Darcy John hits number one!

Following up on our story from last week, St. Marys native Darcy John moved up two places in the True North Country Indie Row Countdown to take over the number one position with his hit song “Hunt”. Darcy’s song edged Tianna Woods’ tune “My Eyes Are Up Here” which fell to number two after one…

The Staffen and McMurray families show they care with $25,000 donation to the Stratford Perth Rotary Hospice “Because You Care” Campaign

ST. MARYS, ON, July 23, 2018 – The Because You Care campaign to build the Stratford Perth Rotary Hospice received its second St. Marys area naming opportunity gift this month with a generous donation from the Staffen and McMurray families in memory of their mother. The donation of $25,000 – designated towards the naming rights…

Murdoch Mysteries returns to St. Marys

Four-day shoot begins on Tuesday By Stewart Grant Four years ago, the hit television show Murdoch Mysteries came to town to film part of an episode entitled “Toronto’s Girl Problem”, in which downtown St. Marys played the role of turn-of-the-century downtown Toronto.    This time around, St. Marys gets to play itself…in the year 1906.…

Mayor Al Strathdee has been acclaimed

The deadline for running for Municipal office ended at 2 PM on Friday and no one came forward to run against Mayor Strathdee. This means that he is acclaimed and will be Mayor for the next four years. Meanwhile, in Perth South it will be a repeat of the last mayoralty race with Roger Fuhr…