Kinetic Knights Bottle Drive raises almost $540

Kinetic Knights Bottle Drive raises almost $540
  By Liz Dadson The Kinetic Knights Robotics Team 781 was busy Saturday morning, canvassing the Kincardine area for empty beer and alcohol bottles and cans to raise money for the team’s trip to the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) world championships in St. Louis, Missouri, next weekend. Thanks to the ...

Bruce Power teams up with SVCA to remove dam near Paisley

Bruce Power teams up with SVCA to remove dam near Paisley
Cherie-Lee Fletsch (L), Bruce Power environmental Scientist, environment programs; and Francis Chua, manager, environment and sustainability; present a cheque for $45,000 to SVCA general manager Wayne Brohman and Jo-Anne Harbinson, manager of water resources and stewardship services, for the removal of the Lockerby Dam near Paisley; photos courtesy of Saugeen Conservation and Bruce Power By ...

Kinetic Knights win Gracious Professionalism Award at Oshawa Regional

Kinetic Knights win Gracious Professionalism Award at Oshawa Regional
  By Liz Dadson The Kinetic Knights Robotics Team 781 of Kincardine brought home the Gracious Professionalism award from the Greater Toronto East Regional in Oshawa on the weekend. Mentor Pat O’Cain was also named a finalist for the Woodie Flowers award for mentorship. The team competed in… read more. Share this:PrintFacebookEmail

Kincardine Hospital Auxiliary Volunteer reminds us rewards not always about Money

Kincardine Hospital Auxiliary Volunteer reminds us rewards not always about Money
  By Liz Dadson Jean Colling, a member of the South Bruce Grey Health Centre – Kincardine hospital auxiliary, reminds us that with volunteering, the rewards aren’t always about raising funds. “For many years I have been involved with the television rental program that we offer to our hospital patients,” says Colling. “It seems we ...

Tiverton Minor Hockey hosting fund-raiser for Lindsey Gossell

Tiverton Minor Hockey hosting fund-raiser for Lindsey Gossell
  Tiverton Minor Hockey is hosting a charity fund-raiser Saturday, March 28, at 7 p.m., at the Tiverton Arena, in support of Lindsey Gossell.Gossell, 19, is a Tiverton minor sports graduate and is undergoing treatments right now. She is a terrific little hockey player and all-around great person to have in our community. This is a ...

Bruce Power Visitors’ Centre great attraction during March Break

Bruce Power Visitors' Centre great attraction during March Break
  Lydia Petersen, 12, of Clifford hangs onto the Van de Graaff machine as her charged hair sticks up into the air, Thursday morning at the Bruce Power Visitors’ Centre. By Liz Dadson The Bruce Power Visitors’ Centre was a busy place during March Break this past week. Not only was there a two-day GEMS ...

John McManus named Bruce Power citizen of the year

John McManus named Bruce Power citizen of the year
        John McManus (R) of Kincardine has been named the Bruce Power citizen of the year. At the end of a lengthy Kincardine and District Chamber of Commerce achievement awards ceremony last night (March 21), McManus received his award from Rob Liddle. Also nominated, were George Ling and Rick Clarke. Full Story. Share this:PrintFacebookEmail

Kincardine Legion presented a cheque for $6,000

Kincardine Legion presented a cheque for $6,000
    Mary Farrell (R), vice-president, and Maureen Couture, president, of the Kincardine Legion, present a cheque for $6,000 to the Kincardine and Community Health Care Foundation, represented by vice-president Becky Fair (L) and director Mary Hall; photo by Liz Dadson. Sunday afternoon, the Kincardine Legion presented a cheque for $6,000 to the Kincardine and Community ...

Kincardine council agrees to assist Terracycle program

Kincardine council agrees to assist Terracycle program
  By Liz Dadson The Terracycle program in Kincardine has a new champion, as Kincardine council has agreed to provide some assistance. In committee-of-the-whole Wednesday night (Feb. 18), program co-ordinator Amanda Saxton explained the benefits of Terracycle which began in Kincardine in September, 2010. It accepts waste that cannot be recycled in the Blue Box, ...

Kincardine Hospital Auxiliary donates $20,500 to Hospital Foundation

Kincardine Hospital Auxiliary donates $20,500 to Hospital Foundation
The Kincardine hospital auxiliary has donated $20,000 to the Kincardine and Community Health Care Foundation; from left, are South Bruce Grey Health Centre president and chief executive officer Paul Rosebush, auxiliary treasurer Wilma Manary, director of patient care Kate Kincaid, auxiliary president Ginny Ross, and foundation president Jennifer Cook By Betty Johnstone The South Bruce ...