Sutherland Saga stretches into a new year


It may be the start of a new year with the glimmer of a brighter tomorrow, however in St. Thomas one thing remains a constant.

A near decade-long battle to level what the city deems an unsafe structure is headed back to the courts Tuesday in Round 3 of the Sutherland Saga.

David McGee, owner of the Sutherland Press building, will pick up where he left off in November — pleading his case to halt the city’s efforts to demolish the four-storey Talbot Street edifice constructed in 1913. Continue reading