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Funding for Rural High-Speed Internet
May 25, 2019
SWIFT is getting a lot of cash heading their way. Infrastructure Minister Monte McNaughton stopped in Simcoe on Wednesday to announce that millions of dollars will be going towards bringing broadband internet to southwestern Ontario. Right-click to download     Southwestern... 
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Fanshawe Expanding Culinary Skills Program In South Huron
05/25/2019
The school is partnering with Oakwood Resort on the world class course  this story contains audio! 
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Alice Munro Festival Goes This Weekend
05/24/2019
The Alice Monro Festival is this weekend in Wingham and Bayfield. The festival named after Wingham native and Nobel Literature Award winner Alice Munro celebrates the best short stories Canada and its authors have to offer. Culture Development Officer for... 
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New Passenger Airline Service Connects Grey Bruce with Toronto
05/24/2019
Starting Friday, you can start flying in and out of Toronto 4 days a week. Passenger service between Toronto's Billy Bishop Airport and Wiarton Keppel International will begin operations on a trial basis until October 28th. The new service will... 
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SMART Funding Request Deferred 
05/24/2019
Saugeen Mobility and Regional Transit will hold off buying new vehicles. 
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Huron County Unsure When Fibre Optic Funds Coming From Province
05/24/2019
Ontario begins dolling out SWIFT funding, starting with Norfolk County.  this story contains audio! 
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Street Lights to be Installed at Busy Tiverton Intersection
05/23/2019
Work will soon be underway to install street lights on what has quickly become a busy intersection in Tiverton. Kincardine Council agreed to a staff recommendation on Wednesday to cover half of the $60,000 cost with the County of Bruce...  
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$1.8-Million Transportation Grant for Grey County
05/23/2019
Announcement made at Warden's Breakfast. 
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Goderich To Move "Aggressively" On Environmental Practices
05/23/2019
John Grace says town looking to institute more green-friendly initiatives in coming years.  this story contains audio! 
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Woodland Decision Amendment Turned Down
05/22/2019
All members voted against the proposed amendment  this story contains audio! 
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Port Elgin Main Beach Breakwater to be Rebuilt
05/22/2019
The Federal Government will repair the structure and the municipality will take over and make it pedestrian-friendly and accessible  this story contains audio!  
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Local Teachers Union Says AMDSB Teachers will Lose their Jobs
05/21/2019
34 teaching positions are being lost by Avon Maitland District School Board teachers according to the local Elementary TeachersÂ’ Federation. President of the Avon Maitland Elementary Teachers Federation, Kent Cleland tells myFM the job losses are due to cuts and... 
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Applications Open for Bruce Power Scholarships
05/21/2019
Students from Bruce, Grey and Huron counties can now apply for post-secondary scholarships as part of Bruce PowerÂ’s annual Scholarship Program. $500 will be awarded to 100 successful applicants who are pursuing post-secondary education or a trade, for a total... 
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Two Port Elgin Businessmen Want to Help Revive Waterfront
05/21/2019
A Port Elgin businessman is looking to help transform the town's waterfront. A staff report to Saugeen Shores Council last Monday revealed that the Town are working with Pier Donnini and his business partner Dan Murawsky on a Memoradum of... 
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Huron County Health Unit Advisory On Mosquitoes and Ticks
05/21/2019
As the weather gets warmer, so does the risk of contracting west Nile virus and Lyme disease. 
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Amalgamation Talks Continue Between Huron, Perth Health Units
05/20/2019
Huron County Health Unit says merger talks with Perth will continue, despite news of amalgamation with Bruce, Grey. 
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Housing Key In Filling Jobs In Huron, Says Economic Development Officer
05/20/2019
Cody Joudry says not enough suitable housing in Huron County to fill vacant jobs. 
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Online Poll Suggests Beer, Wine Sales Fine, As Is
05/19/2019
Majority in online survey feel alcohol sales fine in LCBO, Beer Store, and do not need to be changed.  
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Spruce The Bruce Projects 
05/19/2019
Funding for accessible sidewalk, sculptures and pavilion furniture in Walkerton. 
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