Bruce Power and its Employees Raise $40,000 for Alberta Flood Relief

Bruce Power and its Employees Raise $40,000 for Alberta Flood Relief
  Megan Adams, Communications Specialist, Bruce Power, helped organize the site-wide fundraiser for the Red Cross and its flood relief efforts in Alberta. Bruce Power employees raised $16,000 and the company more than matched to bring the total to $40,000. TIVERTON, ON – June 27, 2013 – Thanks to the generosity of Bruce Power and its ...

Kincardine Rotary Club Hosting 4th Annual Summer Fun in the Park

Kincardine Rotary Club Hosting 4th Annual Summer Fun in the Park
  Youngsters can enjoy pony rides at the Kincardine Rotary Club’s Summer Fun in the Park event July 20 The Kincardine Rotary Club is hosting its fourth annual Summer Fun in the Park, Saturday, July 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Victoria Park in downtown Kincardine. The family-oriented event features Creature Quest and ...

Sailing night with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kincardine and District

Sailing night with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kincardine and District
The Kincardine and District Big Brothers and Big Sisters held the annual Sailing Night on June 18, 2013. L-R: Mentor Ryan Kelly and Robert Broughton get ready to set sail. (ALANNA RICE/KINCARDINE NEWS) Bigs and Littles strapped into their life jackets and sailed out on the water for the Big Brothers and Big Sisters sailing ...

Donna Wilson named Legionnaire of the Year by Kincardine Legion

Donna Wilson named Legionnaire of the Year by Kincardine Legion
Donna Wilson makes her way to the front of the Kincardine Legion Hall after being announced this year’s Legionnaire of the Year at the honours and awards banquet By: Liz Dadson Donna Wilson was surprised and overwhelmed to be named the Legionnaire of the Year at the Kincardine Legion’s honours and awards banquet Saturday night. ...

Kincardine Resident, Jim Thorpe Receives Award of Excellence for Volunteer Work

Kincardine Resident, Jim Thorpe Receives Award of Excellence for Volunteer Work
  2013 Awards of Excellence Winners Bluewater District School Board presented the Awards of Excellence on Tuesday, June 18 (2013) at the School Board meeting in Chesley. The program is designed to recognize individuals each year, whose efforts and contributions go ‘above and beyond’ in their contributions to the schools within the Board. The individuals ...

Kincardine Church Converts Milk Bags to Sleep Mats for Haiti

Kincardine Church Converts Milk Bags to Sleep Mats for Haiti
Milk bag sleeping mats were woven at the Kincardine Baptist Church on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. The mats turn out to be an array of colours. Katherine Waye worked away on the almost-completed mat. (AVERY LAFORTUNE/KINCARDINE NEWS CO-OP) Avery Lafortune Kincardine News Co-op Student   Milk bags are being recycled into sleeping mats to be ...

Bruce Power Supports Local Relay for Life Events

Bruce Power Supports Local Relay for Life Events
Luminaries line the walkway for participants at the Saugeen Shore’s Relay for Life on June 7. On June 7, the year’s first Relay for Life event in the region kicked off in Saugeen Shores, raising an impressive $75,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society. More than 250 [participated in the 12-hour, overnight walk at Nodwell Park ...

Getting to Know: Kincardine Relay for Life

Getting to Know: Kincardine Relay for Life
What is Relay For Life? Relay For Life is an inspirational, non-competitive, 12-hour overnight fundraising event that brings the community together to celebrate life and fight cancer.  Relay has a festival-like atmosphere that family, friends and co-workers of all ages can enjoy.  Teams of 8-10 people fundraise individually and as a team to help the Canadian Cancer Society ...

Ripley School Raises $2304 for Cops for Cancer

Ripley School Raises $2304 for Cops for Cancer
  Students and adults alike shaved their heads for Cops for Cancer at Ripley-Huron Community School on June 6, 2013. Ty Pollard, a Grade 3 student, had his hair shaved for the cause. (ALANNA RICE/KINCARDINE NEWS)   Students and community members alike shaved their heads for Cops for Cancer at the Ripley-Huron Community School on ...

Municipality Supports Jorie Elliot with New Signs.

Municipality Supports Jorie Elliot with New Signs.
    Avery Lafortune Kincardine News Co-op Student Turtles for Jorie signs were added to the original turtle crossing signs erected at the east and west ends of Bruce Ave on Friday, May 31 in honour of Jorie Elliott. The Public Works Department staff for the municipality of Kincardine wanted to support Elliott through her ...