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'Erratic driving' leads to numerous charges

'Erratic driving' leads to numerous charges

In spite of the driver's efforts to avoid the officers detection, the vehicle was located and the driver charged
Champlain Monument is 'only a statue conceived in memory of an era'

Champlain Monument is 'only a statue conceived in memory of an era'

Letter writer wonders why we must judge the past based on today's way of thinking
Traffic stop results in impaired driving charge

Traffic stop results in impaired driving charge

The accused received an immediate 90-day driver's licence suspension and further had his vehicle towed and impounded
Community mourns baseball star, singer, gentleman

Community mourns baseball star, singer, gentleman

'It's a big loss for the sporting community in Orillia,' teammate says about death of Doug 'Tex' Howard
Want to learn how to use technology to pursue citizen science?

Want to learn how to use technology to pursue citizen science?

Orillia Naturalists' Club will meet Wednesday to discuss advances in citizen science
Village Media helps Ottawa get its news

Village Media helps Ottawa get its news

Today is the official launch day for OttawaMatters.com, a fresh, easy-to-use resource to keep residents in the capital region connected with their community
Volunteer spirit impresses lieutenant governor

Volunteer spirit impresses lieutenant governor

Elizabeth Dowdeswell makes first official visit to Orillia during Ontario Winter Games
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

Mainly sunny skies and temperatures rising to zero are expected today
Lt. Gov. hands out gold medals to curlers

Lt. Gov. hands out gold medals to curlers

Elizabeth Dowdeswell on hand for ceremony in Orillia
Volunteers take 'room service' to new level

Volunteers take 'room service' to new level

Hotels, restaurants team up to accommodate athletes