Entertainment options for patients

Gathering for a look at the new TV screen in the patient lounge at St. Marys Memorial Hospital were, from left: Volunteer coordinator for the Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance (HPHA) Cheryl Hunt, Physiotherapy volunteer Cathy Taylor, Rehab Assistant Arden Longeway, Dr. Chuck Gatfield, Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Janice Longeway, RPN Brittany Mandigo, Memorial Hospital Manager Jane Rundle, Memorial Hospital Auxiliary President Larry Beattie, RPN Colleen Frayne, and HPHA CEO Andrew Williams.

New, safer cliff jump planned

Ever since July, 2014, swimmers at the St. Marys Quarry have been asked to enter the water only by using ladders at the deck; a contract to build a new, safer cliff jump has now been approved.

Hospital Foundation donation

Members of the Legion, Branch 236, St. Marys were on hand Aug. 15 to present a cheque for $5,097 to the Memorial Hospital Foundation. From left, front row: Legion president Peter Bushfield, Hospital Foundation vice-chair Pat Craigmile, Owen Marchant, Poppy Chair Branch 236, and RN Rebecca Wilker. Back row: Jason Cates, Legion track and field executive, personal support worker Aarron Stokes, Legion first VP Tom Jenkins, and Foundation executive director Krista Linklater.

Watering cans only, please

A recently-implemented "external water use ban" in the Town of St. Marys asks residents to only use hand-held implements for watering gardens.

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