NW Indiana water facility restarts after US Steel discharge

OGDEN DUNES, Ind. (AP) — A utility has restarted a northwest Indiana water treatment facility one week after idling it following a U.S. Steel plant’s discharge of iron-tainted wastewater into a Lake Michigan tributary.

Indiana American Water said it restarted its Ogden Dunes treatment facility Sunday after water sampling results confirmed the discharge did not impact its Lake Michigan water source.

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Two more COVID cases, more vaccination clinics announced

Two more confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported Sunday by the Grey Bruce Health Unit. The cases were found in Chatsworth and Southgate and bring to 14 the number of active cases of he pandemic virus. Another 46 high-risk contacts are also being managed by the health unit. There have been 2,312 confirmed cases of […]

Wiarton honours one of its best in street-and hall-naming ceremonies

Wiarton’s Claude Street will now also be known by the honorary title of Arthur Haley Way. South Bruce Peninsula’s first honorary street naming was accompanied by a ceremony at Claude and George streets Sunday morning. It was a busy street too, given Claude Street is part of the detour to avoid main street reconstruction work. […]

Community support shines at Owen Sound Terry Fox Run

While the pandemic kept the community from gathering for the annual Terry Fox Run on Sunday, the Owen Sound community was certainly still behind the event this year. For the second straight year the annual run was held in a “one day, your way,” format, where participants were encouraged to complete the event at a […]

One COVID-19 case reported in Grey-Bruce on Sunday

One new COVID-19 case was reported in Grey-Bruce on Sunday, in The Town of the Blue Mountains. With the new case, there are 26 active cases in the two counties, according to the Grey Bruce Health Unit’s situation report, which includes case counts and vaccine data as of midnight on Saturday. There are 39 active […]

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