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Brockton Council Enters Internet Voting Agreement

A number of Brockton residents are upset with councils decision to move forward with an internet voting agreement for the fall municipal election. Council passed a bylaw last night to use Dominion Voting to conduct the internet voting. They also asked a rep from the company to speak at council to address concerns brought forward, […]

Brockton Residents Concerned With Internet Voting

A number of Brockton residents plan to attend this evening’s council meeting in hopes of convincing council to continue to use traditional paper ballots for the fall municipal election. Pauline Gay says many older residents are more comfortable casting their ballot at polling stations. She hopes to convince council to open more than just one […]

Chris Hadfield Speaks To Students In Owen Sound

An inspirational message from Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield in Owen Sound today. Hadfield spoke to about 750 Bluewater School Board students at O-S-C-V-I.   He included his rendition of “A Space Oddity” along with his message that there’s a world of opportunities out there. Hadfield says people have to accept there will always setbacks and […]

Wingham Farmers Market Meeting

The Huron Food Action Network is holding a public meeting in Wingham this week to guage what kind of interest there would be from residents in Morris-Turnberry and North Huron for a local farmers market.