The sound of respectful clapping from the sidewalk greeted cadets, legion and armed services members who paraded up 2nd Avenue East, past city hall and across the bridge to the cenotaph Friday. Read More
Schools across the London region marked the one-year anniversary of the killing of the Afzaal family by holding marches symbolizing the neighbourhood walk the local Muslim family didn’t get to finish. The walks happened at different times during the day at schools in London and beyond, including at Oakridge secondary school, the Oxford Street […]
By Scott Bauer, Associated Press
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin judge on Tuesday agreed to keep on hold his ruling from April that prevented state regulators from requiring businesses and others responsible for pollution by PFAS chemicals to investigate and clean up the contamination.
Waukesha County Circuit Judge Michael Bohren said because of the importance and impact of his ruling, it made sense to keep it on hold while the state Department of Natural Resources appeals.
Northern Bruce Peninsula councillor Smokey Golden has doubts about having Fathom Five National Marine Park designated as one of Canada’s new national marine conservation areas. She told a national park official at council’s April 24 meeting her concerns and wondered whether the busy waters would be suitable for such a designation. She fears it would […]
The safety of downtown Owen Sound was in the spotlight during a town hall meeting Monday morning. Close to 100 people, many of them business owners, attended the meeting organized by the Owen Sound and District Chamber of Commerce along with the River District Board of Management and the city, where officials from various organizations […]
New buses will begin serving Owen Sound’s four conventional transit routes and on-demand mobility transit system Saturday. The buses, owned and operated by the city’s new transit provider, Voyago, are themselves only temporary stand-ins for new buses on order. They’ve been delayed by supply-chain problems and are expected next spring, city acting environmental supervisor Rick […]