Monte Sonnenberg, Simcoe Reformer



C. diff outbreak over at NGH

Norfolk General Hospital has declared victory after a long and difficult battle against C. difficile.

Members of the Haldimand-Norfolk Home Builders Association gathered at Governor Simcoe Square this week to share concerns over mounting delays in Norfolk with the processing of development applications. From left are director Eva Dixon of Simcoe, builder Jeff Plunkett and past president Sam Bunting. MONTE SONNENBERG / SIMCOE REFORMER

Subdivision approvals could take a year

Local home builders warn that proposed delays in approving projects will cost Norfolk jobs, new assessment and impede efforts to rejuvenate the county’s downtown cores.

Misner dam in Port Dover. (File photo)

Misner Dam project on track

Norfolk council received assurances this week that repair work to the Misner Dam in Port Dover will be tendered this year and completed before the arrival of winter.

Firefighters from the Waterford area had their hands full last May with this stubble fire in the area of Greenwood Cemetery. Thanks to all the wet weather of late, Norfolk Fire & Rescue has had a quiet spring as far as grass, brush and stubble fires are concerned. MONTE SONNENBERG / SIMCOE REFORMER

Wet spring keeps grass fires at bay

If you’re having a hard time figuring out what rainy springs are good for, Norfolk Fire & Rescue has some answers.

Pushers come to Norfolk and get caught

The Norfolk OPP’s Street Team is mowing down drug dealers in 2017 with such precision that a senior member of the force wonders why criminals even bother.