J.T. McVeigh/ Photo Evan George, 8, left, Cian Byrne 9 and Will Mantrop 10 all pupils at Pretty River Academy show their artistic chops creating designs for in support of the Home Horizon Transitional Support Program. The bowls will be sold as part of a fundraising project in April called Soup for Beds.

Soup helping homeless

The walls vibrated as an excited collection of students marched into the cafeteria at Pretty River Academy in Collingwood.

Donald Keeshig, of Neyaashiinigmiing, named the Chi-Cheemaun ferry in a provincial contest coinciding with the ship's launch in 1974. The Ojibway name means big canoe. Mr. Keeshig died Jan. 28. The ferry still runs between Tobermory and South Baymouth. (Submitted photo)

Man who named Chi-Cheemaun dies

On a foggy day last May, the Chi-Cheemaun ferry sounded its horn in waters near the Cape Croker lighthouse, en route to Tobermory to start the spring

Scotiabank representatives, Tim Schlitt, Coulson Roberts and Jeff Meakings visited the Collingwood G&M Hospital recently to present their final installment of a $100,000 pledge in support of the G&M Hospital Foundation’s New Age of Care campaign. The New Age of Care campaign brought a fleet of state of the art diagnostic imaging equipment to the Collingwood Hospital and most recently covered the renovations and replacement of equipment in the Hospital’s Mammography Suite. Investments like Scotiabank’s have allowed advanced technology in women’s health to be at our local hospital. SUBMITTED

Hospital banking on Scotiabank

Scotiabank representatives, Tim Schlitt, Coulson Roberts and Jeff Meakings visited the Collingwood G&M Hospital recently to present their final instal

Driver facing impaired charges

COLLINGWOOD - A 41-year-old man from The Blue Mountains is facing impaired-driving related charges after he was caught drinking and driving Thursday n

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