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16-year-old killed in motorcyle crash

Jeremy Wickenheiser of Perth East killed in two-vehicle collision north of Stratford.

Senior Huskies capture H-P silver in rugby

NW girls squad finishes fourth

Citizen group has been formed to fight gravel pit application

Neighbours of a planned gravel pit in the Township of Wellington North have formed a citizen’s group to fight the proposal.

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Busy 72-hours for Wellington North Fire Service

Firefighters in Wellington North were busy this past weekend, responding to a total of 14 calls between Friday morning at 11 a.m. and Monday morning at 11 a.m.

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Solo)wave employees raise money, lose hair for breast cancer

Last Thursday, four women at Solo)wave in Mount Forest were not afraid to lose their hair as part of their fundraising efforts for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.

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Federal government provides $3 million for new dairy centre at Elora Research Station

Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills, announced last week that $3 million of federal money through the Canadian Agricultural Adaptive Program will help support Dairy Farmers of Ontario set up the Livestock Research and Innovation Centre at the University of Guelph’s Elora Research Station.

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Local student chosen For Minister’s Advisory Council

Centre Wellington District High School student, Eden Blanchard, 17, has been selected to work with the Minister of Education to make Ontario’s schools even better.

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Provincial gold sends Wellington County students to Saskatoon

Three secondary school students from the Upper Grand District School Board are moving up to national competitions after winning Gold medals at the Ontario Technological Skills Competition in Waterloo, May 4-6.

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Thistles’ struggles continue

The Fergus Thistles Jr. C lacrosse team faced off against first place team, Six Nations Warriors on May 22 in Centre Wellington.

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Mohawks end weekend on a high

The Elora Mohawks Jr. B lacrosse team faced some tough opponents over the weekend, but ended the weekend on a victorious high.

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