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Driedger departs NDSS one of most decorated Redmen girls’ athletes

PALMERSTON – For the next three weeks, The Minto Express will be profiling a distinguished senior graduating athlete from Norwell District Secondary School.

Harriston-Minto royalty crowned

HARRISTON – Glitter, crowns, sashes and smiles filled the Harriston-Minto Community Complex as 12 beautiful young women and one handsome young man competed to win the titles of the 38th senior and junior Harriston-Minto Ambassadors of the Fair on July 4.

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Royal Terrace celebrates 25 years

PALMERSTON – For a quarter of a decade, Royal Terrace Long Term and Residential Care has indeed become a home to many.

Photos By Kelsey Dunbar

New OPP detachment: A grand opening for a grand building

By Kelsey Dunbar FOR THE MINTO EXPRESS TEVIOTDALE – A reccurring statement at the grand opening of the new Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police detachment in Teviotdale was: When Wellington County builds something, they build it right. This is apparent when one sees the beautiful slate exterior and the many other amenities the finished product [...]

A tenuous mandate

A quick look at the provincial election results, as seen on a map of Ontario, leads to several conclusions. The first is this — regardless of the outcome, there are some very serious differences of opinion on the best party to lead the province, depending on where you live. In northern Ontario, vast swatches of [...]

Exchange student leads Redmen to stellar Finnish

BY DAN MCNEE EXPRESS SPORTS PALMERSTON – There’s no denying that Finland has been a goalie factory of sorts over the past couple decades, producing outstanding talents that have come to dominate the ranks of the National Hockey League. Antti Niemi, Kari Lehtonen, Pekka Rinne and Tuukka Rask are all marquee names in the hockey [...]


Ruby Porter Ruby Ethel Irene Porter (nee Watson) peacefully went to be with her Lord and Saviour, at Palmerston and District Hospital on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the age of 85. Devoted wife of Wesley Porter for 66 years. Loving mother of Bonnie Martin and her husband Howard of Elmira and Ken Porter and [...]

Minto Express June 18, 2014 Obituaries

Allan Seip Allan Seip, of Walkerton and formerly of Clifford, passed away at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at the age of 87. Allan was the husband of Marguerite Fischer-Seip of Walkerton and father of Bob and Sheila Seip of Kitchener, Jim and Patricia Seip of Wroxeter and Jean and Perry Wallace [...]

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Local skater finds gold in Iceland

PALMERSTON – Palmerston’s Kelsey-Rose MacDonald came back with not one, but two gold medals from her recent trip to Iceland May 23-25, competing in the IS Skating Club Trophy event in Reykjavik.

Kelsey Dunbar Photo

Sox drop SPMFL season opener to Cubs

HARRISTON – It wasn’t the start the Wellington Sox wanted to their 2014 South Perth Men’s Fastball League campaign, but the good news is the local club has plenty of time to shake out the rust.

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