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Tony Saxon

Tony Saxon

Tony Saxon’s history as a journalist has been rich and varied over the past 20 years. Most recently known as the Guelph Mercury's beat writer covering the Guelph Storm, Tony is an award winning correspondent, columnist, reporter, feature writer and photographer, who has covered politics, science, and any topic that made for a great story. As a storyteller, Tony is considered “fearless.”

Recent Work by Tony

<b>ONTARIO:</b> Guelph police officer forgives man accused of running into him

ONTARIO: Guelph police officer forgives man accused of running into him

Const. Mark O'Connell was hit by a man accused of impaired driving in early August and his heart stopped beating, but he says the incident has made him a better person and officer
<b>COVID-19:</b> Married 68 years, Guelph couple both taken by COVID just days apart

COVID-19: Married 68 years, Guelph couple both taken by COVID just days apart

John and Betty Ware took precautions to stay safe, but COVID still found them
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Guelph Police aware of possible 'media frenzy' when it arrested Kitchener MP last April

ONTARIO: Guelph Police aware of possible 'media frenzy' when it arrested Kitchener MP last April

Freedom of Information request shows that senior management at Guelph Police were not immediately informed a sitting MP had been arrested
<b>CANADA:</b> How two Syrian refugee families had their hopes of new start in Guelph shattered

CANADA: How two Syrian refugee families had their hopes of new start in Guelph shattered

At the last minute, a Guelph sponsor failed to provide the federal government with required information
<b>ONTARIO:</b> 4.4 million litres of raw sewage sent into the Eramosa River in February spill

ONTARIO: 4.4 million litres of raw sewage sent into the Eramosa River in February spill

City could face charges and fines once the province completes its investigation
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Would you just look at what somebody did to this Freshii in Guelph <b>(6 photos)</b>

ONTARIO: Would you just look at what somebody did to this Freshii in Guelph (6 photos)

The person spent over an hour smashing ceilings and HVAC equipment
ONTARIO: Maxime Bernier's Guelph event cancelled due to concerns over protest

ONTARIO: Maxime Bernier's Guelph event cancelled due to concerns over protest

A planned protest and online petition opposing the visit by Bernier created concerns for organizers
MEMORIAL CUP 2019: Halifax heartbreak: Mooseheads fall in Memorial Cup final <b>(10 photos)</b>

MEMORIAL CUP 2019: Halifax heartbreak: Mooseheads fall in Memorial Cup final (10 photos)

Halifax leads 2-0 early but Rouyn-Noranda scores four unanswered goals to capture their first Memorial Cup
MEMORIAL CUP 2019: Storm runs out of miracles <b>(10 photos)</b>

MEMORIAL CUP 2019: Storm runs out of miracles (10 photos)

Memorial Cup dream comes to an end with a 6-4 loss in the semifinal to the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies
MEMORIAL CUP 2019: Mooseheads lose game, then celebrate because they're off to the Memorial Cup final <b>(9 photos)</b>

MEMORIAL CUP 2019: Mooseheads lose game, then celebrate because they're off to the Memorial Cup final (9 photos)

Avoid Friday's semifinal thanks to the tournament's tie-breaking formula after three teams finish with 2-1 records