March 10, 2022

County of Huron forests see benefits from 75 years of forest conservation programs.

The County of Huron’s 75th annual Forest Conservation Update report provides an overview of the conservation actions and passive recreation that happened for County-owned Forests in 2021. The County of Huron owns and maintains 14 forest tracts consisting of more than 1600 acres.

March 7, 2022

Ribbon Skirt Project Comes to the Huron County Museum

The Huron County Museum is very pleased to host The Ribbon Skirt Project: Creating & Gifting a Cultural Connection, a collection of more than 215 ribbon skirts which will be on display throughout the Museum from March 12-April 10, 2022. The exhibit is open to the public during regular Museum hours of operation.

March 1, 2022

Huron Heritage Fund Deadline Approaches

May 1, 2021 is the next deadline for individuals and organizations to submit applications for the Huron Heritage Fund. ore information about the application process can be found on the Huron County Museum’s website at

February 22, 2022

County of Huron issues Report to the Community on Homelessness

The County of Huron continues to work diligently in addressing the complexities associated with homelessness, poverty and housing instability in Huron County, and implementing both immediate and long-term solutions.

February 15, 2022

Huron Hygge returns to Ontario’s West Coast!

To help Huron County residents enjoy the winter season and continue to support local businesses, the County of Huron Economic Development department has relaunched the Huron Hygge campaign. To learn more about Huron Hygge, visit

February 14, 2022

Volunteers required for project supporting newcomers

A new Huron-Perth project is seeking volunteers to assist new residents to Canada. Volunteers will mentor new Canadians and temporary foreign workers as they settle in rural communities in our region. To sign up, visit

Métis artist brings Hope and Healing art installation to Huron County Museum

The Huron County Museum is pleased to welcome Métis artist Tracey-Mae Chambers, who brings her site-specific art installation #HopeAndHealingCanada to the Museum on February 17, 2022. Chambers will be onsite at the Museum on February 17 and the public is welcome to watch the creation process, which will take place outdoors in front of the log cabin. The final installation will be available to the public until March 6.

February 7, 2022

Huron County Library receives prestigious award for Digitized Newspaper project

The Huron County Library is honoured to receive the Ontario Library Association’s (OLA) Archival and Preservation Achievement Award for the Huron County Digitized Newspaper project. Virtually presented to library staff at the OLA Super Conference on February 2, 2022, the award recognizes significant achievements in the field of preservation and/or conservation for library and/or archival materials.

January 24, 2022

County of Huron Recognizes Redeployed Staff

The County of Huron recognizes employees who were redeployed to critical areas of service in response to the COVID-19 crisis.  Also recognized are the contributions of all County staff who have worked to maintain service delivery throughout the County’s pandemic response.

January 17, 2022

Huron County Library launches new website

The Huron County Library is thrilled to announce the launch of its new and improved website, located at