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Local woman named Alpine Ontario volunteer of the year

Local woman named Alpine Ontario volunteer of the year

'It's a wonderful recognition': Kris Baird, a Wasaga Beach resident, has received the Alpine Ontario Fasken Volunteer of the Year Award
<b>VIDEO:</b> Dippers take chilly plunge into Kempenfelt Bay

VIDEO: Dippers take chilly plunge into Kempenfelt Bay

'After the initial feeling, it's great': More than 100 people participated in annual event that also benefits the Barrie Food Bank
<b>ADOPT ME:</b> Big Foot is a senior who needs space to roam

ADOPT ME: Big Foot is a senior who needs space to roam

Nine-year-old cat would do best in an environment with a safe, secure yard
Volunteer food bank provides relief to Georgian students in need

Volunteer food bank provides relief to Georgian students in need

Shortly after his election as VP of sustainability, Krishi Ka Patel confronted by increase of college students attending Food Locker, to a peak of almost 150 requests per week
'Inspirational' hospice nurses awarded highest certification

'Inspirational' hospice nurses awarded highest certification

Carly Hoy and Christine Preston 'have demonstrated their dedication to their profession and to our community,' says Hospice Huronia official
Angel Tree campaign raises $35K for Mariposa House Hospice

Angel Tree campaign raises $35K for Mariposa House Hospice

'Each and every donation is so appreciated by our team,' says official, noting Angel Tree, Giving Tuesday result in donations of more than $53K for local hospice
'Giant family dinner': Youth centre preparing holiday meal for 200

'Giant family dinner': Youth centre preparing holiday meal for 200

'For some of the young people that we serve … this will be their holiday meal,' said youth centre director, who is grateful for community's support
<b>ADOPT ME:</b> Nala is a lovable cat with unique look

ADOPT ME: Nala is a lovable cat with unique look

This senior cat loves nothing more than to curl up on lap and purr
Love You campaign raises over $10k for local women's shelter

Love You campaign raises over $10k for local women's shelter

'Donations like this and from the community help us go from good to great, so we can go from just providing room, to providing Christmas,' said Green Haven Shelter official
Simcoe County paramedics toy drive 'a tremendous success'

Simcoe County paramedics toy drive 'a tremendous success'

20th annual campaign brought in more than 9,000 toys, $17K in cash and gift cards