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Premier Ford drops into region, calls Mulroney 'absolute champion' <b>(6 photos)</b>

Premier Ford drops into region, calls Mulroney 'absolute champion' (6 photos)

Premier Ford says Mulroney was instrumental in government's decision to approve 400-404 link; Ford chatted with guests and volunteers at Bradford festival
Severe thunderstorm warning issued for region

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for region

Storm capable of producing nickel-size hail
Past and present collide at Downtown Orillia Classic Car Show (9 photos)

Past and present collide at Downtown Orillia Classic Car Show (9 photos)

More than 400 vehicles on display; show runs until 5 p.m. today
Resident upset over 'unnecessary' removal of butterfly habitat

Resident upset over 'unnecessary' removal of butterfly habitat

Weeks after being named 'Bee City', city garden stripped of vital plant for monarch butterflies; 'Ridiculous' move was 'so unnecessary,' says resident
Roots of Guardian Angels Church date back to 1870s log structure

Roots of Guardian Angels Church date back to 1870s log structure

New church, built of limestone from Longford, was completed in 1911; the majestic spire was not added until 1926
Senior struck and killed by vehicle near Blue Mountain

Senior struck and killed by vehicle near Blue Mountain

Alcohol is not considered a factor in this investigation
Look who has earned Skater of the Month honours!

Look who has earned Skater of the Month honours!

Registration for the fall/winter session at Orillia Figure Skating Club is set to begin this month
Cycling trek from Orillia to Carden will raise funds for TheBluMoose

Cycling trek from Orillia to Carden will raise funds for TheBluMoose

Event held in memory of Danya Leemhuis, who loved the Carden Alvar and 'watching all the birds and wildlife through his binoculars'
Orillia District Soccer Club wraps up successful summer

Orillia District Soccer Club wraps up successful summer

With upwards of 450 players registered, it was a good year for soccer locally
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

Mainly cloudy with a good chance of showers today