Thursday, October 21, 2021

Community News

How Has COVID-19 Impacted You?

A county-wide survey is asking Grey County residents how COVID-19 has impacted their daily lives. Surveys will be mailed to more than 50,000 homes...

OTF Grant Gives CMHA Grey Bruce Youth Awareness Program Funding to Adapt Services Virtually

In 2020, CMHA Grey Bruce received a $137,900 Resilience Community Fund grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. On Wednesday, MPP Bill Walker stopped by...

The Pet Expert: AVSAB Changes Stance on Dog Training

As an outspoken supporter of force-free, positive reinforcement dog training methods, to learn that one of the largest globally-recognized animal behaviour institutes has changed...

Knight Property Deeded to Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy

A significant tract of land along both shores of the Bighead River has been deeded to a conservancy as a way of preserving public...

Residential Styrofoam Recycling Pilot Program Begins October 9

The Municipality of Meaford has partnered with local community group Transition Meaford to offer free expanded polystyrene, commonly known as Styrofoam, drop off for...

Expanded Eligibility for Third Doses of the COVID-19 Vaccine

Based on the recommendation of the Chief Medical Officer of Health and in alignment with NACI’s recommendation, the province will begin offering third doses...

Municipal Facilities Prepare for Mandatory Proof of Vaccination

The Municipality of Meaford Recreation and Culture facilities are preparing for the new proof of vaccination requirement that comes into effect on September 22,...

The Pet Expert: Changing Routines Causing Extra Stress for Pandemic Puppies

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a large number of changes for families, including new schedules, telecommuting, and virtual learning. For a great deal...

GBHS Welcomes Fourteen New Physicians to the Area

Grey Bruce Health Services hosted a celebration last week to recognize fourteen new physicians and one midwife who have moved to the Grey Bruce...

How to Obtain a COVID-19 Vaccine Certificate

Individuals with a green photo health card can download and print an electronic COVID-19 vaccine receipt through the provincial portal COVID-19 vaccines for Ontario...