While the unemployment rate for the region that includes Grey and Bruce counties increased from 3.6 per cent in July to 3.9 per cent in August, it remained the lowest among economic regions in Ontario. Read More
The Grey Bruce Health Unit reported three new COVID-19 cases in the region on Sunday. The new cases were in Brockton, Saugeen Shores and South Bruce, according to Sunday’s Situation report, which includes case counts and vaccine data up to midnight on Saturday. There are 29 active cases in Grey-Bruce, along with 248 active high-risk […]
The streets were lined and the crowds were out for Kincardine Pride 2022. The return of the event on June 25 was welcome to the community’s usual lineup of summer events, though the social importance of this one stands out in post-pandemic Ontario. “We’re still the only Pride Parade in Bruce County and the whole […]
A directors meeting for the Lucknow Horticultural Society was held on March 21/2022 at the town hall, and from that meeting we have some information to share with the community. Our membership fees will be $10.00 for adults, Youth12-18- $5.00, and under 12-no charge. We ask that you drop this amount off at the Lucknow […]
Promenade on Queen will be continuing in downtown Kincardine this year. The event started in 2020 to support downtown businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic while adhering to social distancing protocols and is held in partnership with the Kincardine & District Chamber of Commerce and the BIA (Lakeside Downtown Kincardine). In a report to Council on […]
By Scott Bauer, Associated Press
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A state appeals court on Thursday refused to reinstate a permit for a proposed $75 million frac sand operation in western Wisconsin, a victory for environmentalists who have been fighting for years to protect the 16 acres (6.5 hectares) of pristine wetlands.