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Publisher’s Column: Patience Is Needed. (Don’t You Hate When That Happens?)

By John Francis If you wanted to go to the final game of the Toronto Maple Leafs’ season — traditionally that’s Game 7 of the...

Tourism, Overcrowding and the Really Short “Spin Cycle”

In the Age of Social Media, a Picture is No Longer Worth a Thousand Words By John Francis Northern Bruce Peninsula has seen a dramatic increase...

New EV Chargers in Walkerton, New Nothing in MNBP. Shuttle Buses...

By John Francis A recent press release from Bruce County bragged about the county’s newest EV charging facility. You can now“Discover EV charging stations at...

How to Satisfy the 98.5% Who Offered No Opinion on Recreation...

By John Francis MNBP Council held a Special Meeting on April 25 to receive a presentation from the consultant hired to provide input towards a...

Publisher’s Column: Should We Install High-speed EV Chargers Beside a Parkette...

By John Francis MNBP Council’s March 28 Meeting included a proposal/contract from ChargerQuest, a company that installs and operates electric vehicle charging stations. They propose to...

Publisher’s Column: Our Economy Needs Town Water and Sewers

By John Francis, Bruce Peninsula Press Northern Bruce Peninsula has a serious housing problem. Real estate values are so inflated that nobody can afford to...

Publisher’s Column: The Saugeen/Bruce in 2022 — What’s a Dustman to...

By John Francis,Bruce Peninsula Press My old man’s a dustman, ‘E wears a dustman’s ‘at, ‘E wears gor-blimey trousers And ‘e lives in council flats. That was a hit...

Publisher’s Column: Just Wondering — What Would Paul Martindale Have Done?

By John Francis, Bruce Peninsula Press The story of the daycare at St Edmunds Public School begins nearly 40 years ago when the late and...

Publisher’s Column: What Would You Rather Have — New Infrastructure or...

By John Francis Municipal Bylaws contain some surprising bits of language. The meaning of words can stretch or compress.  Take the word “depot” for example. In...

What is the Future of the Friendship Club Building?

By John Francis, Bruce Peninsula Press The Friendship Club building sits right beside the arena in Lion’s Head. It gets a lot of use (or...