Community News

Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Takes Action to Support Rural Broadband

broadbandxx2020 270At their meeting on July 2, the Western Ontario Wardens’ Caucus approved a series of recommendations to support rural broadband in Southwestern Ontario. Increased funding from both the Province of Ontario and the Government of Canada is urgently needed to address Southwestern Ontario’s large connectivity gaps, so that we can close the digital divide and restart our economies.

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The Pet Expert: How Dangerous Are Cat Bites?

cat bites 270Cats are truly fascinating animals. Even after more than 4,000 years of domestication, cats, unlike dogs, have still retained much of their primal instincts. Gifted with superhero-like physical attributes, domesticated cats are still considered apex predators.

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Meaford Public Library to Re-Open August 4

library exterior 2017 xx 270The Meaford Public Library has been given the green light to reopen during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The library will reopen on August 4 with reduced hours and several changes in procedures.

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International Visitor Failed to Self-Quarantine

Covid 19 270The Grey Bruce Health Unit has been advised of a local incident of an international visitor who failed to self-quarantine upon arrival in Canada. The individual arrived in Canada July 14, and failed to isolate for 14 days, as required under the Quarantine Act.

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