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YMCA opening child-care centre for region's essential front-line workers

YMCA opening child-care centre for region's essential front-line workers

'Providing safe and accessible child care options to our front-line professionals ... is a key step in helping to alleviate staffing shortages and maintain critical community services,' says county official
Orillia woman facing various drug charges after south-end bust

Orillia woman facing various drug charges after south-end bust

Two people were arrested on West Street South; Orillia OPP seized cocaine, crack cocaine, cash and items consistent with drug trafficking
Sale of bracelets benefit OSMH, 'the heart of the community'

Sale of bracelets benefit OSMH, 'the heart of the community'

'It’s really nice to see the community coming together to not only support our front-line workers' but aid OSMH, says Foundation official
Virtual sMiles for Amanda run will aid Building Hope

Virtual sMiles for Amanda run will aid Building Hope

Anyone, anywhere can participate over a three-week period in May; 'I think it’s a win-win for both the person participating, the charity and also, importantly, to remember Amanda'
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

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Collingwood Blues shuffle deck, announce new coaches/manager

Collingwood Blues shuffle deck, announce new coaches/manager

Orillia's Nick Ricca has been re-signed as an assistant coach for the OJHL Jr. A team
Pandemic puts local gymnasts' competitive dreams on ice

Pandemic puts local gymnasts' competitive dreams on ice

'They are all upset but they have the mindset that next year they are going to work harder and come back stronger for next year's championship,' says coach
Scouting at Home program encourages kids to stay connected

Scouting at Home program encourages kids to stay connected

Check out these inspiring examples of community-focused efforts that could be done locally to help those in need
Third Barrie long-term care facility now in COVID-19 outbreak

Third Barrie long-term care facility now in COVID-19 outbreak

No resident cases have been reported in this new outbreak
Winds fan flames as dozens of firefighters battle blaze near Shanty Bay (5 photos)

Winds fan flames as dozens of firefighters battle blaze near Shanty Bay (5 photos)

'On arrival, we had heavy black smoke with the winds pushing the fire across the road,' said fire official