GUELPH - In celebration of John Galt Day on July 31, the Old Stone Churches and the Guelph Historical Society, are hosting the ninth annual John Galt Sunday Kirking.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Seven Wellington County youths are hard at work this summer being their own boss.
GUELPH - Denise Heaslip, an educator with 20 years of experience in the Upper Grand District School Board (UGDSB), has been appointed as superintendent of education effective Sept. 1.
GUELPH - Local MPP Liz Sandals says a plan to install electric vehicle charging stations in this region by next spring is “great news for drivers.”
OTTAWA - The University of Guelph received about $13 million in funding for 65 projects and 18 fellowships and scholarships offered at the university.
A weekly report prepared by the staff of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA). If you require further information, regarding this report, call the Elora Resource Centre at 519-846-0941. Office hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm.
WELLINGTON CTY. - The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has released a document seeking public input on the regulations, rules and procedures of horse racing in Ontario.
GUELPH - Atop gleaming black horses, riders in bright red uniforms concentrate as they steer the horses in graceful manoeuvres. Then a rush of thunderous hooves pound the ground as the 32-member troop charges together.
GUELPH - A new report from the Guelph-Wellington 20,000 Homes Campaign details the experiences of 295 individuals facing homelessness during a three-day period in April.
On July 10 at about 8:15pm, a Wellington County OPP officer was patrolling on Wellington Road 7 near Sideroad 10. Police say the officer observed a male driving a 2015 Chevrolet that appeared to be travelling above posted speed limit. The vehicle was allegedly clocked on radar at about 147km/h in an 80km/h zone.
GUELPH - On July 13, the Guelph Police Service Internet Child Exploitation Unit and Technological Crimes Unit executed a search warrant on a single family dwelling on Norton Drive here.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Local OPP officials are reminding drivers to be extra cautious while travelling in construction zones.
SUDBURY - Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington (CSGW) recently received three awards for its work.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Wellington North has lifted the fire ban within the township - but the rest of the county remains under a ban.
GUELPH - The June meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board was held on June 28. Trustees approved the proposed composition and terms of reference for a French as a second language advisory committee (FSLAC).
GUELPH - As part of the 2016 budget, Ontario is investing an additional $75 million over three years to provide patients with more options and access to community-based palliative and end-of-life care.