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A refugee's lament: 'In five more minutes, I would have died'

A refugee's lament: 'In five more minutes, I would have died'

'People died everyday. There was so much noise at night, and the bombs and guns shook the ground,' says Syrian refugee who has found a haven in Simcoe County
<b>ONTARIO:</b> New cabinet announced with Jones as health minister

ONTARIO: New cabinet announced with Jones as health minister

Doug Ford's nephew Michael Ford, was named minister of citizenship and multiculturalism
County receives grants to support seniors

County receives grants to support seniors

Funding will go toward purchase of interactive motion systems
New restaurant takes off at Lake Simcoe Regional Airport

New restaurant takes off at Lake Simcoe Regional Airport

Off Eleven Pizza + Eats opened June 3 at Oro-Medonte airport
Early morning complaint prompts impaired charges

Early morning complaint prompts impaired charges

Orillia man charged after traffic stop on West Street
Lockdowns at superjail prompt small-scale hunger strike

Lockdowns at superjail prompt small-scale hunger strike

'We’ve had numerous lockdowns. I can’t count the amount of lockdowns in the last six months,' said union official
Orillia man accused of assaulting OPP officer

Orillia man accused of assaulting OPP officer

Police say one officer was injured and had to attend hospital for treatment
County offers grants for affordable secondary suites

County offers grants for affordable secondary suites

Program provides almost $1M in forgivable loans every year
Local swimmers shine at pair of provincial competitions

Local swimmers shine at pair of provincial competitions

'All of them raced hard and focused on following their race plans. We are both very proud of their efforts,' said Channel Cats coach
Homemade explosives set off at Upper Canada Mall

Homemade explosives set off at Upper Canada Mall

The device was placed in a planter box in the food court and many shoppers said the explosion sounded like gunshots