Not yet even built, a planned Woodstock elementary school will be able to house 200 more pupils because of an $8 million boost in provincial funding announced Friday. Read More
The average selling price for a house in the London area is nearing $800,000, leaping more than $86,000 in a month, a real-estate industry snapshot for January’s sales shows. The average price of homes sold by members of the London and St. Thomas Association of Realtors (LSTAR) in January — traditionally a slow month — […]
The United Way of Bruce Grey’s Backpack Program is ramping up for a 19th year, with the aim of providing backpacks full of supplies to hundreds of students in need. Over 2,000 backpacks were delivered to the United Way office in Owen Sound last week so that the team, led by backpack co-ordinator Jasmine Adams, […]
I Speak for the Fish is a monthly column written by Great Lakes Now Contributor Kathy Johnson, coming out the third Monday of each month. Publishing the author’s views and assertions does not represent endorsement by Great Lakes Now or Detroit Public Television.
The Ontario government is providing more money to support the expansion and improvement of public transit services in midwestern Ontario.
Saugeen Conservation is warning of localized flooding in a flood watch issued late Saturday afternoon. For the municipalities of West Grey, Brockton, Arran-Elderslie, South Bruce and Saugeen Shores, the conservation authority upgraded its notice from a watershed condition statement to a flood watch as of 4 p.m. Saturday. Water levels in streams and rivers have […]
The union representing workers at a Wingham auto parts manufacturer is slamming the planned closure of the plant, a move it says will put 250 workers out of a job.