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A Bieber Street in Stratford’s future?

Area resident asks subcommittee to consider adding the famous singer to a list of potential street names.

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German Ambassador tours area as guest of MP Schellenberger

Werner Wnendt visited two manufacturing plants in St. Marys on Thursday, July 31

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Residents still oppose St. Vincent apartments

The OMB hearing resumes Oct. 7, and council must now decide whether to continue to oppose the proposal or accept the new design.

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Fire/police chief combo

The possibility of combining the two positions to take advantage of the upcoming vacancy was initially brought up at the subcommittee level.

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Nile St. plans nixed despite Bike Master Plan

The recommendation from subcommittee called for the section of road from Shakespeare to Douro Street to be rebuilt at its current width of 6.7 metres, but to shift the road to the west, eliminating the sidewalk on that side but retaining the sidewalk on the east side.

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Improvements to Water St. courts referred to budget

Steve Kropf, president of Stratford Lakeside Active Adults Association (SLAAA), says there are over 80 people in Stratford signed up to play pickleball, a variation of tennis that uses composite rackets, a whiffle ball, and smaller courts (the size of a badminton court).

HPHA asks nurses to take early retirement

First-time hiring of personal support workers means total staff numbers expected to climb

Buchanan adds name to list of election candidates

NORTH PERTH – Coun. Ken Buchanan has declared his intentions to seek re-election for Elma Ward in October, making him the latest candidate in the municipal election.

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NRStor opens energy storage facility in Minto

HARRISTON – A nation-wide first in commercial innovation took place July 22, and it happened right here in Minto.

Consultant: Ideal South Huron landfill tipping fee is not feasible

South Huron’s ideal tipping fee is $173/tonne

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