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Extreme High Water Levels Will Make For a Very Different...

By John Francis Summer has finally come to the Bruce Peninsula but the shorelines are different. Water levels in...

Publisher’s Rant: In Which the Publisher Becomes Apoplectically Angry Because...

The Municipality of Northern Bruce Peninsula has, by far, the lowest tax rate in Bruce County. If you are...

Driftwood Cove Will Generate Much More Revenue As A National...

By John Francis You’ve probably heard the story that when Parks Canada bought the Driftwood Cove property, it cost...

Publisher’s Column: More People Space at Little Tub – Less at...

By John Francis A move to improve the head of Little Tub Harbour is afoot. The idea is to...

Federal Provincial Grant Program May Make Lion’s Head Community Centre...

By John Francis The community centre/arena at Lion’s Head has been identified as being urgently in need of upgrades....

As Happy Hearts Switches to Seasonal Only, It Just Gets...

By John Francis The phrase “affordable housing” has been all the buzz this year in Northern Bruce Peninsula. Employers...

Housing: A Human Right or an Investment Vehicle? How Our Pension...

By John Francis As our Municipality undertakes a review of Short-Term Accommodation, the subject is making headlines around the world. I wrote last...

Sustainable Tourism Initiative Hits A Speed Bump

Publisher's Column Recent years have seen rapid changes in Northern Bruce Peninsula’s tourism economy as peninsula destinations in general...

Driftwood Cove Offers A Rare Opportunity To Influence The Peninsula’s Future

The Driftwood Cove property deal closed. Thousands of acres of trackless wilderness and miles of pristine shoreline and cliffs are now part...

Publisher’s Column: Conflict of Interest is Complicated

By John Francis A letter in this newspaper asks why MNBP Councillor Smokey Golden does not recuse herself when...

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Concern Grows For Seniors As Requests For Utility Assistance Increase

United Way Media Release The United Way of Bruce Grey is expressing concern at the number of seniors who...

Northern Bruce Election Results Poll by Poll: Conservative Alex Ruff Holds Overall Lead;...

By Marianne Wood The Federal election results for Northern Bruce Peninsula continue to see a Conservative hold in our...
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MPP Walker Announces $15,982,000 In Funding For Local Municipalities

Media Release Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker has announced that local municipalities will receive $15,982,000 in 2020 through the...