By Mike Wilson Special to the Express PALMERSTON – For Kelsey-Rose MacDonald, this year’s figure skating season has been a series of unfortunate events After having to fight through various medical issues that have kept her off the ice most of the season, MacDonald got back on the ice in the middle of February. Then [...]
Some education experts are taking a close and critical look at the way Ontario high schools “stream” students. Streaming is not the politically correct word. The present system was supposed to stop streaming – separating students into groups of “smart” kids and “dumb” ones. It used to be that smart kids were pushed towards university, [...]
Atoms, Peewees battle Mariposa, Norwood eliminates Bantam Reps
Second annual Kate McNally Memorial draws big crowd, raises MADD Canada awareness
Living better electrically has its downside. Hopefully the investigation into Hydro One billing practices by Ombudsman Andre Marin will improve the situation. The monolithic Crown corporation has developed a track record for unresolved customer complaints – more than 600 in the past year. Marin has said many of the complaints involve people not receiving bills for [...]
BY ANDREW SMITH EXPRESS STAFF PALMERSTON – The Mapleton-Minto 81’s may have come away with two wins over Durham after the weekend, but the first-round playoff series is far from over. The 81’s met the Durham Thundercats at home in WOAA Senior ‘AA’ action on Sunday, following a 4-3 OT victory in Durham on Friday [...]
Henk Bolding Henk Bolding of Palmerston passed away suddenly while on vacation in Portugal on Friday, February 7, 2014 in his 79th year. Beloved husband of Grace (nee Van Kooten) Bolding for 45 years. Dear father of Fran and her husband Jason Boerner of Waterloo and Jack Bolding and his wife Kelly of New Hamburg. [...]
PALMERSTON – It may have taken them a period and a half to get going, but the Norwell varsity boys hockey team still got the job done last Thursday in their regional quarter-final versus St. James.
PALMERSTON – At the North Wellington Health Care (NWHC) Board Meeting here on Feb. 13, the NWHC board of directors approved a number of things, namely the director’s expense policy and the quality improvement policy for the upcoming year.
PALMERSTON – The Mapleton-Minto 81’s made short work of their opponents Saturday night on home ice.