Posts in: Arthur
Photo by Karen Idzik

Dedicated Bench in Arthur

A Buddy Bench, donated to St. John Catholic School, was moved from in front of the office to the outdoors in the playground at the border between the older and younger students play areas.

Doodle WEB

Doodles By Dunbar

Check out the latest editorial cartoon by Kelsey Dunbar.


New program seeks to fill empty storefronts in local towns

A new program launched in a collaborative effort between the Township of Wellington North, Town of Minto and Mapleton Township aims to put talented people into downtown storefronts to gain exposure, build their business, and become a sustainable enterprise all while filling vacant storefronts in the three municipalities.

Photo By Kelsey Dunbar

Preparations for the Wellington County International Plowing Match 2016 take flight

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the International Plowing Match (IPM) first coming to Wellington County.

Photo by Karen Idzik

Local students learn about various careers

If you saw an ambulance at St. John’s Catholic School last Monday, do not be alarmed. It was for Career Day, so students could explore the vehicle.

Myrna Hutchison

Arthur’s Myrna Hutchison shares story

#GetInTouchForHutch visited Elora Public School as well at Centre Wellington District High School to share the story of how the Arthur-based organization came to be and the importance of mental health awareness in youth today.

Photos by Karen Idzik

Arthur goes ‘quackers’ for duck races

It was a hot sunny day and the ducks entering this year’s Arthur Lions Duck Races needed some assistance to get down the river, as the flow in the Conestoga River was very low.

Photo by Mike Wilson

Female firefighters bring the heat to Wellington North Fire Service

In Canada, a mere 3.6 per cent of firefighters are female. While that number is rising steadily every year, the stereotyping that surrounds females in the fire service is still strong.

Photo by Mike Wilson

Air Cadets honoured at annual ceremonial review

“I hope that the other 14 squadrons that I have to visit this year live up to the high standards you have set here tonight.”

By Kelsey Dunbar

Doodles By Dunbar

Check out the latest editorial cartoon by Kelsey Dunbar.

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