Kincardine News

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Jan 22 2018, 4:35pm EST
The region that includes Grey-Bruce posted the second best home sales totals ever in 2017, down just 1.7 per cent from the record 2016.
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Jan 19 2018, 7:57pm EST
Like a giant plastic straw bent in half, a wind turbine tower buckled over in rural Chatham-Kent, its motor and massive blades lying mangled on the ground.
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Jan 19 2018, 7:53pm EST
Forty thousand people in Windsor and Essex County work in manufacturing, 80 per cent in the auto industry.

The Kincardine Independent

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Jan 16 2018, 11:35am EST

Unseasonably warm temperatures last week thawed ice on Lake Huron and forced it into the Penetangore River near the Queen Street bridge. (photo courtesy of Steve Small)

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Jan 16 2018, 11:22am EST

A police officer and a civilian were injured Saturday after a man drove through a police barricade near Ripley on Saturday.

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Dec 12 2017, 11:29am EST
Section:  News Post Date:  12/12/2017, 11:28


By Barb McKay


There could be a new federal government in power before a decision is made on Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG) proposed project to build a deep geologic repository to store low- and intermediate-level nuclear waste.


Lucknow Sentinel

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Sep 25 2017, 5:07pm EDT
If temperatures hit 29 again Tuesday, it will be the fifth day this month Grey-Bruce will have set a high-temperature record.
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Sep 19 2017, 12:46pm EDT
Up to 150 young people will have the opportunity to fly and learn about aviation this weekend with COPA Kincardine Flight 172.
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Jun 13 2017, 2:35pm EDT
The Lucknow Reunion 2018 fashions are hot off the press and ready for the public.

Blackburn News - Midwestern Ontario

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Jan 22 2018, 5:42am EST

Drivers are facing fog, drizzle and freezing rain in different parts of our region today.

Some areas are reporting dense fog patches, with limited visibility at times.

There is also a risk of freezing rain – mainly over northern Bruce and Grey counties, including the Bruce Peninsula.

Over northern portions of the Peninsula, the freezing rain may last for several hours before changing to rain.

Highways, secondary roads, walkways and parking lots may become very icy.

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Jan 22 2018, 4:32am EST

Goderich could be back in the Great Lakes cruise business in the near future.

Town C-A-O Larry McCabe has invited the head of Great Lakes Cruise Lines to a meeting in Goderich this spring.

The cruise company is hoping to double the number of cruise ship voyages on the Great Lakes and McCabe would like to see Goderich become one of their stops. Cruise ships have come into Goderich in the past.

The first step is paying a five-thousand dollar fee to become a member of the group.

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Jan 21 2018, 5:25pm EST

Freezing rain is likely for Midwestern Ontario Monday.

Environment Canada has issued a freezing rain warning for the following areas:

Bruce Peninsula – Sauble Beach – Tobermory Owen Sound – Blue Mountains – Northern Grey County

The weather agency is tracking a Colorado low weather system over the region. A few areas from the Oak Ridges Moraine to the Dundalk highlands may see patchy freezing drizzle in the overnight hours of Sunday night to Monday morning.

Great Lakes Commission

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Jan 22 2018, 1:41pm EST

The American chairwoman of the International Joint Commission will speak about managing water levels on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River, a year after the implementation of the much-maligned Plan 2014 regulations. Read the full story by the Watertown Daily Times.

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Jan 22 2018, 1:39pm EST

In Michigan, a Gaylord High School limnology class is now able to say they have tried Asian carp in a variety of styles including battered and fried, in a kebab, as dumplings, smoked, as burgers, cajun-styled and as fish tacos with a Baja sauce.

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Jan 22 2018, 1:28pm EST

Huge slabs of ice that were recently pushed across Lake Erie and up against Ohio’s Ottawa County shoreline are expected to recede from thawing temperatures this weekend. They have proved to be an amazing spectacle for many people. Read the full story by Toledo Magazine.

London Free Press

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Jan 15 2018, 7:07pm EST
London researchers are a step closer to unravelling the causes of a variant of Lou Gehrig’s disease and long-term brain damage caused by trauma to the head.
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Jan 15 2018, 1:23pm EST
After another $10-million gift from a longtime supporter, the Stratford Festival is just $30 million short of its fundraising goal to replace the Tom Patterson Theatre.
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Dec 01 2017, 7:37am EST
Days after London-area residents gathered to protest a high-speed rail system proposed for Southwestern Ontario, Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown is pledging to continue the Liberal government's work on the file.

Cottage Life

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Jan 17 2018, 11:49am EST

Maple syrup is sometimes known as “liquid gold,” but thanks to a new California law, another metal may be appearing on labels.

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Jan 05 2018, 9:36am EST

Even for Canadians who grew up driving through the whitest of blizzards and across the blackest stretches of ice, travelling in winter is no easy feat.

That’s why you should always be prepared. In case you get into an accident or simply come across one, here are 10 items you should always keep in your car.

A snow scraper and shovel

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Dec 25 2017, 9:00am EST

Each year, we receive thousands of entries, and your photos continue to surprise and delight us. Everyone has a camera in their pocket these days, with the ability to automatically adjust to lighting and movement, or combine several photos into one great shot.

“My measure of success is asking, ‘Do I wish I took this photo?’ If the answer is yes, you know it’s a strong shot,” says Cottage Life photographer and contest judge Paul Orenstein. We love seeing the unique aspects of cottage and cabin life in your photos, but also the commonalities that bind all cottagers together.

Lake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservation

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 00:00

April was another busy month for LHCCC staff, gearing up for the action-packed summer ahead. Just like many of you, we are loving the warmer spring weather and soaking up some sun during our lunch hour walks along the Goderich Beach.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 00:00

Welcome to April's edition of the LHCCC Newsletter! Spring has “sort of sprung”? Mother nature is trying her best to bring back our summer weather, and I am sure many of you are contemplating your returns to your cottages and planning your summer vacation.

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Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 00:00

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Wow, do we have a lot to share in this month’s newsletter! The Coastal Centre has been very busy collaborating with environmental groups along our shoreline to protect your lake.

I had the opportunity to attend the Environmental Defense Gala in Toronto. We have had a planning workshop with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, met with Conservation Authorities, Healthy Lake Huron and the Bruce Peninsula Biosphere Association. We have made presentations to several of your municipal councils, have met with Pine River Watershed Initiative Network and the International Joint Commission.  We are doing all this in an effort to link all environmental groups along our shore to create a cohesive effort to protect and improve the health of Lake Huron.