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Community shows love for residents, staff at Leacock Care Centre (7 photos)

Community shows love for residents, staff at Leacock Care Centre (7 photos)

'It has just been so heartwarming. It honestly makes all the difference in the world,' says Leacock staffer of twice-daily events happening this week
Give the planet a break to mark Earth Day's golden anniversary

Give the planet a break to mark Earth Day's golden anniversary

'It's an appreciation for nature in terms of what it offers us as stress relief and the air we breathe,' says Wye Marsh official
Severn mayor offers thanks to front-line workers, volunteers

Severn mayor offers thanks to front-line workers, volunteers

Township adapts building services to support essential construction; non-essential construction projects are on hold
Outbreaks declared at two Barrie long-term care homes

Outbreaks declared at two Barrie long-term care homes

Seventh resident at Bradford Valley Care Community dies; Testing ramping up at impacted facilities, says Dr. Gardner
Orillia company helping seniors across province get essentials during pandemic

Orillia company helping seniors across province get essentials during pandemic

'Not everybody has the means or ready access to a social network that can help them remain in their homes,' says company official
Suspect charged with second degree murder in Kawartha Lakes homicide investigation

Suspect charged with second degree murder in Kawartha Lakes homicide investigation

Richard Brachman charged in the death of 73-year-old Kawartha Lakes man
'Always a fighter,' Hawerchuk hopes to be back behind the Colts bench in the fall

'Always a fighter,' Hawerchuk hopes to be back behind the Colts bench in the fall

'There's some tough days, but you know what? You wake up and when you see that sun come up over the rise, it's a privilege'
Council rejects Midland's call for federal property tax relief

Council rejects Midland's call for federal property tax relief

'I think it sounds great in principle but I think it’s totally unrealistic,' says Hehn of idea that feds waive property taxes for residential and commercial properties
Recoveries over 50 per cent now as province announces 510 new COVID-19 cases this morning

Recoveries over 50 per cent now as province announces 510 new COVID-19 cases this morning

Outbreaks at long-term care homes continue to increase, and there are now 659 deaths in Ontario attributed to the coronavirus
Ontario Northland announces reduction of services across the province

Ontario Northland announces reduction of services across the province

Low passenger demand to blame