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County doles out $470,000 to help local tourism initiatives

County doles out $470,000 to help local tourism initiatives

The grants will help 'grow local talent, entrepreneurs and organizations committed to expanding regional tourism and enhancing our local communities'
Midland Legion supports GBGH ICU with $5,200 donation

Midland Legion supports GBGH ICU with $5,200 donation

Midland Legion has supported GBGH with more than $64,000 over the last 21 years
Tiny residents express concerns about cannabis grow ops

Tiny residents express concerns about cannabis grow ops

'I don’t support any activity in the municipality that would degrade the quality of life of our residents,' said Coun. Tony Mintoff at public meeting
<b>COLUMN:</b> 'The Father' paints poignant picture of the cruel effects of Alzheimer's

COLUMN: 'The Father' paints poignant picture of the cruel effects of Alzheimer's

Memories are so important. In this week's Everything King, Wendy is reminded of the cruelty of disease that steals them away
Province bans new admissions to county-run home in wake of damning report

Province bans new admissions to county-run home in wake of damning report

County claims provincial report is 'extremely excessive' after ministry demands hiring of new director
Daily COVID case reports could cease by end of summer: Gardner

Daily COVID case reports could cease by end of summer: Gardner

With cases trending downward and vaccine rates trending upward, the local health unit is hopeful to scale back the frequency of new case reports by the fall
Are you a poet? Let the world know it! Cash prizes up for grabs

Are you a poet? Let the world know it! Cash prizes up for grabs

Entries are now being sought for the Stephen Leacock Museum’s annual K. Valerie Connor Poetry Celebration that offers cash prizes in various categories
Nine new COVID cases reported in Simcoe-Muskoka today

Nine new COVID cases reported in Simcoe-Muskoka today

No new cases in Midland reported today, but one in Penetanguishene
New group offers new solution for Tiny's beaches: Registration

New group offers new solution for Tiny's beaches: Registration

'This would be a chance for beachfront owners to bring all of their documents and show that they have ownership to the water’s edge,' proponent says
Garlic mustard: Another invasive plant to watch for

Garlic mustard: Another invasive plant to watch for

Plant threatens several of Ontario's at-risk species