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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.”

Recent Work by Tony

Wellington County arsonist finally sentenced

Wellington County arsonist finally sentenced

Justin Beal was sentenced to 21 months in jail for the five fires he set in rural abandoned buildings in 2016 and 2017
Guelph loses one of its true builders with passing of Norm Jary

Guelph loses one of its true builders with passing of Norm Jary

Mr. Jary spent 35 years on council, including 15 consecutive years as Mayor of Guelph
From rinks to rap: former Guelph OHLer chases a different dream

From rinks to rap: former Guelph OHLer chases a different dream

Music has given Guelph native Shea Kewin a new lease on life
A Christmas dinner on the street in Downtown Guelph <b>(13 photos)</b>

A Christmas dinner on the street in Downtown Guelph (13 photos)

A coordinated effort from several local agencies and a group of volunteers saw a full Christmas dinner served in a parking lot in Downtown Guelph on Christmas Day.
10-year sentence for Guelph man who killed his mother

10-year sentence for Guelph man who killed his mother

Mental health issues a key factor as Larry Kemp pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter in the 2014 killing of Patsy Lewis
<b>From The Editor:</b> Small but meaningful changes

From The Editor: Small but meaningful changes

Does someone going 50 km/h over the speed limit deserve to have that follow them around publicly for all time? We say 'no'
Over 50 Guelph ukulele lovers unite for sweet rendition of Arkells song

Over 50 Guelph ukulele lovers unite for sweet rendition of Arkells song

Organizer Cynthia Kinnunen said it's a reminder not to quit on each other and proof that great things happen together
Guelph's first blast of winter <b>(10 photos)</b>

Guelph's first blast of winter (10 photos)

Guelph Storm's Daws, Gogolev both sign pro deals

Guelph Storm's Daws, Gogolev both sign pro deals

Unlikely to be back after signing deals in Sweden and Germany
Local coffee shop temporarily closed as COVID precaution

Local coffee shop temporarily closed as COVID precaution

Planet Bean showing an 'abundance of caution' after a worker came in contact with someone COVID positive. The worker has not shown any symptoms