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Bauman reinstated by court
Woolwich councillor Mark Bauman will be allowed to stay in office.
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Bauman steps aside while seeking court decision
Woolwich councillor Mark Bauman will not be attending council and committee meetings for the foreseeable future.
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Thursday, November, 06, 2014 - 7:07:52 AM
Understanding of OPP's new 'transparent' billing is still pending "To add insult to injury wait until you start receiving overtime bills from the OPP. Wait until there is yet another force-wide hike in their salaries and benefits. I encourage you to Google the 'Ontario Provincial Police Block' and examine the conten"
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Thursday, October, 23, 2014 - 5:05:46 AM
New OPP billing model brings savings to county "Wait until you start receiving overtime bills from the OPP. Wait until there is yet another force-wide hike in their salaries and benefits. Then you will see how much Wellington County will actually save with the OPP's new billing model. Moreover, th"
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Wednesday, October, 15, 2014 - 2:02:27 AM
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Pita Pit fundraiser to benefit counselling agency
Local residents will have the chance to enjoy a healthy meal while supporting a good cause, from June 7 to 13 at Elmira's Pita Pit.
St. Jacobs subdivision put on hold
Woolwich councillors have referred a draft plan of subdivision back to township staff, after hearing a number of concerns about the proposed St. Jacobs development.
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Robin in the Hood set for this weekend
The Robin in the Hood Medieval Festival was started in 2000 created by local drama teacher, DJ Carroll. This year, Robin in the Hood will be celebrating its 15th year, with a three-day event full of activities.
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Elmira Farmers' Market is open for business
The Elmira Farmers Market is a place where local people go to find local products. Situated behind the Elmira Home Hardware Store on Church Street every Saturday from May to October from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., its mandate is not to be a tourist destination so much as it is to be a community venture.
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Funding to enhance training for livestock transport
Food security is paramount, and this is especially true in the livestock industry where disease and sickness can have a devastating outcome.
Runner raising awareness for mental health
When Clay Williams started long-distance running in 2003, it was for personal fitness. He competed in his first 5km race in 2004 at the age of 43.
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Weather spotters help keep Ontarians safe
A crowd gathered at the Grand River Conservation Authority headquarters in Cambridge on Thursday, April 30 to help protect their communities in cases of severe weather.
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16-year-old killed in motorcyle crash
Jeremy Wickenheiser of Perth East killed in two-vehicle collision north of Stratford.
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Poor grades for city's infrastructure
In his state of the city address at a breakfast held at the Stratford Country Club on Tuesday, May 26, Mayor Dan Mathieson promised his speech wouldn’t be as dark as the Stratford Festival’s performance of Hamlet, which opened the night before.
Citizen group has been formed to fight gravel pit application
Neighbours of a planned gravel pit in the Township of Wellington North have formed a citizen’s group to fight the proposal.
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Busy 72-hours for Wellington North Fire Service
Firefighters in Wellington North were busy this past weekend, responding to a total of 14 calls between Friday morning at 11 a.m. and Monday morning at 11 a.m.
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Solo)wave employees raise money, lose hair for breast cancer
Last Thursday, four women at Solo)wave in Mount Forest were not afraid to lose their hair as part of their fundraising efforts for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
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Federal government provides $3 million for new dairy centre at Elora Research Station
Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills, announced last week that $3 million of federal money through the Canadian Agricultural Adaptive Program will help support Dairy Farmers of Ontario set up the Livestock Research and Innovation Centre at the University of Guelph’s Elora Research Station.
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Local student chosen For Minister’s Advisory Council
Centre Wellington District High School student, Eden Blanchard, 17, has been selected to work with the Minister of Education to make Ontario’s schools even better.
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Software company launches site, crowdfunding campaign
No matter where you’re employed you’ve probably had to work with someone you’re not compatible with. A local company wants to help solve that problem.
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Provincial gold sends Wellington County students to Saskatoon
Three secondary school students from the Upper Grand District School Board are moving up to national competitions after winning Gold medals at the Ontario Technological Skills Competition in Waterloo, May 4-6.
 
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