Bruce County has released its hazardous waste collection schedule for residents.
The Grey Bruce Health Unit is working with two local school boards to address a confirmed case of COVID-19 and an outbreak.
On Friday, the health unit reported a single case of COVID-19 associated with Notre Dame Catholic School in Owen Sound. Public health officials reported no bus routes are involved with this case.
Huron Perth Public Health reported 34 active cases of COVID-19, after adding another 10 cases Friday. 25 variants of concern have been detected in Huron Perth. One person is in hospital fighting the virus
Public Health officials in Wellington county added sixteen new cases Friday, and reported 59 active cases. Across Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health, there were 87 new cases Friday. There are 441 active cases, and five hospitalizations. Four people are in the ICU.
By Pauline Kerr
As Ontario prepared to enter to another provincewide lockdown, we heard a lot about COVID fatigue and freedom of choice, mostly in connection with people who insist it is their right to decide whether or not to wear a mask, get vaccinated – or not, and host a party or vacation when, where and how they choose.
Bruce County has released its 2021 event schedule for the annual household hazardous waste collection program.
While residents of Bruce County are welcome to attend any of the event locations, the Municipality of Kincardine will be accepting household hazardous waste at the Kincardine Public Works yard, located at 140 Valentine Avenue, Kincardine, on Saturday, May 8 and Saturday, Aug. 7. Both events will be open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A fishing expedition for a highly invasive species of carp is underway in the waters of the Mississippi River near La Crosse, Wisconsin. Read the full story by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
A new study by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources shows that high-capacity wells have been reducing the level of three lakes in the Central Sands region, affecting ecosystems and recreation in the area. Read the full story by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Gary, Indiana, and other lakefront municipalities are one step closer to accessing a tool designed to encourage development along Lake Michigan. Read the full story by the Chicago Tribune.
There are thousands of plants that are native to Canada, and many are suitable for cultivation in a home garden. In addition to their beautiful flowers, fascinating structures, and low maintenance habits, native plants also support over 1000 species of pollinators.
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It wouldn’t be a summer at the cottage without spying the red wings of a passing cardinal or hearing the lonesome call of a late-night loon. Birds are as much a part of the cottage experience as boating and bonfires. That’s why we’re featuring this year’s best bird photos from around the world.
The photos are part of the Bird Photographer of the Year 2021 competition, which is now entering its sixth year. Photographers from 73 different countries submitted photos, all competing for the grand prize of £5,000.
There's Snow Place like Lake Huron
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.
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.