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It's a 'hard day's night,' but local band hopes 'we can work it out'

It's a 'hard day's night,' but local band hopes 'we can work it out'

Even Steven pens pandemic song featuring 37 Beatles song titles; 'The reaction has been overwhelming,' says band's lead singer, Steve McEown
Number of living-wage employers in Simcoe County on the rise

Number of living-wage employers in Simcoe County on the rise

United Way says it wants to recognize and celebrate local employers who see the value in adopting a living wage to support their staff
Orillia woman wins almost $5,000 in Epilepsy Simcoe County raffle

Orillia woman wins almost $5,000 in Epilepsy Simcoe County raffle

'It was great to be able to be able to give someone such great news during COVID,' said official; Raffle is 'amazing way' to raise money, awareness
Gravenhurst senior facing multiple child pornography charges

Gravenhurst senior facing multiple child pornography charges

The 71-year-old man was arrested after an investigation by Muskoka Crime Unit, OPP Child Sexual Exploitation Unit and Bracebridge OPP
St. David's shares unexpected grant money with Sharing Place

St. David's shares unexpected grant money with Sharing Place

'We always seek ways to partner with others who share our love,' says church official, noting food bank's School Fuel program is now in 16 local schools
Orillia man, 27, arrested after 'serious assault'

Orillia man, 27, arrested after 'serious assault'

A victim was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries after the incident on Elgin Street
As winter approaches, OSMH CEO urges extra caution, vigilance

As winter approaches, OSMH CEO urges extra caution, vigilance

'We cannot relax on ... physical distancing, mask use and hand hygiene, in whatever form your winter activities take,' CEO says, urging people to get outside, be active
WATCH: Ontario government unveils pandemic-era budget

WATCH: Ontario government unveils pandemic-era budget

The province has said the budget will lay out the details of the next stage of its COVID-19 response
Coldwater Charity Bike Night raises funds for local Salvation Army

Coldwater Charity Bike Night raises funds for local Salvation Army

They also donated a mountain of toys to the Christmas drive which will 'put smiles on children's faces Christmas morning'