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High Park expansion dropped; edibles production delayed

High Park Farms has abandoned its plans to double the size of its Enniskillen operation The news came as Enniskillen Council put the company’s request to start producing cannabis infused candy and chocolate on the site on hold. In May, High Park applied to increase the amount of greenhouses which cover the nearly 100 acres… Read more »

Brooke-Alvinston considers new Inwood hall

Brooke-Alvinston wants a one-year lease to the Inwood fire hall so it consider its options. The municipality and the Inwood Fire Association have been at odds over an agreement since 16 firefighters resigned last year. The association wants to continue the current lease for the next five years and refused to negotiation behind closed doors…. Read more »

Ninety per cent want Petrolia to turn back Nicol cash

A Petrolia councillor says he’ll try to have the Nicol Scholarship Fund money given to the town turned back to the foundation for scholarships during the next budget session. Joel Field made the comments after hearing the results of an online poll taken by The Independent after officials from the foundation came to town council… Read more »