While the staff and residents of Knollcrest Lodge were named the Milverton Business Association’s (MBA) Citizens of the Year back in August, members of the long-term care facility were officially recognized for the honour last week with a plaque presentation and unveiling of some prominent signage.
The Girl Guide movement began in 1909 when girls demanded to take part in a Boy Scout rally at the Crystal Palace in London, England. Lord Robert Baden-Powell was a British Army General who had written a series of articles on scouting based on his experiences and they were published in an English bo
The community of Atwood has a full slate of holiday activities planned for next weekend, including the return of its Santa Claus Parade in a traditional format.
The North Perth Fire Department’s annual holiday toy drive is currently underway, with representatives accepting donations at the Listowel Canadian Tire and Wal-Mart locations on Nov. 27. Among those collecting gifts last Saturday was NPFD acting captain Jason Kregar (left) and recruit Aidan O’Keeff
Elma Township Public School (ETPS), in conjunction with the Avon Maitland District School Board and Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH), has cancelled all in-person learning at the facility until at least Dec. 6 due to a COVID-19 outbreak.
On Nov. 18, Perth County council took time to recognize a good-news story that symbolizes the work that paramedics do each day.
When council was contacted to consider a billing issue for a water and wastewater services customer on Nov. 15, a couple of councillors suggested that North Perth should break the precedent it has set of not offering relief to residents.
North Perth emergency crews were kept busy on Monday, Nov. 22, as snowy and slippery conditions led to a number of traffic-related incidents throughout the area. Among them was a multi-vehicle collision (pictured) at the intersection of Wallace Avenue North and Elizabeth Street in Listowel, with pol
While time frames and details are still coming together, the HOPE Links North Perth initiative remains on track for launch this winter.