Bruce County offers $100,000 grants to support tourism businesses

On May 12th, Bruce County Council endorsed a $1.75 million investment in grants and loans to support local businesses over the next two years....

Huron-Kinloss Recreation Facilities Closure extends to June 30th, 2020

The Township of Huron-Kinloss has extended the closure of its recreation facilities including the Ripley Huron Community Centre, the Point Clark Community Centre and...

Colourful surgical scrub caps bring smiles to health care workers

Volunteers throughout Southampton and area continue to make and distribute colourful surgical scrub caps to hospitals, care centres and retirement homes throughout the region. Most...

Mother Nature – powerful and beautiful

Mother Nature has been out 'n' about along the shore of Lake Huron of late. Her strength has created havoc along the multi-use trail between...

Add your voice to the Bruce County Museum’s future plans

While everyone is in isolation, the work of the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre (BCM&CC) continues in anticipation of the day when it...

Reader has friends visit her garden

Enjoying my garden friends who can still visit. Iris bowers

Maple Syrup weekend celebrations cancelled

  On Tuesday, March 18, 2020, the Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association (OMSPA) officially announced that Maple Weekend would be cancelled for 2020. The event,...

Warmer temperatures bring out hungry bears

With warming temperatures, there have been several reports of bear sightings through Southampton and Port Elgin. In Port Elgin, residents of Gobles Grove have reported...

Family Day a Carnival at Bruce County Museum

Have you ever wanted to attempt a Guinness World Record and become THE new record holder? Now is your chance! Family Day, Monday February...

Out ‘n’ About: The beauty of Nature in Winter

My wife, Barb and I lucked out this past Monday afternoon while driving along County Road 40 where we saw two different Snowy Owls. They...