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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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Local

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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OPP release name of deceased person found in fatal Palmerston house fire

PALMERSTON – Wellington County OPP have released the name of the deceased person who was found...

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Education

EQAO announces that next OSSLT will be on paper

The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) has announced that the next iteration of the...

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Community

Teenie Tiny Tots opens in bigger, brighter location

PALMERSTON — Just like the young families it serves, Teenie Tiny Tots is growing. Owner Angie...

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Fatal house fire in Palmerston

Yesterday at approximately 2:44 p.m., members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police...

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Health Care

LHIN says Huron Perth hospice decision will be made in early 2017

LONDON – The South West LHIN is excited about the opportunity we have to increase residential...

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Fly the flag

As a part of Crime Stoppers Month, the organization’s flag was raised in front of the Mount Forest Museum and Archives last Friday to kick start the month in Wellington North. On hand for the flag raising were, from left to right: Wellington North Mayor Andy Lennox; Wellington County OPP Sergeant Patrick Horrigan; Rob Mattice, member of the CSGW board of directors; Wellington County OPP Constable Gary Barnhardt; Wellington North fire chief Dave Guilbault; Wellington North fire prevention officer Marco Guidotti; Sarah Bowers-Peter, program co-ordinator with CSGW, and; Kieran Bates, winner of CSGW’s Sound of Crime Stoppers contest.

Imagine the possibilities

Justin Gibson, a teacher with the Upper Grand District School Board, was one of several speakers who discussed the School Within A Factory program at a meet-and-greet Dec. 9 at the Harriston-Minto Community Complex.

Homework Help

Justin Brown and Sierra Woodward, Grade 9 students at Wellington Heights Secondary School, checking out the TVO Homework Help website.

Light Weight Construction

Pictured placing the first of many Lightweight construction signs in North Huron is Huron Burce MPP Lisa Thompson, Perth Wellington MPP Randy Pettapiece and North Huron Fire Prevention officer James Marshall on Nov. 4 in Blyth.

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Events in Southwestern Ontario

Erin Baby Cafe

Thu Jan 19 | 10:00 AM

Robbie Burns Supper

Sat Jan 21 | 5:30 PM

Cribbage

Mon Jan 23 | 7:00 PM

Tuesday Tunes - Seaforth

Tue Jan 24 | 1:00 PM

Upcoming Events

Wed Jan 25 | 10:00 AM

Grant Writing Workshop

Wed Jan 25 | 6:00 PM

Take Charge Chronic Pain

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PHOTOS AND VIDEOS

Blogs

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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