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Features Summer 2012 


MPP Rob Milligan's Small Idea

author: Gary May

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COMMUNITY-ORIENTED HYDRO-ELECTRIC generating stations will enjoy an important place in Ontario's future if the Northumberland-Quinte West MPP has his way.


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The New Heart of Healthcare

author: Paul Dalby

Main Feature FEAT 2 health careA WAVE OF HIGHLY TRAINED nurse practitioners is transforming the delivery of healthcare in our region and the results are staggering.


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Making Movie History

author: Peter Lockyer

Main Feature FEAT 3 movie yearsTHE PRESENCE OF THE "MOVIE PEOPLE" generated an aura of excitement to the sleepy town. They were a fast crowd - considered somewhat scandalous by the Presbyterian backbone of Trenton.


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The Scarecrow Project

author: Trish York

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THIS IS THE STORY of a project that magically aligned the brightest stars in the universe of a small community to shine upon the stage of Westben Arts Festival Theatre.





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BY THE TIME THIS MAGAZINE REACHES YOUR HANDS, I’LL BE IN FRANCE, standing with thousands of others who are paying their respect to the Canadian soldiers who fought in the Battle of Vimy Ridge.…... read more


In the fall of 2015, we reported on the opening of the Ontario Agri-Food Venture Centre in Colborne. Business is booming...



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trish york

contributors trish yorkTrish York has thoroughly enjoyed illustrating for Watershed for the past 12 years…

tom cruickshank

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In “Songbirds in a Nosedive,” Tom recounts the plight of some of our favourite backyard...

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Janet DaviesFreelance writer and occasional poet Jan Davies has been writing about the people...