Skip to content

Local News

It's photo time with Santa at Orillia Square

It's photo time with Santa at Orillia Square

Photos, stories and more happening up until Christmas
Police looking for 'suspicious person' in Orillia

Police looking for 'suspicious person' in Orillia

Suspect seen peering into skylight on Mississaga Street East building
Christmas Glow takes merry and bright to festive new heights

Christmas Glow takes merry and bright to festive new heights

'Everything is magical' says official of smile-inducing displays
Snowmobile trails are not yet open: OPP

Snowmobile trails are not yet open: OPP

Sledding on closed trails may cause damage to property or cause landowners to revoke consent closing trails for everyone
Local treasure hunter unearths 'priceless' piece of Orillia's history

Local treasure hunter unearths 'priceless' piece of Orillia's history

'It's definitely the find of a lifetime,' says local history buff who discovered brass spike
Wondering what road projects are on the horizon in Orillia?

Wondering what road projects are on the horizon in Orillia?

About $17-million in road and infrastructure work planned for 2019
Council gets an update on progress of $54.5-M recreation centre

Council gets an update on progress of $54.5-M recreation centre

'It's going to be the jewel of Orillia,' says newly-minted councillor
Driver critically injured in serious Severn collision

Driver critically injured in serious Severn collision

Police say pickup truck towing a trailer eastbound on Division Road struck a vehicle; Driver had to be extricated from vehicle
City council sets its priorities for new term

City council sets its priorities for new term

Waterfront development and improved infrastructure top the priority list
Health Canada issues warning about cosmetic 'plasma pens'

Health Canada issues warning about cosmetic 'plasma pens'

Orillia expert says devices can likely be found in this area