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Beware 'downright dangerous' vaccines online, doctor warns

Beware 'downright dangerous' vaccines online, doctor warns

'Unfortunately, there are people who try to scam us and make money out of this,' doctor says of COVID-19 vaccines being sold online
Local hospital reports sixth death amid ongoing COVID-19 outbreak

Local hospital reports sixth death amid ongoing COVID-19 outbreak

Midland hospital also reporting new inpatient and staff cases today
Lake effect snow and gusting wind will make driving hazardous tonight

Lake effect snow and gusting wind will make driving hazardous tonight

Local snowfall amounts of 8 to 12 cm and northwesterly wind gusts up to 60 km/h are expected overnight Monday
Nominees sought for virtual business achievement awards

Nominees sought for virtual business achievement awards

The awards are open to all businesses and organizations in Orillia, Oro-Medonte, Ramara and Severn Townships as well as Rama First Nation, the Chamber says
Knights Inn will be new Ontario Northland location in January

Knights Inn will be new Ontario Northland location in January

'The new location provides consistent hours and easy access for bus passengers and bus parcel express customers,' official says
Annual Power of the Purse event going virtual this year

Annual Power of the Purse event going virtual this year

Fundraiser for Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie will take place Jan. 30
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

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LETTER: Pandemic has worsened food insecurity: group

LETTER: Pandemic has worsened food insecurity: group

We envision a future where people can enjoy the foods they want without needing to rely on food charity, group says
More than a coffee cup: The hidden Indigenous messaging in McDonald’s seasonal cups

More than a coffee cup: The hidden Indigenous messaging in McDonald’s seasonal cups

The original design for this year’s seasonal cups embraced Indigenous stereotypes, until young spiritual elder and artist Philip Cote was brought to sweep those away and inject some real meaning into the concept
Local woman's experience saving butterfly inspires children's book (9 photos)

Local woman's experience saving butterfly inspires children's book (9 photos)

Krista Storey took in monarch butterfly ravaged by parasite and gave it a wing transplant; 'He really wanted to fly. He wanted to live,' she says