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'Great cause': Oldtimers hit ice to aid local Big Brothers Big Sisters

'Great cause': Oldtimers hit ice to aid local Big Brothers Big Sisters

'I think it's important to support the youth in the area. I think growing up is challenging for a lot of people,' says local hockey player happy to support the cause
Muskoka Bears claw their way into Provincial Junior Hockey League

Muskoka Bears claw their way into Provincial Junior Hockey League

New Jr. C team will take to the ice in September and play in the same division as the Orillia Terriers
Channel Cats to host memorial swim meet honouring longtime coach

Channel Cats to host memorial swim meet honouring longtime coach

Elaine Thompson Memorial Meet will be held at Orillia Recreation Centre this weekend in honour of Cats head coach who passed away in 2020
Orillia Lakers wrap up undefeated season, clinch top playoff seed

Orillia Lakers wrap up undefeated season, clinch top playoff seed

Recent wins extend U15 boys team's streak to nine as they prepare for Hoop City playoffs
U10 Terriers go undefeated to win 400 Cup tournament crown

U10 Terriers go undefeated to win 400 Cup tournament crown

Local squad won all six games over three days, capping the stellar weekend with a hard-fought win over Caledon in gold-medal game
Colts sound off about Sadlon Arena's malfunctioning audio system

Colts sound off about Sadlon Arena's malfunctioning audio system

'Last night, the sound system was ugly,' says Barrie mayor, who was at Saturday's game with members of Brantford city council to tour arena
'A league of their own': PWHL providing role models for local girls

'A league of their own': PWHL providing role models for local girls

'They are an inspiration for us. I hope that one day I can play with them,' says seven-year-old Orillia Hawks hockey player
Orillia hosting 56 girls hockey teams this weekend for tournament

Orillia hosting 56 girls hockey teams this weekend for tournament

Orillia Girls Hockey Association House League Tournament taking place at arenas in Orillia, Rama, Gravenhurst
Tennis anyone? Local tennis club gearing up for busy season

Tennis anyone? Local tennis club gearing up for busy season

The Orillia Tennis Club has new programs, expended lessons, group and private lessons, plus weekly clinics; membership opens Feb. 1
Arena deal between Collingwood Blues, town on ice — for now

Arena deal between Collingwood Blues, town on ice — for now

'It puts me in a bit of a vulnerable position ...I’m committing to them for next year, and they haven’t committed back to me,' said team owner Dave Steele