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Local Grade 8, Grade 12 grads to receive keepsake lawn signs today

Local Grade 8, Grade 12 grads to receive keepsake lawn signs today

'It is still important to celebrate the culmination of years of hard work and the accomplishments of these graduates,' says Catholic board director
Precautions have kept virus out of local group homes, but it's been hard on clients

Precautions have kept virus out of local group homes, but it's been hard on clients

Visits have been suspended since March; 'There are some individuals who do not understand why they can’t see their loved ones ... and that’s been tough,' CEO says
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Good morning, Orillia!

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<b>VIDEO:</b> Massive crowd marches for Justice For Black Lives in Barrie

VIDEO: Massive crowd marches for Justice For Black Lives in Barrie

'The best part about this crowd is the diversity. It isn’t just the Black community that is fed up any more,' said organizer of protest that drew more than 1,000 people
Councillor hopes signs curb dangerous driving in Oro-Medonte

Councillor hopes signs curb dangerous driving in Oro-Medonte

Coun. Shawn Scott placing 'Please slow down' signs in areas where speeding and aggressive driving are prevalent
Orillia Fall Fair cancelled

Orillia Fall Fair cancelled

September event called off for first time in almost a century; 'It’s definitely a hard day and a decision that was not made lightly,' official says
Rumours of 300 positive COVID-19 tests in Orillia untrue: Official

Rumours of 300 positive COVID-19 tests in Orillia untrue: Official

A rumour posted on social media suggested there were hundreds of people tested in Orillia who were positive for COVID-19 but lived out of area; It's false, says top doc
Don't let your guard down, region's top doc warns

Don't let your guard down, region's top doc warns

'The virus is still circulating. It’s still there, like seeds waiting to germinate,' warned Dr. Charles Gardner
Impaired charges levied in wake of serious Highway 11 crash

Impaired charges levied in wake of serious Highway 11 crash

Woman, 27, was charged by Orillia OPP, which fielded several 911 calls about incident in which car struck guard rail and ended up on its side, in ditch
Oro-Medonte woman faces drug-trafficking charges

Oro-Medonte woman faces drug-trafficking charges

During traffic enforcement on Highway 12, Orillia OPP found a quantity of crystal meth and drug trafficking items upon inspection of the vehicle