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County seeks 'bypass' order from ministry to OK waste facility

County seeks 'bypass' order from ministry to OK waste facility

'If we look at David and Goliath as an analogy, they’re taking away our slingshot and our rock,' says one of the opponents of the Horseshoe Valley Road project
Jason McCoy hopes to harness 'power of music' to fight COVID-19

Jason McCoy hopes to harness 'power of music' to fight COVID-19

Proceeds from We Are One going toward the Red Cross COVID-19 relief efforts; Pandemic, while keeping us apart, 'actually bringing us closer together'
LIVE: PM announces 30-day extension of U.S.-Canada border measures

LIVE: PM announces 30-day extension of U.S.-Canada border measures

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces extension of border measures, $306 million for Indigenous businesses
Province's daily total drops from yesterday, overall case total now exceeds 10,000

Province's daily total drops from yesterday, overall case total now exceeds 10,000

There were 79 fewer cases reported today than yesterday
Downtown Orillia was a golden age of neon in the 1960s

Downtown Orillia was a golden age of neon in the 1960s

Many of these memorable neon signs were made in Orillia by Annis Way Signs; He had a downtown sign shop on Peter Street
'Reckless, selfish' seasonal residents strongly urged to stay away

'Reckless, selfish' seasonal residents strongly urged to stay away

'The people who may cause an increase in sickness and death should be restricted, not those of us being responsible,' frustrated resident says
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Local Zehrs stores raised over $1,500 for Epilepsy Simcoe County

Local Zehrs stores raised over $1,500 for Epilepsy Simcoe County

Despite COVID-19 pandemic, funds raised to support education, advocacy, and support programs for those living with epilepsy in the region
Curve is flattening, but a surge could still happen: top doc

Curve is flattening, but a surge could still happen: top doc

'It’s only prudent and wise for us to make sure we’re ready if we do get more of a surge,' says official, noting more nurses are being hired for contact tracing
Mayor pleads with vulnerable seniors to heed precautions

Mayor pleads with vulnerable seniors to heed precautions

'We must all work together to protect the health and well being of those must vulnerable,' says mayor in video message to community