Editor’s Note: “The Nibi Chronicles,” a monthly Great Lakes Now feature, is authored by Staci Lola Drouillard. A direct descendant of the Grand Portage Band of Ojibwe, she lives and works in Grand Marais on Minnesota’s North Shore of Lake Superior. Her two books “Walking the Old Road: A People’s History of Chippewa City and the Grand Marais Anishinaabe” and “Seven Aunts” were published 2019 and 2022, and she is at work on a children’s story.
Community Living Kincardine and District’s (CLKD) annual “Lots of Socks” campaign broke the record for most posters distributed in one year. This year, CLKD distributed approximately 120 posters and portraits throughout the Municipality of Kincardine and the Township of Huron-Kinloss in support of World Down Syndrome Day. Businesses decorated their windows with messages of inclusion, […]
Cape Croker Park won three Ontario Tourism Resiliency Awards and Owen Sound Tourism’s Savour Owen Sound 2020 won one. Cape Croker Park, at Neyaashiinigmiing on the Bruce Peninsula, won as an independent tourism business in two of the three provincial award categories — two Sustainability awards (in overall and Winter categories) and one in Collaboration. […]
The swans from Harrison Park have made it through their quarantine period and are again on display at Harrison Park. While the bird sanctuary remains under quarantine following an outbreak of avian influenza that resulted in close to 100 birds being euthanized, a temporary home has been constructed in the campground at the park for […]
People from far and wide filled the beach in Port Stanley on Wednesday.
A blistering heat wave that will make it feel as hot as 40 C in London is set to continue through Thursday, according to Environment Canada. The best way to stay cool? For kids, it might be the 17 spray pads across the city that are now fully operational for the summer. All photos by […]
Staffing challenges at Grey Bruce Health Services has led to the elimination of most outpatient lab services at the Owen Sound hospital. The services will be eliminated as of Jan. 1, with an exception being made for oncology patients. In a news release issued on Friday by GBHS it said that throughout the last several […]