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A Stratford-made safety solution
A Stratford firefighter has taken the reigns on what is believed to be the first bylaw of its kind in Canada in the hopes of eliminating a hidden danger that men and women in uniform face each and every time they respond to a call
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Trio visits five Great Lakes in single day!
Depart from St. Marys at 5 a.m. en route to stop number one in Hamilton
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Friday, June, 19, 2015 - 6:06:27 PM
Ontario fighter pilot tells students to dream big "not to take anything away from Deanna Brasseur, but as far as being one of the first women fighter pilot this is false. The Russians, during WW II had squadron of women fighter pilots called the "night witches" and were feared by the germans."
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Thursday, November, 06, 2014 - 7:07:52 AM
Understanding of OPP's new 'transparent' billing is still pending "To add insult to injury wait until you start receiving overtime bills from the OPP. Wait until there is yet another force-wide hike in their salaries and benefits. I encourage you to Google the 'Ontario Provincial Police Block' and examine the conten"
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Thursday, October, 23, 2014 - 5:05:46 AM
New OPP billing model brings savings to county "Wait until you start receiving overtime bills from the OPP. Wait until there is yet another force-wide hike in their salaries and benefits. Then you will see how much Wellington County will actually save with the OPP's new billing model. Moreover, th"
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Pros and cons of farm severance discussed
SEBRINGVILLE – The County of Perth has revisited the issue of whether or not to allow the severance of farm properties by holding a public information meeting at the Sebringville Community Centre on Tuesday, June 23.
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PALMERSTON LIONS SPLASH BASH
Although there wasn’t quite as much splashing this year as in years past thanks to grey skies, the Palmerston Lions Splash Bash still attracted a number of area families to Lions Heritage Park on Saturday, June 27.
Hospital foundations praised for important fundraising work
NORTH WELLINGTON – Palmerston and Mount Forest hospital foundations have kept the hospitals “front and centre” in their communities, North Wellington Health Care board chair Tom Sullivan says.
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South Huron Hospital runs surplus for year
The chairperson for the South Huron Hospital Association’s board of directors said last week’s annual hospital meeting was a chance to celebrate successes and reflect on lessons learned.
10th anniversary for Wingham’s ALS walk Saturday, June 27
Well over 100 people gathered at Riverside Park in Wingham for the 10th anniversary of the ALS Walk.
Avon Maitland passes budget, breaks for summer
The Avon Maitland District School Board (AMDSB) held its final regular meeting of the year June 23 and completed its work by approving the 2015-2016 budget as well as saying goodbye to superintendent Mike Ash, who is resigning as of Aug. 31.
Villa celebrates 40 years of parent company
Residents, staff and dignitaries gathered at the Exeter Villa June 24 to mark the 40th anniversary of the retirement and nursing home’s parent company, ATK Care Group.
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Hospital foundations praised for important fundraising work
Palmerston and Mount Forest hospital foundations have kept the hospitals “front and centre” in their communities, North Wellington Health Care board chair Tom Sullivan says.
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CWDHS student receives the first-ever Cargill scholarship
Kirsten Henley, Centre Wellington District High School student (CWDHS), is the first recipient of the Cargill scholarship, a new scholarship in partnership with Cargill Meat Solutions Guelph and the Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington. Henley beat out nine other applications from the Guelph Wellington area.
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County endorses Wilson Quarry minutes of settlement
Wellington County councillors have decided to incorporate concerns of a residents group into the draft minutes of settlement for a Wellington North quarry proposal.
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Work continues on CW cultural plan
It’s been about a year since Centre Wellington councillors approved the township’s cultural action plan, and culture co-ordinator Elizabeth Bender was at a recent committee of the whole meeting to present an update on what’s been achieved.
OMB hearing threatened as council denies minor variance on Wellington Street property
Wellington North council has denied an application that would have seen a new home squeezed onto a lot at 480 Wellington Street East.
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Students walk for mental health
Students at St. John’s Catholic School walked around the yard of the school to take part in the school’s version of the Get in Touch for Hutch walk, on Monday, June 15.
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No new dirt on Cullitons
An independent review of the circumstances surrounding the Stratford Cullitons and a former player found guilty of sexual assault has produced little, if any, new information outside what was already announced by the Junior B hockey club in the days after the scandal broke.
 
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