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Poll Shows Cottagers Against Possible Nuclear Dump Site In Huron-Kinloss

Many Bruce Beach cottagers are not enthusiastic about the possibility of a underground nuclear dump being built in Huron-Kinloss Township. An Ipsos Reid poll conducted last spring found 71 percent of those polled believed the risks of the project outweighed the benefits. 29 percent said the benefits outweighed the risks. 209 of 385 cottagers took […]

HUron Perth Healthcare Alliance Announces Surplus Year

The Huron-Perth Healthcare Alliance has completed the past fiscal year with a surplus. Mary Cardinal is the Vice-President of Quality and Clinical Services . She says this is the tenth consecutive year the Alliance has had a surplus. The Alliance was formed in July of 2013 and finished that year with a small deficit, but […]

OPP Look For Suspects After Meaford Break-ins

Grey County OPP are looking for two suspects after a series of cottage and vehicle break-ins in the Municipality of Meaford. Police received a report of a ‘break-in in progress’ around 5:30 Saturday morning at a cottage on Lakeshore Road North. The owner, who had been sleeping, confronted two individuals who fled on foot before […]

Communities In Bloom Judges in South Huron This Week

South Huron will see how it stacks up against other Canadian towns this week. The national judges for the 2014 Communities in Bloom contest will be evaluating the municipality’s contributions on a wide range of criteria. The non-profit organization strives to increase civic pride, community spirit, environmental awareness, beautification and quality of life in municipalities across […]