June is Bike Month – remember to share the road

June 3rd was World Bicycle Day and the month of June continues as Bike Month. Local police and Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) want to remind...

Some amenities to open on Saturday, May 22nd

Although the Stay-at-Home order is in place until June 2nd as the province continues to deal with the impacts of COVID-19, Premier Ford announced...

First BPSA stocking of 2021

You haven’t heard much lately about the Wiarton based Bruce Peninsula Sportsmen’s Association (BPSA). Here's why. Most of our conservation club programs have been on...

Rotary WINTERAMA goes ahead … for the KIDS

The 19th Annual Rotary Winterama is almost here. Winterama has been a successful partnership between local schools, youth groups, the Rotary Clubs of Hepworth-Shallow Lake,...

Public Health working with hockey teams for a safe return to hockey

Public Health has recently investigated cases of COVID-19 associated with hockey teams. To ensure a safe return to hockey, the Ontario Hockey Federation and the...

OMHA and Egg Farmers of Ontario donating $10,000 to feed students – KIDS HELPING...

The Ontario Minor Hockey Association (OMHA) and Egg Farmers of Ontario are together donating $10,000 to Student Nutrition Ontario, a province-wide program that enables...

Quest for Gold supports local athletes

The Ontario government is helping athletes and their coaches train in Ontario and continue their quest for gold at national and international competitions. Through the...

Invasive species Awareness Program

I recently caught up with Invasive Species Awareness Program volunteers who are members of a Grey-Bruce conservation group. They were installing waist high platforms and...

Regional hospital foundation raises a new fundraising record

There was no shortage of generosity at the Owen Sound Hospital Foundation’s 29th Annual Charity Golf Classic held at Legacy Ridge Golf Club on...

Golf ‘fore’ youth – a virtual fundraising tournament

There have been a tremendous amount of new and unexpected challenges faced by all of us throughout the last four months as a result...