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Wilmot-Tavistock

By Lee Griffi, Local Journalism Initiative reporter A grassroots organization has formed in East Zorra-Tavistock to raise concerns about a potential wind farm for the Cassel area.  The Gazette broke a story last week after Prowind approached several landowners in the area for a new project, as well as landowners to the...

By Galen Simmons Wellesley and area residents will soon have access to new fitness and other equipment at the not-yet-fully open Bill Gies Recreation Centre thanks to a nearly $150,000 Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) grant announced last week. Ontario Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Neil Lumsden joined Kitchener-Conestoga MPP Mike...

By Lee Griffi, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter A forecasted increase in energy demand in Ontario has an area windmill company looking at revisiting a site near Innerkip for a wind farm, and they have a proposal for a second site near Cassel. Helmut Schneider, vice president of renewable energy development at Prowind...

By Lee Griffi, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Enbridge Gas Inc. is helping the East Zorra Tavistock Fire Department purchase required firefighting training materials. The money comes from the Safe Community Project Assist, a program with the Fire Marshal’s Public Safety Fire Safety Council that supplements existing training for Ontario volunteer fire...

By Lee Griffi, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The planned road construction at the highly controversial hamlet is in limbo following recent Perth County Council and Wilmot Township Council meetings.  Wilmot met earlier this week to table the same plan approved by Oxford County Council recently to see work on the roadways in...

Amanda Modaragamage Lights on Stratford officially opens Friday, December 15, at 5 p.m., with opening remarks and special events happening at 6 p.m. in Market Square. Visitors are invited to experience firsthand one of the main attractions this year; “Dandelion,” a light art installation making its North American premiere travelling all...

Veronica Reiner The Erb Group, a refrigerated transport service based in New Hamburg, was recognized as a 2023 “Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation,” by Redefining the Road. Redefining the Road is the official magazine of the Women in Trucking Association (WIT) The organization’s mission is to encourage the...

Veronica ReinerThe official opening of the Bridge Street Bridge (between Tye Road and Puddicombe Road), near Haysville in Wilmot Township, took place on Thursday morning, November 16.Local dignitaries in attendance included Wilmot Mayor Natasha Salonen, Kitchener-Conestoga Member of Parliament Tim Louis, Constituency Assistant Scott McNab, representing Kitchener-Conestoga Member of Provincial...

María C. Rosales Gerpe The Victorian Order of Nurses (VON) Sakura House hospice in Oxford County launched an event called “Lights of Love” for palliative care residents and their families to connect during the pandemic and mark the beginning of the festive season on the first Friday of December. The event...