GUELPH - On June 14 the Upper Grand District School Board (UGDSB) held a special board meeting. The following was decided.
GUELPH - Fifty-three Upper Grand District School Board elementary and secondary schools have been certified as EcoSchools for 2016.
GUELPH - Short documentaries featuring four youth from rural Ontario were unveiled at the Rural Ontario Institute’s (ROI) 6th annual general meeting on June 14.
Nathan Skoufis is preparing for the upcoming U.S. Open World Martial Arts Championship in Orlando, Florida July 8 to 9. Skoufis is an eight-time world champion and third degree black belt and has been involved in martial arts from the age 6.
Hundreds of people gathered at Exhibition Park in Guelph for the 3rd annual Superhero Run for KidsAbility on June 19. KidsAbility strives to empower children and youth with special needs to realize their full potential.
On June 10 shortly before 5pm, Perth County OPP received two complaints about a car running a stop sign. Police say officers observed a Mazda 3 back out of a driveway and proceed north on Argyle Ave. North. Officers spoke with the male driver, administered a roadside breath test and transported him to a Perth County OPP detachment.
On June 19 at about 8:41pm, a Wellington County OPP officer was monitoring traffic on Highway 6 south of Laird Road. 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 133km/h in an 80km/h zone.
An Elora man is dead after a serious crash here last Thursday. Waterloo Police reported the crash took place on June 16 at about 4:46pm on Northfield Drive East near Line 86 in the Township of Woolwich. Police say a vehicle crossed into oncoming traffic and was struck by a dump truck.
Police are still investigating after someone damaged construction equipment here recently. On June 4 at about 8:50am Wellington County OPP received a report of damage to property including construction equipment on Ross Street in Elora.
LISTOWEL - Chair George Van Ankum welcomed 16 members and guests to last month’s Diabetes information meeting at Knox Presbyterian Church in Listowel.