PF Solutions has gotten a Stratford Perth Community Foundation grant. The organization is a United Way Perth-Huron project. PF Solutions helps participants bridge the gap between education and skills and employment. The grant has allowed them to buy some new equipment.
The Stratford Perth Humane Society is still teeming with cats. Elspeth MacDonald with the SPHS tells us just how bad the problem is: MacDonald says they’re running a seasonal promotion right now to help move the cats: The special adoption rate is on until tomorrow. You can get more information about how to adopt a […]
A North Perth teenager has passed away following a car crash. The Wellington County OPP says officers responded to the two-vehicle crash Sunday night in Mapleton Township. Police say the deceased is Troy Lawrence. He was 17-years-old.
There’s a road closure in Stratford today. Cedar Street from Pine to Chestnut is open to local traffic only. Workers are installing a storm sewer.
The House of Blessing is getting a big cheque today. Staples raised $6,500 for the “Off to School Smiling Program”. The program helps send Stratford and area children from struggling families back to school with new clothing and supplies
The Huron County OPP is teaming up with area businesses and organizations to spread awareness about the abuse of women. Woman Abuse Awareness Month kicks off in Ontario on Saturday. Members of the OPP and others will be at grocery stores between 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. handing out purple grocery bags. The colour purple […]
The Perth District Health Unit is urging you to “think PURPLE” in November. Hospitals and health units are working to spread awareness on Shaken Baby Syndrome and PURPLE crying. Through the “Click for Babies” campaign each child born in Perth County next month will be sent home with a hand-knit purple cap. PURPLE is a […]
Major League Baseball will have a champion tonight. Game Seven of the World Series goes from Kansas City. San Francisco will send Tim Hudson to the mound to take on the Royals’ Jeremy Guthrie. 1240 CJCS will have live coverage of the game starting at 7:00 p.m.
The annual Poppy Campaign kicks off on Friday. The Stratford Legion will be handing the boxes out to businesses and schools. Ken Albert with the Stratford Legion says the money goes to help those who have served their country: Albert says the money will also benefit the new service dog program: Poppies will be on […]
A North Perth man has been charged with voyeurism. The OPP says the charge comes after employees at a Listowel business discovered inappropriate pictures had been taken by their employer while they were at work. The 58-year-old is scheduled to appear in court in Listowel on December 10th to answer to the charge.