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Vaccine mandates are likely to win over legal challenges, law profs say

Vaccine mandates are likely to win over legal challenges, law profs say

In the absence of any other compelling evidence, courts will see vaccines as the best way to stop the pandemic, experts say at Lakehead forum
New Lakehead partnership will create internship opportunities for Indigenous students

New Lakehead partnership will create internship opportunities for Indigenous students

Program 'will create a next-generation internship program for Indigenous students that offers a compelling pathway to digital jobs,' official says
Three-day classic car rally starts its engines in Orillia <b>(7 photos)</b>

Three-day classic car rally starts its engines in Orillia (7 photos)

'Orillia makes a great start for getting onto some great roads right away without being stuck on the highway. (It's) about enjoying great driving roads,' says event organizer
CNCC policing costs could lead to tax spike in Penetanguishene

CNCC policing costs could lead to tax spike in Penetanguishene

Mayor growing frustrated with Solicitor General over superjail policing
Ontario reported 727 new COVID cases Friday

Ontario reported 727 new COVID cases Friday

The latest updates noted 814 recoveries and eight deaths that occurred over the last month
<b>FEEDBACK:</b> Here’s what you had to say about the news this week

FEEDBACK: Here’s what you had to say about the news this week

Readers weigh in on issues ranging from city council decisions to this week's federal election and various other matters
Weekly skate nights in Orillia provide 'safe and inviting place'

Weekly skate nights in Orillia provide 'safe and inviting place'

Business owner organizes ladies/girls/LGBTQ+ skate nights every Thursday; 'I like learning new things with my friends,' says nine-year-old girl
OSMH stepping up efforts to fill needs, hire more than 60 nurses

OSMH stepping up efforts to fill needs, hire more than 60 nurses

Hospital has ramped up recruitment efforts to meet need; 'We are experiencing quite a bit of growth here at Soldiers’ and with some of our programming'
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Vaccine passport system 'an absolute nightmare,' says Orillia gym owner

Vaccine passport system 'an absolute nightmare,' says Orillia gym owner

'After a few weeks it will become second nature. I think our clientele knows about it and knows how it works which should help us ease into it,' says local restaurant owner