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New mural unveiled in Wiarton Saturday at rededicated cenotaph

The crowd gathered on Berford Street in Wiarton cheered when the curtain dropped to unveil an impressive new military mural at the rededicated cenotaph Saturday. Grey-Bruce-Owen Sound MPP Rick Byers quipped the attractive mural might even help slow down the notoriously speedy motorists that use Highway 6 in the summer. The mural depicts the community’s […]

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Owen Sound meth trafficker going to jail

The last of at least 10 people charged in a city police undercover operation to root out fentanyl and methamphetamine traffickers more than three years ago was sentenced to seven months in jail Friday.  Christopher Jones, 50, of Owen Sound admitted in the Superior Court of Justice in Owen Sound that he twice sold methamphetamine […]

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SPORTS BRIEFS: Baysox lose nailbiter

BAYSOX LOSE NAILBITER The Owen Sound Baysox dropped a close game to the top-ranked New Lowell Knights Thursday night, 4-3. Despite a strong outing from starting pitcher Trevor Smith, the Baysox couldn’t solve the still-undefeated Knights on the road. Next, the Baysox will host the Clarksburg Blues at Tom Williams Park with the first pitch […]

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Ministry working closely with SBGHC about Durham hospital: spokesperson

The Ontario Ministry of Health says it is working closely with South Bruce Grey Health Centre to ensure urgent and primary care remains available in Durham. Ministry spokesperson Hannah Jensen said via e-mail Friday morning that Minister of Health Sylvia Jones had been in touch with both Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Rick Byers and West Grey […]

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Heartbreaker: OSDSS Wolves lose to J.F. Ross in CWOSSA championship

The Owen Sound District Wolves girls’ rugby team lost a heartbreaker in the Central Western Ontario Secondary Schools Association triple-A championship Friday. Playing against their biggest regional rival in J.F. Ross, the Wolves fell 14-7 in the championship at Cambridge’s Jacob Hespeler. It was a revenge game for the J.F. Ross Royals, who fell to […]

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Owen Sound Little Theatre, Kincardine Theatre Guild win WODL awards

A pair of local community theatre companies captured some hardware at the recent Western Ontario Drama League Festival. The Owen Sound Little Theatre’s production of Something Rotten! brought home three awards, while the Kincardine Theatre Guild’s Beauty and the Beast won two awards at the 2024 festival held in London on May 17 and 18. […]

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New teen-run bicycle repair shop grows from community support

Two teens are opening a youth-run bike repair shop in Meaford thanks to support from the Grey-Bruce OPP and community partners. The TLC Bicycle Shop is celebrating a grand opening at its Victoria Village location in Meaford on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Lucas Van Horn and Tyler White first became involved with repairing bicycles through […]

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Several local track and field athletes qualify for OFSAA West regionals

John Diefenbaker’s Eli Bouius blew past the field in the junior boys’ 3000-metre race at the Central Western Ontario Secondary Schools Association (CWOSSA) track and field championship at Kiwanis Field in Brantford this week. After winning the 1,500-metre race, Bouius cruised in the longer distance finishing first in 9:07.24, over 30 seconds faster than the […]

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Police lay charges two years after man found dead in Grey Highlands

Police have charged two men from Toronto with manslaughter and drug trafficking offences more than two years after Corey Sutherland, 23, was found dead in a Grey Highlands home. On March 28, 2022, emergency services responded to a call after Sutherland’s body was found at a West Back Line residence in Grey Highlands. On Wednesday, […]