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Police investigate shooting near Clinton

Police are still saying little about the weekend shooting death of Donato Frigo, 70, of Caledon East. The shooting occurred at the Hullett Wildlife Conservation Area north of Clinton. Detective Inspector Chris Avery of OPP Criminal Investigation Branch said at a press conference Monday that shortly after 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13, the victim [...]

Town hall parking lot well over budget

SOUTH HURON — The parking lot project adjacent to South Huron’s town hall in Exeter has proven to be a lot more complicated — and a lot more expensive — than originally thought.

Acclamations in South Huron and Lucan Biddulph

SOUTH HURON — There will be no election in South Huron’s Exeter ward this fall as both candidates were acclaimed when no further candidates stepped forward by last Friday’s deadline for nominations.

Davis-Dagg makes it three-way race for mayor in Lambton Shores

LAMBTON SHORES — Declaring “it’s time for a change,” Deputy Mayor Elizabeth Davis-Dagg ended her silence on nomination deadline day Sept. 12 by formally entering the race for mayor.

Bluewater hires Gary Long as CAO

BLUEWATER – For 13-plus years, Gary Long enjoyed working provincially and federally with MPPs and MPs, but he was always drawn to municipal politics.

Shooting victim identified

CLINTON – One man is dead as a police investigation continues into a fatal shooting near Clinton.


Smythe excited about Cooper site possibilities

As a city councillor and chair of Stratford’s Planning and Heritage subcommittee, as well as a member of the Heritage Stratford advisory committee, Karen Smythe has been hearing it from both sides as to what should happen with the Cooper site and the former railway shops.

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Palmerston Terry Fox Run grows for third consecutive year

PALMERSTON – As 83-year-old resident Stan Freeland took his last step in the Terry Fox Run on Sunday, he capped an impressive 13-year fundraising journey for cancer research.

Trustee vacancy as deadline passes

NORTH PERTH – With the deadline for the municipal election come and gone, North Perth was notable not for last-minute additions but for a lack of candidates.

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Another open wheel win for McLean at Full Throttle

This past Friday night at Full Throttle Motor Speedway near Durham, short track racing legend “Ironman” Gary Elliott of Waterdown was able to capture his first feature checker flag. He did so beating Open Wheel Modified racing champion Gary McLean of Conn, on a track he has ruled over the last number of years.

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