About The Observer

The Observer is an independent Community Newspaper serving Woolwich and Wellesley Townships. Located in Elmira, Ontario Canada. The Observer is a division of Cathedral Communications Inc. founded in 1996.


The Observer is a member of the Ontario Community Newspaper Association (OCNA) and News Media Canada.


The Observer is a member of the National News Media Council, a voluntary regulatory organization that deals with journalistic practices and ethical behaviour. If you have an unresolved complaint about news stories, opinion columns or photo please visit our website at mediacouncil.ca or call 1-844-877-1163.