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Bluewater levy increase in draft ABCA budget

BLUEWATER —  The members of Bluewater municipal council got a look at the draft budget...



Community updated on Jessica’s House

EXETER — While they still haven’t been approved for provincial funding for a residential...



Mayor complains to integrity commissioner

SOUTH HURON — The municipality’s integrity commissioner has recommended no disciplinary...



Asbestos at South Huron Rec Centre may keep upgrades to one floor

SOUTH HURON — Asbestos in the walls at the South Huron Rec Centre may prevent the municipality from...



Lambton Shores will vote via Internet and phone in 2018

LAMBTON SHORES — After conducting all of its previous elections based on mailed-in ballots, Lambton...



Lucan Biddulph looking at options for water systems operations

LUCAN BIDDULPH — After an employee operating the water systems in Lucan Biddulph left the...



Four arrested and charged in Hensall search

BLUEWATER – Four Bluewater residents were arrested and charged Nov. 18 with various weapons and...



Improving stroke care in Huron, Perth

Listowel/Wingham – Huron Perth is playing an integral role in the South West Stroke Project that is...

Langton Champions

The South Huron Peewee Sabres competed in the Langton Local League Tournament Nov. 25-27. They became gold medalists for the second consecutive year in the tournament by beating Langton One in a 1-0 overtime victory. Back row (left to right): Jordan Goodfellow, Noel Gosleigh, Cole England, Kellen Park and Blake Collings. Front row (left to right): Mark Ford, Chase Boyd, Sam Kramer, Darius Stuckless, Brayden Tomlinson and Gavin Gunness. Laying on the ice: goalie Keiran Stewart.

On Ice

Atom Sabres player Hayden Kerslake is shown here with the puck during the game against the Mooretown Jr. Flags on Nov. 26. The Atom Sabres tied the game 2-2, which was not enough to take them to their division’s semi-finals.

Hawks beat North Middlesex

Exeter Hawks player Ryan Hopkins, left, tries to catch one of the North Middlesex players Nov. 25. The Hawks won 5-2. It was a good weekend for the Haws, as they went on to play against Lambeth the following day and won 2-1. The season is now past its halfway point, and the Hawks are sitting at fourth in the PJHL Yeck Division standings with 13 wins opposite nine losses.

Crossing safely

Exeter’s Jeanne Parent crossed her last child across Main Street last Friday as she has retired after 25 years as the crossing guard at the Main/Victoria crossing.

Kettle Campaign Kick Off

A large group gathered in front of the Wingham Thrift Store on Nov. 18 to celebrate the kick off of the Salvation Army Kettle Campaign and to sing Christmas Carols played by the F.E.Madill Secondary School band.

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