December 31st, Grey County OPP were called to a business on 30 Sideroad, Municipality of Chatsworth, Grey County for a stolen white Dodge Ram quad cab dually pick-up with unique mud flaps. The dually rear wheel mud flaps are black with a white steer head logo. The truck was taken between 5:00 am and 8:00 am, December 31st. Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking if you see the truck or have information, call police at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). And remember, Ontario is enforcing new laws now as individuals who commit distracted driving offences will face harsher punishments. (Source: muskoka411.com)
Today (Wed. January 2nd), a blood donor clinic is being held in Owen Sound at the Legion Hall at 1450 2nd Avenue West from 2 pm until 7 pm. (Source: Canadian Blood Services)
The Town of the Blue Mountains and The Town of Penetanguishene would still like to hear what you think about the sale of Cannabis through private retail stores in their communities. For the Town of The Blue Mountains, Council must make a decision by the January 22nd, 2019 deadline, or the default position of “opting-in” will be automatically set. An online survey will be available until January 8th, 2019 at 12pm (noon). To access the survey, please visit: www.thebluemountains.ca/cannabis.cfm o Paper surveys will be available at Town Hall, L.E. Shore Memorial Library and the Beaver Valley Community Centre. If you would like to submit additional comments outside of the scope of the survey, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. : The deadline for email comments is January 8th, 2019 at 12pm (noon). Public information sessions and a public meeting have been scheduled for the following dates/times: Meeting Date & Time Location Public Information Session January 7th, 2019 • 10:00am to 12:00pm (noon) • 5:00pm to 7:00pm Town Hall Council Chambers- 32 Mill Street, Thornbury Meeting Date & Time Location Public Meeting January 7th, 2019 • 7:00pm Town Hall Council Chambers- 32 Mill Street, Thornbury For more information, please visit the Cannabis Public Engagement page on the Town website at: www.thebluemountains.ca/cannabis.cfm Councillor Andrea Matrosovs email@example.com 519-599-3131 ext. 406 Tim Hendry Communications & Economic Development firstname.lastname@example.org 519-599-3131 ext. 282. For Penetanguishene, go to www.surveymonkey.com/r/GLCCT6G. (Source: Town of Collingwood, Town of the blue Mountains, Town of Penetanguishene)
The Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation’s Guardian Angel Campaign continues. This year’s campaign is raising funds for a new MRI system to serve patients across Grey and Bruce and beyond. The MRI system is used over 11,000 times per year to diagnose a range of medical conditions. Through the Guardian Angel Campaign, the Foundation has set an ambitious goal to raise $400,000 towards the $4.7 million project. To make a donation, look for the Foundation’s letter in your mail or call and donate using your credit card at 519-372-3925 weekdays between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm. Donations can also be made securely at www.oshfoundation.ca/angel. (Source: muskoka411)
In the NHL, only three games yesterday as Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 17 shots for his league-leading sixth shutout and Vegas beat Los Angeles 2-0.
Boston doubled Chicago 4-2.
And Nashville defeated Philadelphia 4-0.
Tonight, Calgary is at Detroit, Vancouver travels to Ottawa (both 7:00 pm) and Edmonton is at Arizona (9:30 pm).
In the World Juniors, Team Canada, after New Year’s Eve’s 2-1 loss to the Russians, is in a do-or-die quarterfinal with Finland; game time 6:00 tonight.