Community News from St. Marys and area.

Town facility closures and program cancellations

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the following facilities will be closed indefinitely: Pyramid Recreation Centre (including arena and pool) St. Marys Friendship Centre St. Marys Youth Centre St. Marys Museum St. Marys Public Library Town Hall Municipal Operations Centre St. Marys VIA Rail Station (including St. Marys Station Gallery) St. Marys Child Care…

Fatal pedestrian crash near Kirkton

(SOUTH HURON, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) investigated a fatal crash that took place last week west of Kirkton. Just before 9:00 a.m. on March 10, Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Huron County Paramedic Services and South Huron Fire Department responded to a crash scene located on Kirkton Road (Huron County…

Perth South Served Bill for Firehall Renovation

By Paul Dreossi, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter During the Perth South Council meeting of March 3, a delegation from the Town of St. Marys (consisting of Mayor Al Strathdee, CAO/Clerk Brent Kittmer, Treasurer Andre Morin, Fire Chief Richard “Andy” Anderson, Building Director Grant Brouwer, and Building Inspector Jason Silcox) explained the scope of the fire…

“If you freeze it, they will come”

Let’s keep the PRC rink busy throughout April By Stewart Grant Although the minor hockey season generally wraps up in March, the Pyramid Recreation Centre will continue to operate an ice rink through to April 26 before closing for the summer. This is a noteworthy point. Many rinks suspend operations for the season following the…