GUELPH - Grain Farmers of Ontario (GFO) announced it is extremely disappointed by the decision of the Court of Appeal of Ontario, released April 20, which denies the request for appeal on the dismissal of the case surrounding the Ontario government’s seed treatment regulations.
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SEBRINGVILLE - Perth-Wellington MP John Nater thanked his predecessor Gary Schellenberger for his years of service in both municipal and federal politics at an open house honouring the longtime MP on April 24.
GUELPH - In an effort to meet the local community’s emerging needs, United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin is investing in 92 social service programs at 57 community agencies during 2016-2017.
GUELPH - The 10th Annual Guelph Brain Tumour Walk is taking place on May 29 at the University of Guelph arboretum.
GUELPH - Parent representatives from northern Wellington County asked Upper Grand District School Board trustees to oppose a French immersion program cap at the April 26 meeting.
GUELPH - On April 23 at about 9:52pm, a Wellington County OPP officer was monitoring traffic on Highway 6 near Laird Road in the City of Guelph.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Police are reminding residents of the popular Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) scam - and warning them not to be a victim of it.
GUELPH - Children’s Aid Society (CAS) workers with Family and Children’s Services of Guelph and Wellington County remain on the picket line after mediation talks between their union and management broke down on April 20.
VAUGHAN - The production staff at the Wellington Advertiser was recently recognized by the Ontario Community Newspapers Association (OCNA).
GUELPH - A celebration now underway in Ottawa highlights 400 years of Shakespeare in Canada.
GUELPH - Musicians from Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute will take part in a national celebration of music this spring.
GUELPH - Students from across the Upper Grand District School Board are heading to the largest skilled trades competition in Canada from May 2 to 4.
GUELPH - The Ministry of Education has designated the week of May 2 to 6 as Education Week - a time to “celebrate our accomplishments and reflect on new and exciting challenges ahead.”
GUELPH - Students from across the Upper Grand District School Board (UGDSB) are invited to connect at a conference that celebrates LGBTQ youth and their allies.
GUELPH - Children’s Aid Workers (CAS) will be back at work on May 2 at Family and Children’s Services of Guelph and Wellington County.