Hensall District Co-operative celebrated its Diamond Anniversary with a customer appreciation day filled with activities for the whole family. HDC CEO Earl Wagner who started in sales at the Co-op 48 years ago explains how all past directors gathered to reminisce and expects around 1500 customers with their families, politicians, co-op directors and staff to […]
Exeter OPP detachment held a community open house to show the new renovations and different units of the OPP were on display.
Jim Finkbeiner of Exeter again walked from Exeter to Clinton for his third and last time to raise awareness and money for Alzheimer disease. About a dozen supports joined Jim to start off the walk that ended around 2 pm in Clinton.
This year’s Family Day was celebrated in Exeter with the first ‘Winterfest South Huron’, featuring events all day long from a community breakfast to fireworks and a moonlit snowshoe walk in the evening. Organizer George Finch talks with the other organizers and family’s at the event.
Jim Finkbeiner of Exeter along with supporters walked from Exeter to Clinton to raise awareness and money for the Alzheimer Society.
A new Water Tower was being erected in Huron Park that will hold 2.7 million liters, primarily to provide fire flow in case of an emergency to Huron Park, Centralia, Crediton, and area. Colin Wiebe of Gamsby and Mannerow, the company that engineered the project was on hand to explain. Don Giberson, Director of Infrastructure […]
The last Volvo road grader produced in Goderich was on display at the Maitland Centre with employee signatures written on it surrounded by a gathering of dignitaries, employees and the public. Volvo Motor Grader GM Jay Davis opened his speech explaining how they are transitioning employees into other areas of work since it was announced […]
50 years later Ola Kjus and his wife Turi from Norway visit the site his brother Tore Kjus was killed after being struck by a car near Grand Bend. Tore Kjus was part of the Norwegian student pilot contingent training at the former RCAF Station Centralia at the time. Ola and Turi were taken on […]
Huron-Bruce MP Ben Lobb launched Proud to be Canadian Campaign, mailing a small Canadian flag to every household in the riding. The goal is to have as many households as possible displaying the Canadian Flag leading up to Canada Day and the 65th anniversary of D-Day.
The Avon-Maitland District School Board heard public delegations at their April 28 meeting held at Usborne public school again with a common point, being that the board needs to look at all of the schools, and not just Usborne says Helen Keady, Usborne School Council Representative. Avon-Maitland District School Board staff recommend closing Usborne while […]