An 83-year-old Hanover man took the $20 winnings from one in-store lottery game to buy another lottery ticket with a bigger potential jackpot and hauled in almost $160,000, an OLG news release announced Friday. Read More
United Way Perth-Huron (UWPH) continues to make strides toward opening its Northern Huron Connection Centre (NHCC) at St. Paul’s Trinity Anglican Church in Wingham. Recently United Way accepted a $1,575 donation from Libro Credit Union and a $500 donation from the Blyth Lions Club toward their ultimate fundraising goal of $130,000. The NHCC is intended […]
A suspect in the beating death of a first-year Western University student spent nearly four months on the lam.
Gregor Leithead always thought highly of the people who cared for him during his illness. When he left Victoria Hospital for St. Joseph’s Hospice last December, he wanted his doctors and nurses to know he was thinking of them. “We went and bought chocolates for all the oncology doctors and nurses that helped us out. […]
The Warden for Huron County says the proposed change would take Howick completely out of Huron County, among other proposed changes
The new hospital in Markdale will have seven in-patient beds, not four as originally approved, Grey Bruce Health Services announced. The health ministry supported the expansion request, utilizing room within the building’s “flex space,” included in the design should more beds be approved, president and CEO Gary Sims said in a news release. “As a […]
Police have identified the man who died at the Grotto on the Bruce Peninsula Oct. 20. Rahul Makhija, 23, of Scarborough, died after emergency responders were called about 4:15 p.m. to this popular tourist attraction in Bruce Peninsula National Park, Grey Bruce OPP said. Dr. George Harpur, a coroner who examined the body, said in […]