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Brechin man received $500K early Christmas present

Brechin man received $500K early Christmas present

Gary Millward won big in the Dec. 14 Lotto Max draw
Read all about it: Independent bookstores booming again

Read all about it: Independent bookstores booming again

Orillia's Manticore Books among small shops thriving in increasingly digital world
Firefighters jump highway guardrail, slide down hill to avoid being hit

Firefighters jump highway guardrail, slide down hill to avoid being hit

'It was an extremely close call and luckily they’ll be OK with one of them having a sprained ankle and maybe missing a shift'
The boy and the gallows: Part 3 <b>(4 photos)</b>

The boy and the gallows: Part 3 (4 photos)

In the end, outraged community ensured justice was done as peculiar youth was found guilty in murder of old man
Roots North Music Festival lands Juno winner as its headliner

Roots North Music Festival lands Juno winner as its headliner

Ron Sexsmith will perform at popular Orillia event in April
Ice-fishing season comes early on Lake Couchiching

Ice-fishing season comes early on Lake Couchiching

Adequate ice in areas of Lake Couchiching; Lake Simcoe 'a whole different animal'
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

Rain ending in the morning then cloudy with a high of 7C but dropping overnight
It's been a busy stretch for RIDE program in Midland area

It's been a busy stretch for RIDE program in Midland area

Since the Festive RIDE program began in early December, over 2,300 drivers have been checked for signs of impairment in Midland
It might be time to bust some ice in Midland area

It might be time to bust some ice in Midland area

Icebreaker may be in Midland and area on or after Friday to assist commercial shipping
Kids warming up to library's winter activities <b>(4 photos)</b>

Kids warming up to library's winter activities (4 photos)

There's plenty to do this season at the Orillia Public Library