Monday, September 26, 2022

Community News

Meaford Food Bank and Outreach Looks to the Future

Lately, it is impossible to ignore the impact of inflation. From the grocery store to the gas pump, the cost of everything has risen...

Sanitary Sewer Fog Testing to be Completed September through October in Urban Meaford

Fog testing of the sanitary sewer lines in Meaford will be happening throughout the month of September into October 2022. The Fog testing will...

Public Health Reports Fatal Drug Overdose

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has received a report of a suspected fatal drug overdose in Owen Sound, prompting Public Health to renew its...

DFO Funding Helps Restore Habitat For Species at Risk

Over the next three years, staff and volunteers at the Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority (NVCA) will be restoring eroding riverbanks along the Nottawasaga River...

Meaford Scarecrow Invasion & Family Festival 25th Anniversary Celebrations Fast Approaching

It will soon be time for the 25th anniversary celebrations of the Meaford Scarecrow Invasion & Family Festival. Volunteers in Meaford, Bognor, Annan, and...

Looking Forward to Another Terry Fox Run

The annual Terry Fox Run is too much of a longstanding family tradition for so many families like Jennifer Speer’s family to let the...

Public Health Issues Third Opioid Alert This Month

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has issued its third Opioid Alert to system partners this month, after receiving reports of five drug overdoses in...

Indigenous Crosswalk Coming to Downtown Meaford

The Municipality of Meaford Council and staff have committed to an ever-increasing pathway to inclusion, and residents should keep their eyes peeled for a...

Bird Found in Area Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has received confirmation that a Cooper’s hawk, found dead in Lion’s Head and submitted for testing in late July,...

GBHS Parking Fees to Increase

Starting on September 1, 2022, the fees for patient and visitor parking at GBHS Meaford, Wiarton, and Owen Sound hospitals are increasing for the...