Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’ – “Dear Santa”

Dear Santa I hope you, Mrs. Claus & your Elves are doing well. I’m sure you are busy. Checking those lists twice? I also hope...

Back when … no “green thing”? – an extra submitted by the ‘Stix Man’

The following has been circulating on the Internet and was submitted by Larry McIntosh of Kudos Corner. It expresses sentiments about the young folks...

The Shadow Man and U.S. Elections

The Shadow Man and U.S. Elections Some time ago a reader questioned my writing about Donald Trump. His point was, I think, a matter of...

Trump and … Bruce County

I met a resident on High Street in Southampton recently. He is a reader of the Saugeen Times. He asked me if I had...

Kudos … and Nots! by ‘The Stix Man’

“ALL ABOARD” Say “HELLO” in Port Elgin, Saugeen Shores Great place to live & smile   KUDOS   Don’t worry Southampton, I know how great it is to live there...

Confrontation on the picket line

Management at the Family Health Organization is publicly blaming its striking employees for the collapse of a woman at the Medical Centre in Owen Sound. They...

Kudos … & NOTs! by ‘The Stix Man’

Kudos This is a story that I’ve wanted to tell for a while. It started after my stroke in February of 2017. As I’ve said, the...

Kudos … & NOTs! by ‘The Stix Man’

Kudos Let me set the stage here. First, I’m a retired golden ager, raised in the area on a farm. I have some medical issues. Diabetes,...

Elections and democracy

Free and fair elections are the cornerstone of Canadian democracy. I write to you today as I have some very serious concerns with new legislation...

Crime doesn’t pay – but Crime Stoppers does … but for how long?

Crime Stoppers is a civilian community organization devised to acquire information that assists law enforcement agencies in the resolution of crime. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards...