Owen Sound Sun Times

Allegations of harassment lead to resignation and new deputy mayor in Brockton

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Brockton council has appointed Kym Hutcheon to the deputy-mayor’s chair after James Lang resigned in the wake of an integrity commissioner’s report of a complaint from staff at Walkerton’s arena. Hutcheon’s council seat will be declared vacant at the Aug. 13 council meeting. Council accepted Lang’s official resignation after the integrity commissioner report was presented […]

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Hanover Barons win Game 4 in overtime

Joey Stimac played hero in overtime as the Hanover Barons beat the Clarington Eagles 5-4 inside Hanover’s P&H Centre Tuesday night to take a 2-1 series lead in the best-of-seven Schmalz Cup semifinal. The winner of the series pitting the top teams in the North Conference and East Conference will meet the winner of the […]

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SPORTS BRIEFS: Barons and Eagles tied 1-1 in semis

GEORGE AND CANADA CLINCH TOP SPOT Owen Sound Attack goaltender Carter George and his Team Canada teammates clinched first place in Group B at the 2024 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championships in Finland. George started in goal as Canada topped Sweden (6-3), and made a 26-save shutout in a 6-0 win over Czechia. Ryerson […]

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Hanover Barons take a 2-1 lead in Pollock Division final

The Hanover Barons have battled back to take a 2-1 lead over the Mount Forest Patriots in the PJHL’s best-of-seven Pollock Division final after the first weekend of competition. In Thursday’s Game 1 inside Hanover’s P&H Centre, Mount Forest drew first blood after netting three unanswered third-period goals in a 4-3 victory. Brody Leblanc, Will […]

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Hanover looks to get over the hump as PJHL playoffs begin

It’s playoff time in the PJHL and the Hanover Barons are looking to get over the hump. The Barons finished atop the PJHL’s Pollock Division again this season, after last topping the table in 2021-22, before losing to the Mitchell Hawks in Game 7 of the division finals. Last year, the Barons cruised to another […]