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$42M expansion of KTH plant

By Alex Sher – Shelburne Mayor Ed Crewson had high praise Monday for the workforce at Shelburne’s KTH plant in celebrating the announced plans for a $42-million expansion. Speaking at a press conference at the plant on the town’s eastern ...

Facing challenger, Tilson stands by his record

By James Matthews – A former Tory adviser plans to challenge David Tilson for the party’s Dufferin-Caledon riding nomination. Caledon resident Paul Hong, a former ...

POWER OF 1 KIDS FEST: Some of the grade 5 students from Jack Broderick’s class at Island Lake Public School were enjoying the chance to plant their own sunflowers during the first project for the day. Please see the story on page A4.

Community News

Town, stakeholders to draft towing bylaw

BY James Matthews – Orangeville Council will work with stakeholders to ink an acceptable towing services bylaw. Council heard on Monday that one aspect of ...

600 students take part in Power of 1 Kids Fest

By Tabitha Wells – Nearly 600 students from public schools around town had the opportunity to participate in the Power of 1 Kids Fest event ...

Grounds Guys featured on W Network program

By Tabitha Wells – It’s undeniable that a lot of great things have been coming out of Orangeville and the surrounding communities. From renowned cuisine ...

EARTH WEEK: April 16-22 has been proclaimed to be Earth Week in Orangeville. Taking part in the proclamation are Holly Nadalin of Credit Valley Conservation, Councillor Sylvia Bradley, and Casey Clunas, a co-op student with Dufferin County.

Sports

Hockey Moms host 7th annual event

  Jennifer Widbur tournament in support of Headwaters Around 180 hockey players – all women, turned out for the 7th annual Jennifer Widbur Memorial Hockey ...

Local Midget AA player will compete in national tournament

By Brian Lockhart –  In her first season as a Midget AA player, Victoria Klimek has already set the bar in girl’s hockey. On her ...

Letters to the Editor

‘Sunshine List’ issues

In the Thursday April 10, 2014 issue James Matthews received front page coverage for his article “Town, school board employees on soaring 2013 Sunshine List”. ...