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Taking the party to the porch … and beyond

Elmira Vintage Guitar Show is back on at the WMC

Three local girls part of fastpitch softball team that competed at nationals

Humane society raises concerns about inhumane trapping of wildlife

More chances to catch an eagle in flight

It’s back to it for the Elmira Lawn Bowling Club

Fire on 4th Line of Mapleton Township

Local figure skater among this year’s recipients of KSA scholarships

Dry spell putting pressure on farmers in Ontario

Farmers in the area are facing a time of dryness. Agriculture Canada classified most of southwestern Ontario as “abnormally dry” in a June 30 report, with little relief since. Abnormally dry is considered a one-in-three year event. That said, local farmers and researchers may say it is much, much drier than normal. That lack of rain could impact crop yields in the fall, particularly corn,…

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