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Hidden Quarry opponents continue to express disappointment

Hidden Quarry opponents continue to express disappointment

The Town of Halton Hills and the CRC have released statements condemning the LPAT's decision to approve the quarry but James Dick Construction Ltd. Vice-president Greg Sweetnam said the opposition has overblown the issues
Robbery reported at Aberfoyle gas station

Robbery reported at Aberfoyle gas station

Clerk threatened, but no weapon seen, say police
17-year-old charged with driving more than 55 k/h over speed limit

17-year-old charged with driving more than 55 k/h over speed limit

Driver clocked in excess of 135 km/h in an 80 km/h zone
Motor vehicle crashes, falls and intentional self-harm focus of county safer communities program

Motor vehicle crashes, falls and intentional self-harm focus of county safer communities program

A mandated framework will help the committee integrate more with councils across Wellington County
Town of Erin launches program to reduce single-use plastics

Town of Erin launches program to reduce single-use plastics

Town of Erin facilities will no longer sell single-use plastic and a public education campaign is forthcoming
Wellington County OPP officer being investigated for seven sexual assault allegations

Wellington County OPP officer being investigated for seven sexual assault allegations

Few details have been released regarding a Wellington County OPP officer who is being investigated for seven sexual assault allegations.
MPP Ted Arnott says he will not interfere with LPAT's decision on Hidden Quarry

MPP Ted Arnott says he will not interfere with LPAT's decision on Hidden Quarry

Arnott said the LPAT needs to be able to make decisions based on the facts presented, not political interference
Gala for Groves raises $360,000 for new hospital

Gala for Groves raises $360,000 for new hospital

The Groves Hospital Foundation had a successful night with a fundraising gala at the Elora Mill
911 calls doubled in County of Wellington in 2019

911 calls doubled in County of Wellington in 2019

Wellington County OPP say this is not because of a rise in crime but more misdials from cell phones
Mike Schreiner unhappy with LPAT's ruling on Hidden Quarry

Mike Schreiner unhappy with LPAT's ruling on Hidden Quarry

Schreiner released a statement expressing his disappointment with the okay to open a gravel pit near Rockwood