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Power outage planned in Palmerston on March 5

PALMERSTON – Westario power customers in Palmerston will experience a loss of power on Sunday, March...

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Wellington North, Minto receive funding from Ontario 150 Community Capital Program

NORTH WELLINGTON – The Town of Minto and Township of Wellington North have received word that they...

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Wellington Bowl for Kids’ sake starts Feb. 12

MOUNT FOREST – It’s that time of year once again for local bowlers (and non-bowlers) to get their...

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Wellington County adopts 2017 budget

WELLINGTON COUNTY- Wellington County Council adopted its 2017 budget with a 2.9 per cent increase in...

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Mount Forest concrete plant thanks Minto Fire for its response to Christmas Day fire

NORTH WELLINGTON — Minto’s volunteer fire department was recently recognized at Minto council by an...

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Snowmobile stolen from motel in Palmerston

PALMERSTON – On Jan. at approximately 6:43 a.m. members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial...

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Wellington County's first baby of 2017 born at Louise Marshall Hospital in Mount Forest

MOUNT FOREST – The first baby of 2017 born in Wellington County was right here in Mount Forest.

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Public Health recommends taking precautions during extreme cold weather

Public Health is recommending that residents protect themselves from extreme cold weather conditions...

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Town of Minto Mayor George Bridge keeps a watchful eye on fellow bowler Josh Portelance, age 10 from Palmerston, after giving him a few tips during last Sunday’s Bowl for Kids Sake event in Mount Forest.

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Tuesday Tunes - Seaforth

Tue Feb 28 | 1:00 PM

TUESDAY TUNES - Seaforth

Tue Feb 28 | 1:00 PM

Cribbage

Tue Feb 28 | 7:00 PM

Elora Centre for the Arts

Thu Mar 2 | 10:00 AM

The Sting

Fri Mar 3 | 8:00 PM

Upcoming Events

Sun Mar 5 | 2:00 PM

Gallery Concert Series 2016-17

Mon Mar 6 | 7:00 PM

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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.

I was sitting working at the computer yesterday morning

What was that?

Last night we were just settling down into bed when all of a sudden the howling started .......

Let Me In!

Why chickens might not be so stupid after all.

Spring Cleaning – Part 1

Well here we are in mid-February and I do believe we have had the odd glimpse of spring, so I guess...

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