Sunday, January 24, 2021

Community News

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...
The summer of 2020 showcased a renewed interest in the outdoors for many Ontarians, who visited parks and conservation areas in record numbers. The Grey Sauble Conservation Authority (GSCA) watershed was no exception and saw a dramatic increase in GSCA property users that is anticipated to continue in 2021. This rise in visitation not only highlights the importance of having access to nature for physical and mental well-being, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, but also necessitates the need for increased...

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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...

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...

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...

The Pet Expert: Pet Industry Volunteers Thriving with New Skills During COVID-19

The pandemic has forced thousands of Canadians to learn new digital skills, such as online shopping and organizing virtual meetings. Small business owners have...

East Grey Hunters & Anglers Support Meaford’s Legion

The East Grey Hunters and Anglers Association has donated funds to Branch No. 32 of the Royal Canadian Legion to help with the many...

Grey Bruce Public Health to Distribute Two Shipments of Pfizer Vaccine In January

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has announced that the Ministry of Health has approved the release of two initial shipments of the Pfizer COVID-19...

December Unemployment Rate Increases to 5.6%

In December, the unemployment rate for the Stratford-Bruce Peninsula Economic Region, which includes the Municipality of Meaford, increased by 0.2 percentage point to 5.6%....