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Raising the Roof to deliver affordable housing at Orillia post office building

Raising the Roof to deliver affordable housing at Orillia post office building

Second floor will be renovated, third floor created to provide 40 units; 'I honestly believe it’s the equivalent of us winning the lottery,' says councillor
Proposed community hub 'doesn't respect' character of neighbourhood: residents

Proposed community hub 'doesn't respect' character of neighbourhood: residents

'It doesn’t respect the current character of the neighbourhood never mind enhance it,' citizen says at virtual public meeting; Council will make decision June 28
It's now mandatory for long-term care homes to have COVID-19 vaccine policies

It's now mandatory for long-term care homes to have COVID-19 vaccine policies

Employees who are not vaccinated will be required to take part in an education program
Rainfall warning issued for Orillia region

Rainfall warning issued for Orillia region

50 mm of rainfall is possible
Local residents take the cake at Food Network Competition

Local residents take the cake at Food Network Competition

Three area women represented region in a bake-off challenge; 'I was super happy! We just won $10,000,' said elated participant
Area Grade 6 student wins $10K grant for Habitat for Humanity

Area Grade 6 student wins $10K grant for Habitat for Humanity

Student's poem, Finally A Home, netted a $10,000 grant to Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North
Ramara opens up registration for Summer Day camps

Ramara opens up registration for Summer Day camps

All camps will have health and safety guidelines and operation protocols in place
Stage 1 of reopening Ontario: Here’s what you need to know

Stage 1 of reopening Ontario: Here’s what you need to know

Outdoor gatherings, non-essential retail, overnight camping and more can once again be enjoyed, but in limited capacity
Three Orillia residents among 54 new COVID cases reported in region

Three Orillia residents among 54 new COVID cases reported in region

Today's report also includes one case in Ramara and there are 27 people from Simcoe County hospitalized due to COVID-19, officials say
Female pedestrian struck, killed on Highway 11

Female pedestrian struck, killed on Highway 11

The incident occurred Sunday night at about 10 p.m. in the northbound lanes of Highway 11 near Line 5