Sunday, January 24, 2021

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Lock-downs, stay at home orders, physical distancing, and mask wearing have all made for a frustrating and stressful past 10 months, but what I have found even more irritating is that we have clearly developed into a snitch culture and many have turned to public shaming on social media in order to virtually tar and feather those suspected of not following pandemic protocol. In an era when most of us have smart phones in our pockets, capable of everything from...
Recently, Canadian Pet Connection released their Top 21 Canadian Dog Foods of 2021 rankings; an update to their wildly popular 2020 article that receives tens of thousands of monthly reads. This article showcases the best Canadian pet food manufacturers, and highlights the fascinating things they do to further innovation in their industry. Over the last two decades, the pet food marketplace has grown dramatically, with dozens upon dozens of high quality pet food manufacturers battling to establish their brands as...

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Snitching and Shaming Have Been an Unfortunate Side Effect of the Pandemic

Lock-downs, stay at home orders, physical distancing, and mask wearing have all made for a frustrating and stressful past 10 months, but what I...

Meaford Fire Department Welcomes New Chief

The Municipality of Meaford has announced Courtney Allen as the new Chief of the Meaford Fire Department. Allen comes to Meaford from the City of...

OPP Enforcement Under The Stay-At-Home Order

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is requesting that Ontarians voluntarily comply with the new Stay-at-Home Order to limit mobility outside their homes, except for...

Grey Sauble Conservation Offers New Membership Pass for Residents of the Watershed

The summer of 2020 showcased a renewed interest in the outdoors for many Ontarians, who visited parks and conservation areas in record numbers. The...

Increase in Proposed Developments Reignites Concerns About Wastewater Treatment Plant Capacity

A growing number of proposed residential developments in the municipality has reignited concern about the capacity of Meaford's wastewater treatment plant. The facility, located on...

Meaford Fire Department Welcomes New Chief

The Municipality of Meaford has announced Courtney Allen as the new Chief of the Meaford Fire Department. Allen comes to Meaford from the City of...

County Services Still Available During Stay at Home Order

With the new stay-at-home order in effect, Grey County is reminding residents that services are still available during this province-wide Emergency Declaration. The County...

First COVID-19 Vaccinations in Grey and Bruce

A ninety-three year old resident of Maple View Long-Term Care Residence in Owen Sound is the first Grey County resident to receive the COVID-19...

Owen Sound COVID-19 Assessment Centre Moving to New, Larger Space

Grey Bruce Health Services is relocating its Owen Sound COVID-19 Assessment Centre to better accommodate patients, staff and physicians. As of Thursday, January 21,...

OPP Enforcement Under The Stay-At-Home Order

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is requesting that Ontarians voluntarily comply with the new Stay-at-Home Order to limit mobility outside their homes, except for...

MPP Walker Announces Applications Now Open For Ontario’s Small Business Support Grant

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker says that he is pleased the government has opened applications for the new Ontario Small Business Support Grant. The...

MP Ruff and Service Canada to Hold Virtual Information Session on Canada Summer Jobs Program for Potential Employers

This week, MP Alex Ruff announced he will be hosting a virtual information session with Service Canada on the Canada Summer Jobs Program to...

Grey Bruce OPP Remind Snowmobile Riders That Most Trails Are Still Closed

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) reminds all snowmobile riders that most of the trail systems in Grey-Bruce are still closed. Winter has arrived and...