Community News

Emergency Exercise Explores Mass Opioid Overdoses

CountyAdmin Building270Grey County and partners are better prepared to respond to a mass opioid overdose following a large group training exercise held on November 7. The overdose scenario was a unique twist on Grey County’s annual emergency exercise. A simulation was designed around a scenario of tainted drugs being sold at a large outdoor concert.

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The Pet Expert: Are Retractable Dog Leashes Safe?

dog leashes270Retractable dog leashes have been a popular choice for pet owners for decades. Unlike standard, fixed-length leashes, retractable leads add plenty of extra length - upwards of thirty feet or more in front of the handler, allowing Rover more freedom to roam during walks.

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Start Your Quit Story

StartYourQuitStoryStart Your Quit Story, a campaign featuring personal experiences from people who have quit smoking, launches across southwestern Ontario this week. By sharing personal stories and asking the question,“This is my quit story, what will yours be?” the campaign aims to inspire others to quit smoking and create a space where people feel supported to quit.

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Library Fundraising Campaign Reaches New Milestone

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Library supporters and champions in Meaford recently gathered at the new Library Fundraising Thermometer to celebrate an exciting event – the fundraising campaign for the new Library building has now exceeded $525,000.

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