WINDSOR – Property tax holidays, full-ride tuition grants and free rent for a year are among the prizes Windsor-area officials are dangling to entice more people to get COVID-19 vaccines. Read More
Libro Credit Union announced on Thursday it will close its branches each September 30 to recognize Indigenous culture and history.
City council is set to discuss in closed session Monday the financial aspects of two presentations that included proposals aimed at boosting revenue and the use of the Owen Sound Billy Bishop Regional Airport. City manager Tim Simmonds said staff is reviewing information both Stephanie Price and Melanie Middlebro presented at Tuesday’s operations committee meeting […]
Ontarians who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 can start downloading new QR codes this week, which officials say will allow for faster entry into settings that require proof of vaccination. Residents whose birthdays fall between January and April were able to download the scannable enhanced vaccination certificate Friday through the province’s COVID-19 website, with further […]
One of the most crucial votes at city hall in recent months almost ended up being decided by what Mayor Ed Holder called a “scotch glass.” City politicians appeared deadlocked in a 7-7 vote over who should become the next Ward 6 city councillor, former councillor Nancy Branscombe or library board member Mariam Hamou. But […]
The Grey Bruce Health Unit reported two new COVID-19 infections Thursday, one in Georgian Bluffs and one in Owen Sound. There are now 54 active COVID-19 cases according to Thursday’s situation report from the health unit, and the health unit’s contact tracers are following 83 high-risk close contacts. One person infected with COVID-19 is being […]