Beginning of a rivalry? – A pair of north Wellington hockey teams faced off in Harriston on…
Wet weekend keeps Minto 81’s out of action
PALMERSTON - The Minto 81’s weekend plans were disrupted by severe weather over the weekend, which saw their scheduled trip to Lucknow to take on the Lancers cancelled.
Patriots down Barons
MOUNT FOREST - In a return match, the Mount Forest Patriots earned an 8-4 win over the Hanover Barons in Provincial Junior Hockey League action on Jan. 10.
Chicken barn destroyed by Jan. 9 Yatton area fire
MAPLETON – A chicken barn was completely destroyed by fire near Yatton on Jan. 9.
Wellington North tax levy increases by 3.3%; tax impact is 1.8%
KENILWORTH - Wellington North taxes are going up, but the increase will be partially offset by organic growth in the township.
First River Classic a success; four local non-profits share proceeds
MOUNT FOREST – Radio station 88.7 The River held its first golf tournament in September,…
Skating show benefits food bank
CLIFFORD - The local community was treated to an evening of entertainment on Dec. 17 at the Clifford Arena when the Clifford Skating Club presented a Christmas Skating Show.
Luke Hogg signs multi-fight deal as professional MMA fighter
MOUNT FOREST - The Mount Forest area has its first professional mixed martial arts (MMA) athlete.
Norwell Community Christmas Dinner raises $900 for four local food banks
PALMERSTON - For nearly two months students in the Norwell Business Leadership class planned the second annual Community Christmas Dinner.
Fourth annual Anderson’s Community Christmas raised $1000 for local food banks
Community celebration - The fourth annual Anderson’s Community Christmas event, hosted by Jean and Dave Anderson of Minto, was held on Dec. 25 at the Clifford Community Hall, with a large crowd attending.
Drayton’s EarlyON Child and Family Centre relocates within the community
Coming Soon – EarlyON Child and Family Centre programs and services will be relocated from…
Memories of North Wellington: 01/16/20
53 years ago The Harriston Review, 1967 On Jan. 14 a local lady lost her handbag on Arthur street.…
First 2020 north Wellington baby born in Palmerston
PALMERSTON – The first baby born in north Wellington in 2020 is Miya Lee Beckberger.
New 12-unit subdivision planned in Drayton
MAPLETON - A rezoning application which would see the construction of six semi-detached dwellings or 12 new homes in Drayton was approved by township council on Dec. 10.
Confederate editor reflects on four decades at paper
MOUNT FOREST - I spent nearly 40 years working for The Mount Forest Confederate, the weekly newspaper serving Mount Forest and area.