Nobody wants to hear the word contagious two-plus years into a global pandemic unless, of course, you’re the Owen Sound Attack on a six-game heater. Read More
The Ukrainian Village of Owen Sound is ready to start welcoming families from the war-torn country to the city in the coming weeks. Renovations of the city-owned Rice House are wrapping up, and it is expected that by the end of July it may be the temporary home for between four and seven Ukrainian families […]
The Communications Manager and Program Coordinator for the Rural Ontario Institute says they’re in the process of touring rural, remote and indigenous communities.
Boxes of Ukrainian relief supplies packed in an Owen Sound church gym Friday will head to Toronto Wednesday on their way to Poland. There were dozens of boxes filled with socks, clothes and other essentials gathered as part of a community response initiated by Owen Sound resident Olga Gura. Another 30 boxes were coming from […]
Port Elgin’s Josh Cassidy will serve as a flag-bearer for Canada’s team at the opening ceremonies of the Commonwealth Games starting next week in Birmingham, England. The Paralympic long-distance racer will share the honour with weightlifter Maude Charron, of Rimouski, Que., Commonwealth Sport Canada announced Thursday. “These two athletes exemplify everything our team needs and […]
Building heating and staffing issues will keep the Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library closed to the public until Monday at 1 p.m., CEO Tim Nicholls Harrison said Thursday. The library announced on Facebook and on its website Thursday that the library was addressing a “facilities issue” which it was hoped would be […]