A Country Visitor – it’s Turtle time of year

This is the time of year when turtles come onto land specifically to lay their eggs and we recently received a photo of a...

Kincardine Pride Parade going virtual

For decades, Pride events have taken place across the country. For Kincardine Pride President, Fort Papalia, “This Pride season will be no different, Kincardine...

Bruce County offers $100,000 grants to support tourism businesses

On May 12th, Bruce County Council endorsed a $1.75 million investment in grants and loans to support local businesses over the next two years....

Colourful surgical scrub caps bring smiles to health care workers

The volunteers throughout Southampton and area continue to make and distribute colourful surgical scrub caps to hospitals, care centres and retirement homes throughout the...

Add your voice to the Bruce County Museum’s future plans

While everyone is in isolation, the work of the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre (BCM&CC) continues in anticipation of the day when it...

Sauble Beach feels the impact of COVID-19

Like many smaller communities, Sauble Beach is feeling the impact of COVID-19. The streets are quiet and the businesses are shuttered.  While, for many, May...

Reader has friends visit her garden

Enjoying my garden friends who can still visit. Iris bowers

Maple Syrup weekend celebrations cancelled

On Tuesday, March 18, 2020, the Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association (OMSPA) officially announced that Maple Weekend would be cancelled for 2020. The event,...

Out ‘n’ About: The beauty of Nature in Winter

My wife, Barb and I lucked out this past Monday afternoon while driving along County Road 40 where we saw two different Snowy Owls. They...

Romeo Dallaire endorses Allan Thompson’s campaign to be the next Huron-Bruce MP

Huron-Bruce needs Liberal candidate Allan Thompson as its MP to get things done in Ottawa, said retired General Romeo Dallaire during a swing through...