New Welcoming Garden greets patients, visitors and staff to Owen Sound hospital

In what was once a dry, barren stretch of boulevard at the main entrance of the Owen Sound Regional Hospital, is now a lush...

Local resident becomes a Red Cross volunteer

Local Southampton resident, John Willetts, recently returned from a Red Cross mission to Kashechewan First Nation in northern Ontario. Willetts comes from a family of...

Volunteers needed for Hockey Hubs

With vaccine supply increasing, the Grey Bruce Health Unit is in need of volunteers to staff the Hockey Hub Vaccine Clinic locations across Grey...

Royal Canadian Legion branches receive additional Federal Pandemic Aid funds

Royal Canadian Legion Branches across Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound have received welcome additional financial assistance from the Federal Government to help cope with pandemic challenges. Branches across...

Village of Hope receives food assistance

During March, Mission Zimbabwe transferred $3,970 USD to the Village of Hope for food assistance at the Village and in their surrounding community. "Thank you...