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<b>LETTER:</b> Lecce's 'lackluster response' a lesson in poor planning

LETTER: Lecce's 'lackluster response' a lesson in poor planning

Planning and a 'proactive response has been missing during a time of emergency, replaced by a reactive, posturing, and politically motivated administration,' says NDP
City urges residents to get outside, stay active this winter

City urges residents to get outside, stay active this winter

While outdoor recreation amenities have no capacity limits at this time, face coverings must be worn when distancing cannot be maintained
Sledders urged to use common sense on local snowmobile trails

Sledders urged to use common sense on local snowmobile trails

It's 'important for every snowmobiler to take our common sense message to heart this winter as we welcome so many new riders to our trails,' official says
558 patients in Ontario ICUs with COVID, testing captures 10,732 new cases

558 patients in Ontario ICUs with COVID, testing captures 10,732 new cases

Ontario hospitals are caring for 3,957 COVID-positive patients
Orchard Point Inn featured bowling alleys, dance hall and much more

Orchard Point Inn featured bowling alleys, dance hall and much more

According to a 1912 newspaper account, one of the first attempts at water skiing in the area occurred during the popular annual regatta at The Narrows
Local woman with rare disease to share journey with CFUW

Local woman with rare disease to share journey with CFUW

Sheila Marner was diagnosed with Amyloidosis in February 2018, and has undergone multiple treatments in the last four years
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

Here's a look at the current local weather and gas prices
Local Lifelabs employees protest over wages, staff shortages

Local Lifelabs employees protest over wages, staff shortages

'LifeLabs, their employer, has decided to give a pandemic premium lump sum to every single worker at LifeLabs across the province except the group here,' said local official
Sending your child back to school Monday? Here's what to expect

Sending your child back to school Monday? Here's what to expect

School boards provide more information on screening, staffing levels and transportation
Local MP worried health agency's use of cellphone data infringes on privacy rights

Local MP worried health agency's use of cellphone data infringes on privacy rights

'There’s been a pattern of overreach on the part of governments,' says Brassard, who is also the ethics critic