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Bluewater Budget Means Tax Reduction for Some

There’s some good news for taxpayers in the Municipality of Bluewater. Council has approved a draft budget that shows a levy increase of a little over three-and-a-half per cent. That translates into a tax decrease of almost two per cent.

North Huron Moves Forward With Medical Marijuana Proposal

A medical marijuana company is one step closer to setting up shop in Wingham. North Huron council has passed a recommendation to send a letter to Natural Pharm Industry confirming that the proposed production facility would be permitted in an industrial zone in the town. CAO Gary Long says right now the company is working […]

Huron Perth Catholic Schools Stuff a Bus

Four school buses will be hitting the road Wednesday morning in Huron and Perth counties, but not to transport students. Instead, students will be trying to fill the buses with donated food. Its the Huron-Perth Catholic District “Stuff That Bus” event. This is the seventh year for the project, and all the Huron-Perth Catholic schools […]