Community News from St. Marys and area.

Mayor Al Strathdee will return soon

Looks to return to office mid-January Mayor Al Strathdee is looking to return to office by mid-January from unpaid medical leave. Mayor Strathdee took time away from his office and recently finished 25 rounds of radiation to combat soft tissue sarcoma. Doctors found a tumour during surgery last summer but weren’t able to remove it…

Local couple completes trip of a lifetime

Local St Marys couple Catherine and Chris Cumming recently completed one of the world’s most unique adventures, America’s Great Loop, aboard their 44 foot Manta power catamaran Two Loons. In completing the Great Loop, the couple circumnavigated the eastern part of the U.S. by cruising across Florida on the Okeechobee Waterway, up the Atlantic Intracoastal…

New air quality reports available

Issued by the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks The Town of St. Marys is working with the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks (MECP) and the Perth District Health Unit (PDHU) to provide information about air quality in our community. Recently, the MECP provided the Town with two new reports. The full…