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First Night Elora Moved Indoors Due To Forecasted Extreme Cold Weather

News From The Township: Due to forecasted extreme cold weather for Sunday evening, Township staff, in consideration of the safety of our residents and performers have cancelled the outside portion of our New Year’s Eve celebrations, moving many of our activities and events indoors from 7 to 11 p.m. “Safety of our residents, volunteers and […]

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First Night Fergus – New Year’s Eve Celebration

Just like last year, at the beginning of the fergus175 celebratory year, we will have another First Night celebration downtown Fergus this year. Some of the activities downtown Fergus on December 31st, 2008: Live music by One Minute, The Unbreakable Clocks, Sebastian Ennis and The Mod Wolves, Backroads (8:30), Moonshine (11:15) Countdown and Fireworks at […]

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Evolution of the February 20, 2008 lunar eclipse

Lunar Eclipse in Ontario, Canada

A crisp night with a cloudless sky made for some pretty pictures. The lunar eclipse, where the earth passes between the sun and the moon, can be seen by the naked eye. This February 20, 2008 lunar eclipse had excellent weather conditions, and apart from clouds moving in near the end of the eclipse, we […]

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Snow and blue skies

Another Snow Day!

That is the third day in a week that we have to keep the kids at home. No school today, as the school buses are canceled due to inclement weather. We heard on the radio that Highway 6 was closed off north of Fergus, but I heard reports from several people that they have not […]

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Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

It is the second of February again: Groundhog Day. Wiarton Willie has failed to see his shadow, so according to this weather analyzing rodent we are getting an early Spring! :-O) That means that instead of hiding in his burrow, Wiarton Willie has all the time in the world for some driving around town. (more…)

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