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Nominations open for Afro Caribbean Youth

Nominations are now open for this year’s Afro Caribbean Youth Awards. For the second year, the Municipality of Kincardine is collaborating with community partners for the awards in recognition of Afro Caribbean youth living in Grey and Bruce counties who demonstrate creativity, leadership, cultural dignity, academic merit, community involvement, advocacy for social justice, commitment to […]

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Laundromat fire leaves service gap in Kincardine

Local social service agencies are working together to support access to laundry services after a fire demolished a Kincardine laundromat. “Having lost a property of my own to a fire, I can only imagine how challenging and disruptive this must be for the business owners and those who utilized their facilities,” said municipal councillor Beth […]

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Structure fire delays, but doesn’t deter Kincardine Scottish Festival

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Organizers say the 25th anniversary of the Kincardine Scottish Festival was a success despite getting off to a rough start. “We were pleasantly surprised at the attendance, even given the tragic circumstances on Saturday morning,” said Kristine McMahon, festival director-at-large, on July 8. “We had amazing numbers all weekend long, and when the parade was […]

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Ripley youth group tackles frog catching during pond adventure

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Warm and sunny June weather greeted members of the Ripley and District Horticultural Society’s “For our Youth” (FOY) club as we met at our special June location: Pine River Watershed’s McLarty Environmental Study Area, located just outside of Ripley. With trails, two wetland ponds, handy picnic tables and an incredible variety of trees, it was […]

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Tag Days raise more than $12K for Kincardine hospital

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The South Bruce Grey Health Centre Kincardine Hospital Auxiliary held their annual Tag Days on Thursday, June 27 and Friday, June 28 with amazing results once again. This year’s fantastic total was $12,387.40. Our stations were set up at Sobeys, No Frills, Canadian Tire, LCBO and Home Hardware and this wonderfully-supportive community filled our shiny bed […]