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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

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The time of year where we start to do battle with weeds

Real spring weather, whose arrival remains tentative, has brought with it a new concern about housebound residents itching to remove the shackles...

Corona beer poll shows how facts get skewered

This week, social media is on fire about a poll that allegedly found 38 per cent of Americans would not drink Corona beer...

Things go to waste, but proper disposal is key

Area farmers who find themselves with potentially hazardous waste – the likes of unused pesticides and expired livestock medications – have a chance later...

We risk more than just the weeds going to seed

The harsh winter that seemed to let up only recently may have killed off some invasive species and other pests, but the springtime scourge...
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Latest number of new COVID-19 cases skew younger; numbers remain low

A reopening economy and expanded testing have seen more cases of COVID-19 identified in younger residents, Waterloo...

Twin Oaks Nursing Home

It is difficult in these trying time not see family or friends when you are isolated In...

Sweeney, Alma Dale (nee Kirk)

July 19, 1942 – July 3, 2020 Peacefully passed away at Barnswallow Place Care...

St. Boniface School Graduation

Graduation this year was very different for all schools, especially the graduates of Grade 8.   This was...

Despite cancellation of this year’s event, EMSF plans to distribute $35K to local charities

For 56 years the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival has supported dozens of local organizations in the region,...