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Ontario reports 4,212 new COVID cases Wednesday

Ontario reports 4,212 new COVID cases Wednesday

The province has now administered more than four million doses of vaccinations against COVID-19
Province seeks ideas to strengthen municipal codes of conduct

Province seeks ideas to strengthen municipal codes of conduct

'It's critical that everyone knows there are accountability measures in place for members who violate municipal codes of conduct,' says Simcoe North MPP Jill Dunlop
Controlling COVID limited by vaccine supply, says local medical officer of health

Controlling COVID limited by vaccine supply, says local medical officer of health

'It’s a challenge at this time. We’ve had Moderna being delayed and reduced in half and now the AstraZeneca postponement,' says Gardner
National daycare program 'life changing for so many families'

National daycare program 'life changing for so many families'

'Sadly for me, I've needed help the last three years and now more than ever,' says mother of two who will be forced to stay at home due to daycare issues
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

Celebrate the little things
Help from federal government welcomed during Ontario's third wave, says Dr. Gardner

Help from federal government welcomed during Ontario's third wave, says Dr. Gardner

Barrie MPs criticize Trudeau government for arriving 'on their white horse' when it was the Liberal government that put Ontario 'behind the 8-ball'
Lions Oval students use art, activities to embrace Earth Day (9 photos)

Lions Oval students use art, activities to embrace Earth Day (9 photos)

'Hug trees - they are important because they give us air,' said one student; Sustainable Orillia urges citizens to heed example of young students
TIP OF THE WEEK: Avoiding bird strikes on your windows

TIP OF THE WEEK: Avoiding bird strikes on your windows

If you hear that awful telltale thump against your living room window, there are a few things you should know, say experts
It's time to nominate an OSMH nurse for Nightingale Award

It's time to nominate an OSMH nurse for Nightingale Award

Do you know a nurse at OSMH who has gone above and beyond and made a difference in the lives of others? Nominations are due by April 28
Scientists endorse outdoor gatherings, but Gardner warns they're hard to manage

Scientists endorse outdoor gatherings, but Gardner warns they're hard to manage

'The question of how exactly you manage outdoor exposure at this time is up for debate,' said Simcoe Muskoka medical officer of health