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Tony Saxon

Tony Saxon

Tony Saxon’s history as a journalist has been rich and varied over the past 20 years. Most recently known as the Guelph Mercury's beat writer covering the Guelph Storm, Tony is an award winning correspondent, columnist, reporter, feature writer and photographer, who has covered politics, science, and any topic that made for a great story. As a storyteller, Tony is considered “fearless.”

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tony@guelphtoday.com

Recent Work by Tony

<b>ONTARIO:</b> Guelph police officer forgives man accused of running into him

ONTARIO: Guelph police officer forgives man accused of running into him

Const. Mark O'Connell was hit by a man accused of impaired driving in early August and his heart stopped beating, but he says the incident has made him a better person and officer
'All OHL community members' to be fully vaccinated prior to season, says league policy

'All OHL community members' to be fully vaccinated prior to season, says league policy

Those involved with the league on almost every level will have to show proof of full vaccination two weeks prior to the start of the season
IBL's Guelph Royals pull the plug on 2021 season

IBL's Guelph Royals pull the plug on 2021 season

'Just too much uncertainty,' the team says as the rest of the IBL prepares to start some sort of season in July
<b>OPINION:</b> People are coming in hot these days

OPINION: People are coming in hot these days

People's frustrations are boiling over on a pandemic level, GuelphToday community editor writes
<b>COVID-19:</b> Married 68 years, Guelph couple both taken by COVID just days apart

COVID-19: Married 68 years, Guelph couple both taken by COVID just days apart

John and Betty Ware took precautions to stay safe, but COVID still found them
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Guelph Police aware of possible 'media frenzy' when it arrested Kitchener MP last April

ONTARIO: Guelph Police aware of possible 'media frenzy' when it arrested Kitchener MP last April

Freedom of Information request shows that senior management at Guelph Police were not immediately informed a sitting MP had been arrested
<b>CANADA:</b> How two Syrian refugee families had their hopes of new start in Guelph shattered

CANADA: How two Syrian refugee families had their hopes of new start in Guelph shattered

At the last minute, a Guelph sponsor failed to provide the federal government with required information
<b>ONTARIO:</b> 4.4 million litres of raw sewage sent into the Eramosa River in February spill

ONTARIO: 4.4 million litres of raw sewage sent into the Eramosa River in February spill

City could face charges and fines once the province completes its investigation
Crashing the crease pays no dividends for Colts in Guelph

Crashing the crease pays no dividends for Colts in Guelph

Potential world junior goalie Nico Daws shuts the door on Barrie in 4-0 win at Sleeman Centre
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Would you just look at what somebody did to this Freshii in Guelph <b>(6 photos)</b>

ONTARIO: Would you just look at what somebody did to this Freshii in Guelph (6 photos)

The person spent over an hour smashing ceilings and HVAC equipment