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Beware: Oro-Medonte council paving the way for speed cameras

Beware: Oro-Medonte council paving the way for speed cameras

As first step, township official's report outlines criteria required to establish community safety zones throughout the municipality
Orillia Lady Kings sizzle amid heat, winning seven of eight games

Orillia Lady Kings sizzle amid heat, winning seven of eight games

The U11, U15, and U19 teams all had strong performances against provincial rivals at event in Oshawa
Orillia resident accused of driving impaired with child in vehicle

Orillia resident accused of driving impaired with child in vehicle

Ontario Provincial Police say Orillia man's vehicle ended up in a ditch in the Port Severn area, prompting 'numerous calls' from witnesses
Lakehead gets $190K to offer micro-credentials for in-demand jobs

Lakehead gets $190K to offer micro-credentials for in-demand jobs

'Micro-credentials reflect current and local labour market needs and immediately prepare students for industry-relevant opportunities in their region,' says Jill Dunlop
Families worry about special ed classroom closures, program reviews

Families worry about special ed classroom closures, program reviews

'You can't put all of these kids in a mainstream class without additional supports and expect it to go well,' laments frustrated parent
Local officials pull plug on safe consumption site application

Local officials pull plug on safe consumption site application

CMHA's Dr. Valerie Grdisa says it was a 'very difficult decision' to make, but they could not continue to pay rent on location while awaiting province's decision
Visitors from Ohio dodge rain, learn about lawn bowling at Orillia club

Visitors from Ohio dodge rain, learn about lawn bowling at Orillia club

Group enjoyed a picnic lunch in the clubhouse and then spent the afternoon on the bowling green
'Big impact': Construction of boat launch hits snags; opening delayed

'Big impact': Construction of boat launch hits snags; opening delayed

'The contractor is working as fast and as safely as they can to get this done ... we're doing whatever we can to get it right,' says mayor of waterfront project
Orillia swimmer enjoys golden moment at U.S. championships

Orillia swimmer enjoys golden moment at U.S. championships

'In all my races I finished very well, some of the best splitting I’ve done in years,' said Dave Town, who won a gold, two silver and a bronze at Indiana event
Heads up: Orillia OPP to conduct training exercise at Georgian College

Heads up: Orillia OPP to conduct training exercise at Georgian College

Exercise will focus on prevention of school violence; OPP warn people 'may observe police officers carrying firearms and acting in a tactical manner'