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Encouraging us to get outdoors, province extends free family fishing week

Fishing in the province brings in more than $1.6 billion annually, supporting many local businesses in rural areas. Canada has fishing in...

University students offer home schooling help for free

Kids have been home from school for almost two months and questions regarding if and when they may return to class are...

Reopening the economy likely a no-win situation

As the COVID-19 crisis drags on, governments are in a no-win situation. Facing pressure to reopen their economies, they’ll be damned if...

Strike action to close Catholic schools Tuesday

Catholic schools in the region will be shuttered again Tuesday (February 4) as the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA) has called for a...

Catholic teachers join public board on the picket lines

Local Catholic elementary and high school teachers hit the picket lines Tuesday, marching up and down Arthur Street in Elmira as part of...

Teachers back on picket line

The bitterly cold winter weather didn’t stop local high school teachers and support staff from being back out on the picket lines at EDSS...

Local agencies makes plans for increased flooding risk associated with climate change

With the record-breaking flooding Ontario saw last spring likely to become more common, local agencies are working to reduce the impact and help residents...

Local autism services in limbo as province vows to change course

It’s still too early to say what, if any impact the province’s course reversal on autism programs will have on KidsAbility’s recent announcement it...
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Prepare now for mandatory-mask rules

Waterloo Region residents not already sporting masks in public have the weekend to get accustomed to wearing...

Brown, John ‘Jack’

March 23, 1933 - July 7, 2020 Passed away peacefully at Columbia Forest,...

Four-way stop OK’d to improve safety at Wellesley intersection

A four-way stop is planned for the intersection of Queens Bush and Nafziger roads in Wellesley, township...

Sikandar Shah

It is with profound sadness that the Shah Family announces the passing...

John Sanders

June 27, 2019 Love Lives OnThose we love remain with usfor love...