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Spring Clean Up now underway in Penetanguishene

Spring Clean Up now underway in Penetanguishene

Process could take up to six weeks to complete
Lessons from a pandemic. How have our municipalities adapted?

Lessons from a pandemic. How have our municipalities adapted?

'I think it's going fairly well, to be honest with you,' says Midland mayor, noting most people are 'respective' directives from health authorities
Partnership ensures fresh food, supplies get to Christian Island

Partnership ensures fresh food, supplies get to Christian Island

'The whole idea is to help people who have a need for food and to help reduce the traffic on the ferry,' said Chief Guy Monague; Hewitt's happy to help
Town designates 414 King Street as a heritage home

Town designates 414 King Street as a heritage home

The residence that has a link with Norman Lyon Playfair to be given heritage designation.
Midland COVID-19 assessment centre sees a decrease in overall numbers

Midland COVID-19 assessment centre sees a decrease in overall numbers

Centre fully supplied for PPE and test kits, says hospital official.
Today's Christian Island decisions are informed by Spanish Flu of 1919

Today's Christian Island decisions are informed by Spanish Flu of 1919

'We should have learned from the past,' says Beausoleil First Nation elder, still grieving the loss of half of their population during last pandemic
Local basketball players running afoul of town restrictions

Local basketball players running afoul of town restrictions

Town's 'biggest problem ... is young people still playing basketball,' says mayor; Town says wharf and boat launch will remain closed to the public
60-year-old man dies in apartment complex fire

60-year-old man dies in apartment complex fire

The fire was not deemed to be suspicious by the Fire Investigator on scene
It's an ideal time for bird-watching ... but stay away from others!

It's an ideal time for bird-watching ... but stay away from others!

Outdoors columnist offers some tips on how to count and identify species when there are large flocks of birds in an area
Councillor suggests a unique way of "distracting" people during the pandemic

Councillor suggests a unique way of "distracting" people during the pandemic

Point your webcams towards the construction and give people something to watch, says councillor.