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Vaccines 'vital' to health and well-being of us all: Health unit

Vaccines 'vital' to health and well-being of us all: Health unit

Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, Ontario Medical Association teaming up to underscore the importance of being immunized
Ugly Sweater Bowling Party a 'pretty' big deal for food bank

Ugly Sweater Bowling Party a 'pretty' big deal for food bank

Sixth annual event will be held Dec. 13 at Orillia Bowl; The ugliest of sweaters could win participants a pretty prize
Horseshoe Resort opens to skiers today — earliest in history

Horseshoe Resort opens to skiers today — earliest in history

Mount St. Louis will also make history as it plans to open Friday with nine slopes and a healthy 30-50-centimetre base
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

Starting out sunny but increasing clouds in the afternoon.
Winter has arrived. It's time to heed the conditions, say OPP

Winter has arrived. It's time to heed the conditions, say OPP

Allow yourself extra driving time and remember your winter driving skills to reach to your destination safely and to avoid a winter travelling tragedy
<b>WEEKLY TIP:</b> Heed rules before tossing items in the blue box

WEEKLY TIP: Heed rules before tossing items in the blue box

Efforts could be for naught if you don't pay close attention to the rules of recycling
Merry Christmas! Free parking in downtown lots begins Friday

Merry Christmas! Free parking in downtown lots begins Friday

The exception is on Black Friday, when both on-street metered parking and municipal parking lots are free
OPP ordered brief hold and secure at Severn Shores School

OPP ordered brief hold and secure at Severn Shores School

OPP said extra precautions needed because of serious call in close proximity to the school
Orillia's contribution to Simcoe County rising by 12.7% in 2020

Orillia's contribution to Simcoe County rising by 12.7% in 2020

Major budget line item addresses plans for former ODCVI property, where a 100-unit affordable housing build may be part of plans for the site
Jason's No Frills 'gives a little to help a lot' at OSMH pediatric unit

Jason's No Frills 'gives a little to help a lot' at OSMH pediatric unit

'As a member of the community, it is nice to be able to offer something like this to benefit our hospital, especially in support of the pediatric program,' says Jason King