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Hay Town Hall needs community votes

ZURICH —  To get a major grant to help replace the roof of the historic Hay Town Hall,...



Suggestions sought for Lambton Shores budget

LAMBTON SHORES — Property owners have until Mon., Nov. 7 to tell council what should be...



South Huron Community Fund to support projects

SOUTH HURON — The South Huron Community Fund (SHCF) recently celebrated its first anniversary...



ABCA board to consider scrapping controversial recommendations

EXETER — The Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority’s (ABCA) board of directors will...



Man pronounced dead in Grand Bend after vehicle discovered in boating canal

GRAND BEND — A 75-year-old Grand Bend man has been pronounced dead after he and his pickup were...



OPP investigating crash west of Molesworth

MOLESWORTH - The driver involved in a single motor vehicle collision that took place earlier this...



Morris-Turnberry Community Control Group rise to the emergency exercise challenge

MORRIS-TURNBERRY– The Morris-Turnberry (MT) municipal offices were the scene of an emergency...



Lambton Shores looks at Grand Bend congestion

LAMBTON SHORES — After striking out on its first trip to the funding plate, the municipality will...

Hawks beat Port Stanley

Hawks player Adam Gibb shoots and follows the puck towards the net on Oct. 21 against the Port Stanley Sailors. Exeter won 4-3. The Hawks played against Thamesford Oct. 22 and won 3-2 in overtime.

Lifetime business achievement award

The 2016 South Huron Business and Community Excellence Awards Gala was held Oct. 20 at the Exeter Golf Club, with a sold-out crowd of nearly 200 people. Among the winners was Jerry MacLean of MacLeans, above centre, who received a Lifetime Business Achievement Award. With MacLean are Shelagh Cleary of Usborne-Hibbert Mutual Insurance (Award Sponsor presenter), left, and Leanne Comeau of Realty Executives Platinum Brokerage (presenter on behalf of the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors).

Identify this man

Through investigation, the Huron County OPP Crime Unit investigators discovered that a journalist working in northern Ontario had captured photos of the victim near Espanola Ontario in September. It was further determined that the victim was traveling from Alberta to Ontario under the assumed name of “Mitchell Nelson”.

Celebrating One Year

Pictured holding their creations is Wingham Collective Kitchen participant, Mike Cowan with food advisers Marilyn King and Cindy Bos at the one-year-anniversary of the local collective kitchen. A group of community members meets once a month at the St. Andrews Presbyterian Church from 9:30 a.m. to noon.


Students in the Associate Diploma in Equine Care and Management program will complete the first year of their studies through Ridgetown at the Regional Equine and Agricultural Centre in Clinton, and the second year at the Ridgetown Campus in Ridgetown, ON.


Pictured cutting the ribbon at the grand opening of the White Willow studio in Wingham is (left to right) landlords Doug Kuyvenhoven and Jeff Drost, White Willow owner Mary Skinn, North Huron Coun. Yolanda Ritsema-Teeninga, and North Huron economic development officer Connie Goodall.

Parkette improvements

From left: facilities manager Kevin Geoffrey, HSIIC chair Chuck Mallette and Liz Sangster of the Jennie Smillie Parkette Committee, discuss plans to plant a hedge along the north edge of the parkette in downtown Hensall.

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