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Police seize cocaine, Canadian currency during Gravenhurst drug bust

Police seize cocaine, Canadian currency during Gravenhurst drug bust

Two people from Gravenhurst are facing multiple charges as a result of bust
Gateway Casino Innisfil set to reopen Friday

Gateway Casino Innisfil set to reopen Friday

Innisfil's casino will be one of the first to reopen in the province
Orillia resident among five new COVID cases in region Wednesday

Orillia resident among five new COVID cases in region Wednesday

The Orillia 'community acquired' case involves a person between 18 and 34 years of age, says health unit in its daily report
Community mourns well-known tow truck driver, 'good guy'

Community mourns well-known tow truck driver, 'good guy'

Wayne Whitechurch died doing what he loved while responding to an emergency call; 'He cared for me and my kids; he was such a good man,' says widow
'Mason Power Poles' will help make treatment for local kids less scary

'Mason Power Poles' will help make treatment for local kids less scary

'The nurses are excited to use them and the kids will love them. It helps us take better care of our kids and families,' says OSMH official
This week in OrilliaMatters+: Put your feet up and relax with a summer staycation valued at $400!

This week in OrilliaMatters+: Put your feet up and relax with a summer staycation valued at $400!

Plus, do you know an aspiring journalist? Village Media has launched a scholarship program to support journalism students
Horseshoe Valley mountain biker gearing up for Tokyo Olympics

Horseshoe Valley mountain biker gearing up for Tokyo Olympics

'I’m excited for this opportunity. I’m nervous, but I think I’m ready for it,' said Peter Disera who is in Tokyo preparing to take on world's best athletes
Summer Reading Club returns to Orillia Public Library

Summer Reading Club returns to Orillia Public Library

Attention kids! This week the 'instant prize' is a jumbo freezie, and the larger prize is a $25 Sweet Time Bake Shoppe gift card
Oro Station gets green light to race ahead with motor circuit

Oro Station gets green light to race ahead with motor circuit

Facility will 'provide a home for new automotive technology to be created, tested, and refined through motorsport research and development,' official says
ONTARIO: Fully vaccinated people won't need COVID tests to enter long-term care homes

ONTARIO: Fully vaccinated people won't need COVID tests to enter long-term care homes

Change takes effect on Friday