May 2021 Archive

Who’s leaving all the garbage behind?

By Brian Lockhart “These are actual trees son. And those things, well they’re rocks.” “Are we going to see any bears? Or moose? Or maybe ...

Response to letter re: Highway 413

Sir: Regarding the statements made in the latest issue about Hwy 413. The alternative to Hwy 413 already exists:  it is Hwy 407 without tolls.  ...

Complications of Globalization

By Jasen Obermeyer It’s hard to imagine a world without globalization. And that’s very unfortunate. Globalization isn’t a new thing; it’s starting point could be ...

Orangeville’s Beauty Challenge

By Constance Scrafield The BIA is calling all artists to submit their ideas for a mural on the wall of the Chocolate Shop at 114 ...

It’s back on – golf, tennis, outdoors sports now allowed

By Brian Lockhart Within hours of printing a story last week that golf won’t be allowed, the provincial government changed it mind and golf, tennis, ...

International cross-country skier brings expertise to coaching

As a top level cross-country skiing competitor, Alexander Maycock has spent most of his life keeping his body in shape to advance through his sport ...

Kait and Colin talk to the Citizen about Young Company

By Constance Scrafield The big news is that Young Company is back in August: to do Clue! After all the cancellations of last year, it ...

Bruce Trail Conservancy urges public to keep all vehicles off of new nature reserve

By Paula Brown, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The Bruce Trail Conservancy is pleading with community members in Dufferin County to keep vehicles and all-terrain vehicles ...

Greyhound Canada shuts down permanently

By Sam Odrowski Greyhound Canada shut down all bus services permanently on May 13, creating a gap in cross-regional transit. After the bus carrier pulled ...

UGDSB opens registration for elementary remote learning

By Paula Brown, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The Upper Grand District School Board (UGDSB) has started registration for remote learning in elementary schools for the ...

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