Award-winning business owner opens Home Hardware store in Walkerton

A new Home Hardware store has opened in Walkerton (ON) – Young’s Home Building Centre, independently owned and operated by Marty Young. Young's first store,...

OPP officer retires after 33 years

After 33 years of service to the province of Ontario, Constable Kevin Martin is calling it a career. Twenty-three years as a member of the...

Regional Skills 2024 showcases Students in the Trades

Bluewater District School Board and Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board students from eight secondary schools convened in Owen Sound on Friday, March 1, 2024...

County Wardens receive Community Leadership Awards at Canadian Nuclear Association Conference

At the 2024 Canadian Nuclear Association conference, Bruce County Warden Chris Peabody was presented with the Community Leadership Award from Bruce Power on Thursday,...

Order of Canada recipients come from all walks of life

Today, February 22nd, recipients from across Canada received the Order of Canada from the Governor General. From doctors, such as the co-founder of Doctors without...

Black History Month: Robert Sutherland – a Bruce County man of many firsts...

Canada’s first Black lawyer, Robert Sutherland (1830–1878), ran a law office in Walkerton for 20 years and was elected reeve in 1872. He was...

International Holocaust Remembrance Day – January 27th

Sir Nicholas Winton Yesterday, I had no recollection of knowing anything about Nicholas Winton. I do start my day quite early and getting the news of...

Today is a day of celebration for those of Scottish heritage

Bruce County, as the name indicates, is an area filled with Scottish heritage and, here, as in other parts of the world, Robbie (Rabbie)...

BWDSB appoints new Superintendent and Treasurer

Bluewater District School Board (BWDSB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Low to the position of Superintendent of Business Services and Treasurer,...

Local Dobbinton man an OLG winner

Murray Wolfe of Dobbinton is $250,000 richer after winning with INSTANT RED HOT 10X (Game #2378). The winning ticket was purchased at Circle K on 10th Street in Hanover. INSTANT...