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Monday, September 24, 2018

New clinic in region touts the benefits of medical marijuana

The inspiration for the newest cannabis clinic in the Waterloo Region came from Dave Schenk’s personal experience with the medicinal properties of the drug,...

The prepared family that works together, stays together

It is often not easy going into business with family members, but there’s a local organization that hopes to help. The Centre for Family...

The cost of extreme weather

When the waters of the Grand River spilled their banks last June, suddenly and with little warning, it was a withering reminder of the...

A personal take on recovery

When David Mohr experienced a workplace accident almost 20 years ago, it was the start of a long and difficult journey for the Gads...

May brings the return of the Elmira Farmers’ Market

After a long winter, the Elmira Farmers’ Market is returning to town for another season. Starting this Saturday, consumers from both near and far...

Keeping the home fires burning during BBQ season

Spring certainly seemed to take its own time to reach us. But now that it is finally here, we can expect the backyard chefs...

Kindred Credit Union seeking new CEO as incumbent to retire

Peace, justice and shared prosperity are not ideas one would typically associate with any banking organization, but for Kindred Credit Union, it’s precisely at...

Making a pitch to those who want to listen in a...

It can sometimes be hard to detect, but hearing loss, when it occurs, can have a profound impact on a person’s life. For adults...

Group has plans to boost Internet options in rural areas

Whether it’s out on the farm, at the store or at home, access to a fast and reliable Internet connection has become an all...

Fast-talker

There’s a certain artistry and craft to the auctioneer’s hypnotic chant. Up on the podium, the professional has to be able to galvanize his...