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Erika Engel

Erika Engel

Erika Engel regularly covers all things Collingwood as a journalist and the editor of CollingwoodToday.ca

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Recent Work by Erika

Police, MNR continue to investigate shooting of dog in Nottawa

Police, MNR continue to investigate shooting of dog in Nottawa

No charges have been laid; OPP and MNR are conducting a joint investigation
'We're lost:' Couple mourns after beloved dog shot by neighbour

'We're lost:' Couple mourns after beloved dog shot by neighbour

A Nottawa home with an 'oasis' for a backyard now feels like a crime scene for its owners as they are haunted by the 'inhumane' death of their dog
Health unit downgrades community COVID risk as cases decrease

Health unit downgrades community COVID risk as cases decrease

At least ten people from Simcoe County and Muskoka Region died last week after contracting COVID-19 and 47 COVID patients remain hospitalized
Let the games begin: Wasaga Casino finally opens its doors

Let the games begin: Wasaga Casino finally opens its doors

The chips and cards are virtual at the new Playtime Casino, owned and operated by Gateway
COVID-19 spread may be slowing, but hospitalizations remain high

COVID-19 spread may be slowing, but hospitalizations remain high

So far this week, the region's health unit confirmed 12 new hospitalizations since last week's update
Orillia man accused of murder in Collingwood in court today

Orillia man accused of murder in Collingwood in court today

John Collins, who is accused of killing Kay Kriston, of Collingwood, is facing the charges in an ongoing court case
36 COVID deaths reported in October in Simcoe-Muskoka

36 COVID deaths reported in October in Simcoe-Muskoka

Risk level is high, officials say, noting 53 Simcoe-Muskoka residents are currently hospitalized with COVID-19, including at least three in the ICU
Orillia man accused in Collingwood murder back in court Nov. 16

Orillia man accused in Collingwood murder back in court Nov. 16

John Collins, 57, who formerly was a real estate agent in Orillia, was accused of killing Collingwood realtor Kay Kriston in June
CUPE ends protests; Ford promises to repeal Bill 28

CUPE ends protests; Ford promises to repeal Bill 28

CUPE education workers going back to work tomorrow morning
COVID hospitalizations doubled in the region in October

COVID hospitalizations doubled in the region in October

Nine people from Simcoe County died in the last two weeks of October after contracting COVID-19, officials say