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It was a great day for hike at Bass Lake Provincial Park

It was a great day for hike at Bass Lake Provincial Park

Local members of Ganaraska Hiking Club enjoyed outing to Oro-Medonte Township campground
<b>WEEKLY TIP:</b> It's time to trash the myths around recycling

WEEKLY TIP: It's time to trash the myths around recycling

Our focus really needs to shift to using and buying less and then to re-use and refill systems wherever possible, says Sustainable Orillia
Accused murderer's cell phone dials up evidence, jury hears

Accused murderer's cell phone dials up evidence, jury hears

Martin Forget and Brian Quesnel are charged with first-degree murder in the death of Orillia's Joseph Simonds
Elvis Tribute Artists coming to Collingwood for new event

Elvis Tribute Artists coming to Collingwood for new event

Without a guarantee of a summer Elvis Festival, an Elvis weekend is being planned for May; 'We wanted to ensure that the legacy of Elvis Presley continues to be well represented'
Mayor proclaims Saturday as Coldest Night of the Year in Orillia

Mayor proclaims Saturday as Coldest Night of the Year in Orillia

Official flag-raising ceremony held today for Saturday's annual walk to raise money for and awareness about homelessness
Car plunges into icy water of Lake Simcoe

Car plunges into icy water of Lake Simcoe

Driver and passenger escaped without injury after parking on the ice to go ice fishing
Name of deceased snowmobiler released by OPP

Name of deceased snowmobiler released by OPP

Two snowmobilers went into the water on Lake Simcoe on Feb. 16; One of the men was rescued by local firefighters
Police identify suspects in local robbery, assault investigation

Police identify suspects in local robbery, assault investigation

Dustin Leblond, 27, and Darcen Power, both of Orillia, have been charged in relation to Feb. 12 armed robbery of Circle K
Two teens charged in fatal crash that killed Barrie girl

Two teens charged in fatal crash that killed Barrie girl

Two males have been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death following deadly rollover on Georgian Drive last month
We must 'chart our own path' to solve labour issues, says city official

We must 'chart our own path' to solve labour issues, says city official

City of Orillia, chamber of commerce, MPP hear from local employers struggling with staff retention, turnover; 'There is no magic bullet'