The unemployment rate remained steady at just over four per cent in the region last month while the labour force decreased by 1,600 and those not participating in the labour force increased by 2,000. Read More
A London man is facing several charges after a police officer was assaulted and a cruiser damaged following a traffic stop, city police say. London police say the assault happened Wednesday afternoon when an officer pulled over a vehicle in the 300-block of Clarke Road, south of Dundas Street, and found the car’s driver was […]
Affordable housing, climate action and stable funding for municipalities are among the advocacy priorities identified for 2022 and 2023 in Owen Sound’s first Intergovernmental Relations Action Plan. The document, approved by council Monday, is intended to enable “both consistent messages and a comprehensive approach” to articulating the city’s priorities and concerns to both the provincial […]
The Meaford Public Library is now selling used books at its downtown location in support of Ukraine. All proceeds from the by-donation sale of used books will be forwarded to the Canadian Red Cross in support of the Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis Appeal. Russian forces began a full-scale invasion of Ukraine on Feb. 24. Since then, […]
City politicians say they recognize London is facing a homelessness and housing affordability crisis – and are willing to act on it – but they stopped short on Tuesday of declaring a state of emergency over either issue. Instead, meeting as the strategic priorities and policy committee, politicians passed unanimously a resolution acknowledging the seriousness […]
A virtual information session will be held Monday night so the community can discuss capital projects at Kincardine Hospital.
South Bruce OPP investigated 10 reports of stolen gasoline since June 1. The frequency of the crime prompted Const. Kevin Martin to issue tips to avoid becoming a victim of this crime. At least three of the 10 thefts involved a fill-up at a gas station without paying. Others involved large quantities of fuel taken […]