About The Observer - OBSERVER

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The locals turn to The Observer to read local stories about local people and places that you won’t find anywhere else. They keep up with local sports, new business ventures and the coverage of local politics keep them informed about their communities. No other publication speaks to the locals like The Observer.

Ontario’s #1 Weekly Community Newspaper year after year.

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20-B Arthur Street North,
Elmira, Ontario N3B 1Z9

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Monday – 8am-5pm
Tuesday – 8am-5pm
Wednesday – 8am-4pm
Thursday – 8am-5pm
Friday – 8am-3pm
Closed weekends & Statutory Holidays

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Fax: 519-669-5753

The Observer is an independent Community Newspaper serving Woolwich and Wellesley Townships. The Observer is a division of Cathedral Communications Inc. founded in 1996.

The Observer is a member of the National News Media Council, a voluntary regulatory organization that deals with journalistic practices and ethical behaviour. If you have an unresolved complaint about news stories, opinion columns or photo please visit our website at mediacouncil.ca or call 1-844-877-1163.

The Observer is a member of the Ontario Community Newspaper Association (OCNA) and News Media Canada.


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