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Monday, January 20, 2020

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Making it look like Christmas

It’s a sure-fire sign that the holidays are fast approaching: the 1st Elmira Scouts are selling Christmas trees in Gore Park, continuing a longstanding...

Getting their fill of the great outdoors

Under a sky full of stars with the campfire flames licking higher than the trees,  the 1st Elmira Scouts’ Cub pack celebrate a new...

Something of a changing of the guard at 1st Elmira Scouts

The 1st Elmira Scouts have a history that reaches back more than a century. For about half of it, Brian Soehner has been involved,...

Local Scouts praise national plan to boost financial aid program

Recognizing the growing financial demands on the families of its members, Scouts Canada has upped the financial aid available through its No One Left...

One local Scout taking part in this weekend’s jamboree in Alberta

One lucky local Scout is joining 6,500 youth, leaders and volunteers for the largest scouting experience in Canada this weekend. “I decided to go on...
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Record rainfall in the region

Unusual winter weather walloped local areas as well as Waterloo Region this past weekend, with record levels of...

Woolwich looks to add green projects as part of climate action plan

Planting trees remains Woolwich’s priority in rolling out a 0.5 per cent greening levy on property taxes again...

Regional downloading adds new cost to township fire dept. budget

Regional downloading is expected to add $100,000 a year to the cost of operating the Woolwich Fire Department...

Talk of affordable housing is just that while growth continues

Woolwich councillors aren’t wrong when they say there’s a lack of housing options, particularly affordable ones, in the...

Downed planes are collateral damage

One of the main causes of death for airline passengers in recent decades is being shot down by...

The View From Here: January 16, 2020

The region and the townships may have a different take on what's fair when it comes...