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Slow down in construction zones

Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to remind motorists about the necessity...



Elora arts centre hosts Art in the Yar

Art in the Yard brought artists -- and visitors -- from across the province and beyond to the Elora...



County needs to fix two area bridges by 2018

The bridge that connects Salem to downtown Elora, and a main rural bridge at Gordonville between...



Fire chiefs ban burning in Wellington County

All open air burning has been prohibited across Wellington County because of extremely dry...



OPP communications centre flooded with calls related to Canada Revenue Agency scam

Last month, the Ontario Provincial Police warned the public with regards to the ongoing Canada...



Open air burn ban issued by Wellington County

WELLINGTON NORTH – Pursuant to the Ontario Fire Protection and Prevention Act the Wellington County...



Eight road deaths, two multiple fatality collisions over weekend have OPP appealing to drivers

In the wake of a tragic weekend that saw eight people die in four separate collisions on Ontario...



OPP investigate indecent act

CENTRE WELLINGTON TOWNSHIP – On June 28, 2016 at approximately 8:30 a.m. members of the Wellington...

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.


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.


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).


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.

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Building a Homemade Composter

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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

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Heritage Chickens!

The love of Heritage Chickens.

Another post about coyotes.

I was sitting working at the computer yesterday morning

What was that?

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Let Me In!

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Spring Cleaning – Part 1

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