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'Dream come true': Local curler to represent Ontario at Scotties

'Dream come true': Local curler to represent Ontario at Scotties

'There’s something extra special about getting to the Scotties. It still feels surreal,’ says curler Cassandra de Groot
'Emotional:' Terriers skate toward truth and reconciliation (VIDEO)

'Emotional:' Terriers skate toward truth and reconciliation (VIDEO)

'I myself am First Nation. That's why it's pretty cool for me to wear this jersey' said 11-year-old Orillia Terriers' forward who participated in Orange Jersey Project
'Big passion' for hockey takes former OHLer from Texas to The Rock

'Big passion' for hockey takes former OHLer from Texas to The Rock

'The places that the game of hockey takes you, it’s incredible,' says Matt Brassard, who's now playing for ECHL's Newfoundland Growlers
Orillia teams to mark Orange Jersey Project Wednesday night

Orillia teams to mark Orange Jersey Project Wednesday night

Citizens urged to wear orange and pack Rotary Place for two hockey games, drumming, addresses from local leaders and educational activities
Local curling legend Glenn Howard, son Scott heading to the Brier

Local curling legend Glenn Howard, son Scott heading to the Brier

'Every time I lace them up — and I don't care who we're playing against — I always think we can win. I plan on winning,' Howard says
Coldwater curling club brushes up on accessibility thanks to grant

Coldwater curling club brushes up on accessibility thanks to grant

'Without this grant, there would be an impact on membership fees, and we wouldn't be as community-friendly,' says club president
Former local star headed to South Carolina to chase baseball dream

Former local star headed to South Carolina to chase baseball dream

'I'm still chasing my dream of going pro... and I've been putting in the work,' says Patrick Fogarty Catholic Secondary School graduate
'A great place': New ball hockey facility coming to Warminster

'A great place': New ball hockey facility coming to Warminster

'It's going to be bigger than Orillia, Warminster and Barrie. It's going to connect with people all over,' says club owner and ball hockey enthusiast
Channel Cats clock swim to top times at Elaine Thompson Memorial Meet

Channel Cats clock swim to top times at Elaine Thompson Memorial Meet

'This meet was a huge undertaking,' said coach of event that brought about 240 swimmers to Orillia Recreation Centre on the weekend
Orillia to become 'hockey town' in April as host for OHF championship

Orillia to become 'hockey town' in April as host for OHF championship

'At this age level, it's the best hockey you will see,' says organizer of April 19-21 event that will be hosted at twin ice pads of Rotary Place