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Communication with development industry 'critical': LSRCA

Communication with development industry 'critical': LSRCA

'New home construction can coexist with environmental protection,' stresses official
Housing and homelessness on Orillia council agenda Monday

Housing and homelessness on Orillia council agenda Monday

Council will also discuss recommendation to scrap current plans for new Dr. Seymour Conservatory greenhouse at Couchiching Beach Park
Mental health advocates weigh in on perils of assisted death

Mental health advocates weigh in on perils of assisted death

'Hope is everything. If you don’t have hope that you can get better ... then of course (MAID) starts to look like a viable option,' says veteran
<b>COLUMN:</b> Resilient, majestic elm trees deserve respect

COLUMN: Resilient, majestic elm trees deserve respect

Due to disease, elms aren't as abundant as they once were, but they can still be found in this area, columnist explains
Terriers can't recover from slow start in loss to Golden Hawks

Terriers can't recover from slow start in loss to Golden Hawks

'It’s in the past now ... it doesn’t define a whole season,' says Terrier netminder who was pulled after allowing three goals on the first four shots of the game
<b>LETTER:</b> Push to return Champlain Monument 'mind boggling'

LETTER: Push to return Champlain Monument 'mind boggling'

'When did a statue become more important than your neighbour’s daily lived experiences?' asks letter writer
Accumulating snow will make driving slippery for the day

Accumulating snow will make driving slippery for the day

Motorists should expect hazardous winter driving conditions and adjust travel plans accordingly.
Local Indigenous woman paying it forward in Guatemala

Local Indigenous woman paying it forward in Guatemala

'I personally love my culture, and the further I travel in Central America, the more I realize our cultures and practices are exactly the same,' Trista Madsen says
Good morning, Orillia!

Good morning, Orillia!

Here's a look at the current local weather and gas prices
Armed and dangerous man on the run, may be in North Bay: OPP

Armed and dangerous man on the run, may be in North Bay: OPP

'He is wanted for multiple criminal offences involving the discharging of a firearm' in Rama; Police say his partner was arrested in North Bay