Opinion


A ‘small’ Seaway point

by Nelson Zandbergen Seaway District High School would be permanently re-purposed as an amalgamated elementary school and overhauled to eliminate remaining excess student space, Dundas County trustee Jeremy Armer earnestly advised parents gathered Oct. 18…


Out there

by Dale Bequette I am writing this time about some of the steps I took after my first encounter with God in my van back in 1979. I was alone and I was neither drunk,…




The lead-up to Halloween

On Monday, Oct. 24, the Girls’ 7’s Rugby team finished their tournament with a record of 14 wins and no losses. They finished the season by outscoring their opponents 300 to 28. Great job girls!…





Morrisburg parent ‘furious’ at school closure process

The Editor: After attending several community meetings regarding the Upper Canada District School Board’s proposed School closures, I felt compelled to write. Understandably we live in tricky financial times where difficult decisions must be made….




Almighty dollar trumps children’s education

The Editor: As a parent of a child affected by the recent decision to close rural schools as set out in the Building for the Future Pupil Accommodation Review, and the Board’s approval to begin…