Mayor Frank Campion

Ombudsman to investigate complaint against Welland

Welland staff and council will co-operate fully with the Ontario Ombudsman’s office as it investigates a complaint against the city, says Mayor Frank Campion.Capmion says the city was advised of the complaint relating to a perceived improper vote during a closed session of council on September 19.

Marie Vis, of Wainfleet, shows off one of her award winning Angora rabbits during the Wainfleet Fall Fair at the Wainfleet Village Fairgrounds Saturday afternoon. Michelle Allenberg/Tribune Staff

Keeping Wainfleet’s agriculture alive

Thousands of people celebrated the beginning of the fall season by attending the 51st annual Wainfleet Fall Fair during the three day event at Wainfleet Village Fairgrounds.

PHOTOS: Niagara Grape and Wine Festival Parade

The Niagara Grape and Wine Festival’s 66th annual Meridian Grande Parade wound it’s way through downtown St. Catharines Saturday with marching bands, floats, community groups and more. Participants and the thousands of spectators were in for a hot event despite the fall date. The region remains under an excessive heat alert by Niagara Region Public