Bruce Telecom conversion near complete, board of directors appointed

By Barb McKay

The first board of directors has been appointed for the new Bruce Telecom Municipal Services Corporation.

Weekend fire damages Kincardine home

Municipality of Kincardine firefighters responded to a blaze on Wieck Boulevard early Sunday morning and were able to contain the blaze before it got out of control.

Firefighters were called out to the fire on the south end street at 6:25 a.m. and upon arrival found smoke coming out of a garage and were able to extinguish the blaze before it spread to the house.

'Dogs roll over Barons

Jesse Carnahan of the Kincardine Bulldogs skates away after standing up Hanover forward Jordan Reaman Thursday night. For the full story, see this week's sports section. (Josh Howald photo)

Municipality not liable for trees removed behind Harbour Street

By Barb McKay

A Harbour Street property owner will be offered a ‘good will gesture’ of $500 from the Municipality of Kincardine after it was determined that a line of cedar trees that were removed three years ago were not on her property.

Painting and awareness

Jaylynn Wolfe, 0, replicates a painting by Metis artist Jaime Black who started the REDress Project to raise awareness of missing and murdered indigenous women and girls. A total of 25 people attended the painting event, held at the Holiday Inn in Kincardine. The event was led by First Nation artist Moses Lunham of Kettle and Stoney Point. (Barb McKay photo)

Vehicle dealership moving into Bruce Bowling Lanes location

By Barb McKay

A new used vehicle and rental dealership is opening in Kincardine.

Pat Barnes, owner if the Goderich Toyota dealership, has purchased the Bruce Bowling Lanes property and will open the new business in a couple of weeks.

Drugs on wheels wheeled

Police have charged three people with a variety of offences after making a traffic stop last Tuesday in Lucknow.

A little after 10 p.m., members of the South- Bruce OPP and OPP Community Street Crime Unit checked a silver Chrysler 200 on Campbell St. in Lucknow. Officers found a quantity of illegal drugs in the vehicle.

Four in a row for Bulldogs

By Josh Howald

And just like that, the Nicol Insurance Bulldogs have a solid record, are within striking distance of the league's top clubs and have a four-game win streak on the go.

The Kincardine Bulldogs celebrate one of five third period goals against the Hanover Barons Thursday night at the Davidson Centre in Kincardine, as Hanover Barons Zack Vokes and goaltender Chase Krompocker look on. (Josh Howald photo)

Demo day

Demolition crews took down the building at the corner of Queen St. and Durham Market Square Thursday afternoon. The building was originally the Farley Lumber and Planing Mill and has stood there since 1919. The property will be developed by Keith Battler. (Josh Howald photo)

Province gives SBGHC green light to start planning for Kincardine hospital redevelopment

By Barb McKay

The Kincardine hospital redevelopment project has been approved to move into the planning phase.

South Bruce Grey Health Centre (SBGHC) President and CEO Paul Rosebush announced last Wednesday evening that the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care has given the health centre the green light to proceed with the first stage of planning for the $30 million project. The ministry also provided a $500,000 planning grant.