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Arthur resident gets partial commitment from council on street improvements

KENILWORTH - Arthur resident Judy Watt is hoping the township will set a priority to reconstruct...



Upper Grand District School Board continues to significant increases in EQAO testing results

GUELPH – Results from the province’s 2015-16 Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO)...

In memory

Members of the Milne family, from left, Reece Milne and her mother Pam joined Adell Mueller along with Paul Milne and the Milne family dog Ryerson raising money and enjoying a walk during last Sunday’s Mount Forest Terry Fox Run.

Knox Conn Presbyterian Church

Knox Conn's display prominently featured Dr. Arthur Rutherford Perry, who was responsible for bringing the telephone to Conn. Dr. Perry needed the phone to communicate with the hospital and consult with other doctors.


With Mount Forest Homecoming 2017 preparations well underway, Mount Forest residents and natives can purchase souvenirs and apparel to support the June 23-25, 2017 event. These items, and others, are available at

Flipping the iceberg

Gregory Smith, an award-winning speaker, author and personal power coach, spoke to the “Bigs” and “Littles” at the Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Wellington mentor appreciation night on Sept. 13.

2015 MATCH

Pictured is the match from 2015 in Wingham, however, the Saugeen Maitland Lightning girls hockey club will once again host an international exhibition contest this pre-season. They will host Team China at the Mount Forest and District Sports Complex on Sept. 28.

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Wellington North Farmers' Market

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Christmas Craft Show

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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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