One dead in Kincardine house fire, Ontario Fire Marshal investigating

One person is dead as the result of a house fire in Kincardine Friday. Emergency services responded to a residential fire on Whippoorwill Lane in Kincardine late Friday morning. A 911 call from a neighbour made at approximately 10:50 a.m. indicated a visible fire inside the home with heavy smoke and an occupant believed to […]

Twelve local athletes to compete at provincial Jiu-Jitsu championship this weekend

This coming weekend the Markham Pan Am Centre will play host to the 2023 Ontario Provincial Jiu-Jitsu Championship, the last major Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament for 2023. Twelve athletes representing Grey and Bruce counties and the Kilian Academy will fight for gold at this year’s Championship. Twelve-year-old Southampton phenom and Canadian White Belt Champion Hunter Ward […]

Admissions again permitted at Southbridge long-term care in Owen Sound

Admissions are again being permitted at the Southbridge long-term care home in Owen Sound after the Ministry of Long-Term Care suspended them over concerns about the health and well-being of residents. In a letter from Brad Robinson of the Long-Term Care Inspections Branch dated Nov. 23, it said that based on results of recent inspections, […]

Memories still vivid 30 years after Neyaashiinigmiing teens went missing

It has been 30 years since Leslie Jones of Neyaashiinigmiing disappeared along with his cousin Shawn Jones, yet his memory remains fresh in the mind of his stepmother Lynn Chegahno. On Sunday, she gathered with other friends and family in Ferndale, where Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation Coun. Beverley Nadjiwon was leading a 30-kilometre […]

Meaford family’s Gingerbug business making Dragons’ Den appearance

With a low harvest of vegetables for her stall at the Meaford Farmer’s Market one week, Megan Silk decided to bring along some mason jars of the wild ginger beer she and husband Bren prepared for their family to enjoy. The non-alcoholic fermented beverage sold really well that day. “I figured we were onto something […]