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Three new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Simcoe County today

Three new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Simcoe County today

There are no new cases in Orillia or surrounding townships
New county waste contract trashed by local politicians

New county waste contract trashed by local politicians

Initial estimates from the County of Simcoe indicate the new contract will cost taxpayers nearly double the previous contract
Father of teen who drowned at Wasaga 'completely heartbroken'

Father of teen who drowned at Wasaga 'completely heartbroken'

'He had a heart of gold, a really good kid,' father says of Jaiden Milnes
City cracking down on out-of-town visitors to beaches, boat launches

City cracking down on out-of-town visitors to beaches, boat launches

Visitors will have to pay $50 to park and $50 to launch boats; 'The big issue, at the end of day, is enforcement,' says councillor
Tudhope Park is about more than daily fitness regime for folk festival organizer

Tudhope Park is about more than daily fitness regime for folk festival organizer

'The sense of community around the festival is quite astounding,' says Pam Carter whose daily 8-km trek always includes Tudhope Park, the folk fest's home
Severn Township man facing impaired charges

Severn Township man facing impaired charges

Two concerned residents called OPP about incident; During an impaired driving investigation, drugs were observed in the vehicle, police say
Province reporting 153 new COVID cases today, four more deaths

Province reporting 153 new COVID cases today, four more deaths

A little over 15 per cent of all cases — or 5,488 — are residents of long-term care homes
Youth Centre helps local youth stay connected, celebrate milestones

Youth Centre helps local youth stay connected, celebrate milestones

'They’re always there for him, if he needs someone to talk to, without judgment,' says grateful parent of Orillia's Youth Centre
CFUW marks impressive milestone with new history booklet

CFUW marks impressive milestone with new history booklet

Despite challenges presented by COVID-19, CFUW will still present $15,000 in scholarships this year to deserving local female students
Barrie teen drowns at Wasaga Beach

Barrie teen drowns at Wasaga Beach

Police say he was found in the water with vital signs absent