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Brandon Ducharme - Zurich Wish Kid

Zurich Boy Makes A Wish

The mother of an eight-year-old Zurich boy who suffers from Leukemia says a trip to the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida far exceeded anything her son Brandon could imagine.

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Huron East Approves 5.5% Tax Increase

The Mayor of Huron East admits it’s been a tough process to finalize the budget, and it’s not going to get any easier in the next few years. It’s because the biggest hit to the municipality was the cut in Ontario Municipal Partnership Funding. Bernie MacLellan explains the municipal portion of the budget reflects an […]

Director of Huron County Social and Property Services, Dave Overboe. Photo Courtesy of Bob Montgomery

Huron County’s Director of Social and Property Services Is Retiring

Huron County’s Director of Social and Property Services is retiring. And county Councillors did their best to make sure that Dave Overboe’s last council meeting was a memorable one. Just about every question that came up at last week’s meeting was directed his way for an answer or a comment. Overboe has worked for Huron […]

Youth Treatment Centre Planned For Grey-Bruce

A local organization is planning on opening a treatment centre for young people with serious addictions. The Georgian Bay Treatment Centre for Youth facility is hoping to provide treatment for up to fifty, 14-22 year olds, at the Two Rivers Conference Centre on Bruce Road 1, formerly known as Christian Horizons. Project Manager David Nathan […]