KDSS to participate in first board wide art exhibition

By Barb McKay


Kincardine and District Secondary School (KDSS) will participate in a multi-school art exhibition in Owen Sound that will expose the works of students to the arts community.


Game 3 tonight in Kincardine

‘Dogs down two games to Wingham

By Josh Howald


These dogs have been digging a hole.


To have any hope of climbing out, the Carruthers Nicol Insurance Kincardine Bulldogs need a win tonight (Wednesday) in Game 3 of the Western Junior C quarter-finals.



A Knight's afternoon

Double header tomorrow

Morgan Baker of the Kincardine District Secondary School girls hockey team kicks out a shot from Sacred Heart High School during Bluewater Athletic Association regular season action yesterday at the Davidson Centre in Kincardine. The Knights got goals from Vanessa Hodgins, Sara Gossell and Samantha Stewart-Ault to take a 3-1 win. Both the boys and girls high school teams will play home games tomorrow (Thrusday) . The KDSS boys will host Walkerton District Secondary School for a quarter-final game at 11 a.m. The WDSS girls team will also be in town for a 2 p.m. start in the final regular season game of the girls season. Watch this site for details. (Josh Howald photo)

Slimy times

St. Anthony’s School teacher Eric Frampton gets doused with a bucket of slime by student Sierra Lannigan during the school’s annual slime the teacher day. (Barb McKay photo)

PREDC, Team Kincardine request $140,000 from municipality to keep operating


By Barb McKay


The Penetangore Regional Economic Development Corporation (PREDC) has asked the Municipality to fork over a least $140,000 to help fund initiatives for it and the newly-formed Team Kincardine.


Drunken snowmobiler faces slew of charges


The South Bruce OPP has charged a Fort Erie snowmobile driver following an alleged crime spree on Jan. 21.


According to an OPP report, police were notified of a crash involving a snowmobile in the area of Bruce County Road 15 in Bruce Township, shortly after 9 a.m. When officers arrived they found a man walking along Bruce County Road 15 near a pickup truck that had been reported stolen from a residence on that road earlier that morning.


Angler show won’t film in Kincardine

Kincardine council briefs


By Barb McKay


The Dimestore Fisherman won’t be filming an episode in Kincardine.


Training saves lives

Huron Kinloss and area residents took part in "First Aid on the Farm" event, hosted by St. John Ambulance and funded by Farm Credit Canada. St. John Ambulance staff provided CPR training and education on farm hazards and scene management. From left, Jim Taylor of Belgrave, Betty Jean and Bob White of Huron-Kinloss, Colleen Rutledge of Ripley and Linda Groen of Teeswater practice CPR. (Barb McKay photo)

GBHU to test arena air quality in Kincardine, area

By Barb McKay

The air quality in Kincardine and area arenas will be scrutinized this winter.


Inspectors with the Grey Bruce Health Unit (GBHU) will be in arenas throughout the county over the next two months testing the air quality at peak usage times in over 30 arenas throughout the two counties.


Up-to-date Junior C playoff schedule

Midget series set as well

The Western Junior C Hockey League changed the playoff schedule three times yesterday.

The final changes are not reflected in this week's print edition of The Kincardine Independent. Here is the complete, final schedule for the series between the Carruthers Nicol Junior C Bulldogs and the Wingham Ironmen. You can also find a final midget schedule for the next round, as their ice times were affected by the Junior C change. Therefore, times and dates in this week's print edition are incorrect as well.



Game 1: Fri 03 Feb 8:30 PM Wingham @ Kincardine

Game 2: Sat 04 Feb 7:30 PM Kincardine @ Wingham

Game 3: Wed 08 Feb 7:30 PM Wingham @ Kincardine