Owen Sound’s average household income is among the lowest in Ontario, while the city’s homeowners are spending a higher percentage of their paycheques on property taxes than ratepayers in nearly every other community in the province. Read More
Mary Johnson lives by three words: Kindness Above Everything.
Emergency crews were called Thursday morning to a crash involving a utility pole that knocked out power in an east London neighbourhood. The crash happened at Highbury Avenue and Hamilton Road around 10 a.m. Firefighters worked to free the driver of an overturned vehicle on which utility wires had fallen. Power outages in the neighbourhood […]
There was no shortage of generosity at the Owen Sound Hospital Foundation’s 30th Annual Charity Golf Classic held at Legacy Ridge Golf Club on Aug. 13. With an oversold-out tournament, golfers spent a day on the course raising funds for the Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation. Funds were raised through golf registrations, sponsorships, donations and […]
The London area smashed its daily COVID-19 case record Friday, reporting 638 new infections as the health unit focuses its case and contact management efforts on only the highest-risk cases. Amid an unprecedented fifth wave surge fuelled by the ultra-contagious Omicron variant, the Middlesex-London Health Unit will be deploying its staff to manage cases occurring […]