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Council defeats Haydt's 'five-hectare farm' motion

The changing face of agriculture has encouraged Norfolk County council to take a look at its...

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Tillsonburg tax levy going up 2.73 per cent

Town of Tillsonburg taxpayers will see their 2017 municipal tax levy increase by 2.73 per cent over...

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Nine-gun robbery results in 11 charges

A nine-gun robbery valued at approximately $8,000 has resulted in execution of a search warrant and...

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SImcoe Family Day

Ava (left) and Summer Dawson team up on a DIY Marbelized Glass creation Monday afternoon during the 10th Annual Family Day Activity at the Annaleise Carr Aquatic Centre.

Nurses picket

A loud, vocal protest Tuesday night outside Norfolk County Council chambers greeted the Haldimand Norfolk Health Unit’s elimination of a .5 Prenatal/Postnatal Nurse Practitioner position the previous week. Among those leading the charge, were: (front row, left to right) Stephanie Dukarich, Local 70; Dawn Gordon, RN; Deanna King, RN; and Tom Szuty on the megaphone.

CSA farming

Norfolk County's CSA farmers – Ken Norton of Norton Farms, left, Greg Boyd of Heritage Lane Produce, Sarah Judd from Meadow Lynn Market Garden and CSA, Amanda McCracken from Sweet Pea CSA Farm and Ben James from Fresh Start Farm – look forward to CSA Day on Feb. 24. CSA Day typically sees the most customers sign up for a share in a community-support agriculture farm.

Waterford Ponds Tragedy

The OPP Under-Water Search and Recovery Unit from Gravenhurst attended the Waterford North Conservation Area Sunday to assist in the recovery of a fisherman who went through the ice the previous evening. 68-year-old Jani Daliyanazlou of Hamilton was pronounced deceased by the attending coroner. A nine-year-old boy from Burlington who attempted to rescue Daliyanazlou was pulled to safety by bystanders in the same incident.

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Canada

Law to handle illegal migration gathers dust

2012 law to handle illegal border crossers sits idle as calls for action persist

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After record rallies, TSX takes step back

North American stock indexes mixed in late morning trading, loonie declines

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Port Dover Indoor Walking Club

Wed Feb 22 | 10:00 AM

House Milner and Wood House Band

Wed Feb 22 | 1:00 PM

Simcoe Farmers’ Market

Thu Feb 23 | 9:00 AM

Girls' Night Out

Fri Feb 24 | 12:00 AM

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Fri Feb 24 | 7:00 PM

Ballroom Dance

Fri Feb 24 | 7:00 PM

Ballroom Dance

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