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Auburn barn fire kills over 600 pigs

AUBURN – The Fire Departments of North Huron (FDNH) were called to a barn fire just north of Auburn...



Improving stroke care in Huron, Perth

Listowel/Wingham – Huron Perth is playing an integral role in the South West Stroke Project that is...

Huron County Health Unit

(L-R) Past Warden Paul Gowing, Public Health Manager Tanya Sangster, MOH Dr. Maarten Bokhout, Board of Health members Tyler Hessel and Rosemary Rognvaldson, Public Health Nurse Johanna Calamusa, Lead Assessor for The Breastfeeding Committee for Canada Marg LaSalle, and Public Health Nurse Marguerite Falconer on Thursday, December 8, 2016 when Huron County Health Unit received a plaque acknowledging designation of the health unit as a “Baby-Friendly” Community Health Facility.


Pctured visiting Buzz Reynolds in the relief truck is Tharon Riley, Doreen Wintemute, North Huron Food Share volunteers, Reynolds, Jessica de Waal, North Huron Food Share volunteer and helper, Miles Miller.


Pictured right is Greg McLean, principal of the Sacred Heart School in Teeswater, holding the laptop used to communicate with Bob Cook, pictured on the screen via Google Hangout app.


Pictured is ONE CARE driver Mike Dupuis, ONE CARE board member Deb Shewfelt, Huron County Warden Jim Ginn, Meals on Wheels program manager Anne Rollings, Meals on Wheels supervisor Cindy Gravelle-Holbrook, ONE CARE executive director Kathy Scanlon and Huron Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson cutting the ribbon for the new rural Meals on Wheels food truck. Funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation is supporting the start up of the program.


Pictured from left to right is Kim Cooke (MRES resource teacher), Ewen Sangster (student and keen reader), trustee chair Colleen Schenk, Alice Munro, Angela Cowley (MRES principal), Abigail Peel (student and keen reader) and Verna Steffler (Munro’s friend).

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