Community News

Swimmer’s Itch – A Common Summer Concern

swimmers itch 2019 270The Grey Bruce Health Unit reminds residents and visitors of the risk associated with Swimmer’s Itch.

Swimmer’s Itch, also called cercarial dermatitis, is a skin rash caused by a common allergic reaction to certain microscopic parasites released from infected snails in fresh water such as lakes and ponds.

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The Pet Expert: Fireworks Debate in Full Swing

pets fireworks 2020 270It’s that time of year again. As we celebrate this beautiful weather with bonfires, gardening, and barbecuing, it truly feels like summer has officially arrived. But there’s one tradition that many pet owners don’t look forward to this time of year: fireworks.

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Kin Kamp Kancelled

kin kamp sign270The Kinsmen Club of Meaford has announced that their annual Kin Kamp, held over the Civic holiday weekend at the beginning of August has been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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