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'Still in disbelief': Local woman wins 'life-changing' $250K

'Still in disbelief': Local woman wins 'life-changing' $250K

'I always said I was going to win one day, and it happened,' says Amber Kooiman
Local man, 34, facing child-pornography charges

Local man, 34, facing child-pornography charges

Police say accused used social-media platforms such as Snapchat to access and share images of child pornography
OSMH unveils campaign for new hospital to address 'urgent' need

OSMH unveils campaign for new hospital to address 'urgent' need

'We need the government to acknowledge that growth, the care that is required, and to make this project a priority,' says OSMH's Carmine Stumpo
Councillor wants to see garbage cans at busy city bus stops

Councillor wants to see garbage cans at busy city bus stops

'It's a very small thing, but I think it would have some big impacts,' said Coun. Jay Fallis of his pitch to have garbage cans at city's busiest bus stops
Police looking for mother, daughter accused of animal neglect

Police looking for mother, daughter accused of animal neglect

Police rescued three dogs, one of which required emergency surgery to remove a 'foreign body' from its stomach, but suspects are travelling with other animals
David Suzuki seeks locals to become a 'powerful force for good'

David Suzuki seeks locals to become a 'powerful force for good'

Project aims to boost wild bee and butterfly populations in neighbourhoods in Orillia and across the country
Health unit to offer immunization clinics in local schools

Health unit to offer immunization clinics in local schools

The clinics will be providing required vaccination to students in secondary schools in February and March; COVID-19 and flu vaccines will not be offered
'Peaceful solitude': Skating trail opens at county museum

'Peaceful solitude': Skating trail opens at county museum

The trail, which does not utilize any freezing or cooling systems, spans across more than one kilometre through the Simcoe County Museum grounds
Council cancels 'landmark' greenhouse project, opts for redesign

Council cancels 'landmark' greenhouse project, opts for redesign

'I think it's unfortunate that we are losing that landmark portion of the building ... it's also important that we acknowledge the economic reality that we're in,' says councillor
<b>LETTER:</b> Why do we fear something as natural as death?

LETTER: Why do we fear something as natural as death?

'Forcing me to abide by your cultural narratives and beliefs is oppression,' says Tyler Dunlop, who hopes MAID legislation is approved for his situation