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onlinevotingDear Editor,

While knocking on doors campaigning for Owen Sound's City Council, I've been hearing some real concern about the new voting system.

City council chose the on-line and telephone system for this election two years ago, but residents seem...

JohnADear Editor and Mr. Miller

On August the 13th I read a letter written to the Hub by Larry Miller, MP. He expressed that he was "truly shocked and appalled" by the recent decision of Victoria City Council to remove a thirty-five year-old statue of John A Macdonald from the front steps of City Hall and relocating it to a local museum where it can be better contextualized....

secondharvestAlong with many Ontarians, I was disappointed to hear that the Government of Ontario made the unfortunate announcement that it will terminating the Basic Income Pilot, as well as reducing the planned increase to Ontario's social assistance programs from 3 percent to 1.5 percent, meaning it will no longer coincide with inflation.

On August 1st, The Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB) released the following:

caduceusDear Doctors:

There are a few things we know from research on the impact of low wages. We know that not paying people enough to live on means poor diets and unhealthy housing. We know that bad diets and bad housing lead to increased use of emergency rooms, higher rates of hospitalization and poorer recovery outcomes.

walkingawayIf you don't like the way a chain of coffee shops treats their employees you can take your business elsewhere. Not so with Family Health Teams (FHT). Before you can find a new doctor you have to quit your old one and there is a huge waiting line for a new one. Our Owen Sound FHT is currently controlled by physicians. There is an alternative. . .






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