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LOCK IT OR LOSE IT

Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating the theft of a purse from a...

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OPP INVESTIGATE INCIDENT AT HIGH SCHOOL

On May 26, 2016 at approximately 10:50 a.m. Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)...

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Police report a successful public safety initiative after drug drop-off

Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) participated in the annual Prescription Drug...

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Local Food and agriculture highlighted during the Annual spring Wellington Rural Romp

WELLINGTON COUNTY - The sixth annual Spring Wellington Rural Romp will be held Saturday, May 28,...

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Education

School board, parents reach compromise on French Immersion program

GUELPH – “Mixed feelings” best describe the result of last Tuesday night’s Upper Grand District...

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Minto native’s debut novel explores death of Tom Thomson

TORONTO/TOWN OF MINTO — Was landscape painter Tom Thomson shot by poachers, or by a German-American...

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Internet hotspots a success with library patrons

The Wellington County Library’s internet hotspots are a big success.

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Canada Revenue Agency scam still circulating

The Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police would like to remind residents to be aware of a...

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Michael Chong

Conservative MP Michael Chong, a political junkie since his teens, says gratitude for the opportunities Canada offered his immigrant parents drove his decision to get involved in public life.

Fiddler

The Royal City Musical Production’s production of Fiddler on the Roof opens with a silent sunset-like image; silhouettes of trees and a fiddler perched atop a single building.

Holiday Tradition

Presenting gift baskets to Laurie Montgomery (right), of Guelph Basketeers is Kelsey Blinkhorn (left), owner of Blinkhorn Benefits Group and his wife Laura Blinkhorn, a long-time supporter of the Basketeers organization.

TOY DRIVE KICKS OFF

Members of the Fergus Lions Club surround the toy tree at Reliable Ford in Fergus at the Nov. 17 kickoff to their annual toy drive. The club’s toy drive chair, Gary Waterhouse (front, second from right) also presented a cheque for $2,000 to the Centre Wellington Food Bank, accepted by manager Fred Aleksandrowicz and board chair Jackie Andrews (holding the cheque).

Winners

Tyler Healey and Mitchell Lee hold up the Tri City Championship cup last weekend after winning the Toyota Challenge with their Waterloo Wolves minor bantam AAA hockey team. The two hockey players will be heading to Japan with their team over March break.

Don’t Talk To The Actors

Terry Wilson, as the character Beatrice Pomeroy, shows off her curves with her shocked co-stars Adrian Baker and Laura Reitzel, playing Jerry Przpezniak and Arlene Wyniarski in the local adaptation of Don’t Talk To The Actors. The play featuring an entirely local cast performed at the Fergus Grand Theatre last weekend and will put on three more show this coming weekend.

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Building a Homemade Composter

Composting to get away from chemical fertilizers.

Spring Cleaning Part III

Lemon juice is a great way of helping with the cleaning around the house and a bonus it smells...

Spring Cleaning Part II

One of the things I use a lot around the house for cooking and cleaning is baking soda. It is...

Heritage Chickens!

The love of Heritage Chickens.

Another post about coyotes.

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What was that?

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Let Me In!

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Spring Cleaning – Part 1

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