Diabetes Canada holding pop-up drive-thrus for donations in Barrie and across Canada

A curbside drive-thru to collect donations is running in Barrie on Saturday to raise funds for Diabetes Canada.

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 12:00:55 -0400

Ontario reports more than 500 new COVID-19 cases for third straight day

Ontario health officials are reporting just over 500 new cases of COVID-19 for the third straight day.

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 10:12:00 -0400

Ramara man facing impaired driving charges

One man from Ramara is facing impaired driving charges.

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 11:00:00 -0400

Man accused of double-murder visits Barrie, Ont. home where two men died

With his hands and ankles in cuffs, Dyrrin Daley was led inside the William Street home where the Crown attorney said he brutally murdered James and Nick Pasowisty four years ago.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 16:58:00 -0400

'We still lost one of our own': Toronto man killed after jump was an experienced skydiver, club says

A Cookstown, Ont. skydiving club says the 28-year-old Toronto man who died Thursday afternoon after jumping from a plane was an experienced skydiver.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 11:25:00 -0400

Public health welcomes reopening but urges caution in Simcoe Muskoka

While relieved for many small business owners who were able to reopen after months of being closed, one of Simcoe Muskoka's top doctors is reminding the public to continue to follow public health guidelines at all times.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 19:41:54 -0400

'These acts are becoming much more common,' Simcoe County Muslim community mourns

Five days after a Muslim family in London, Ont. was struck and killed by a pickup truck because of their faith, Muslims in Oro-Medonte came together to grieve and pray.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 19:17:19 -0400

Grey Bruce public health strives to contain COVID-19 outbreak at rooming house

The Grey Bruce health unit is taking extra measures to keep a COVID-19 outbreak in Hanover's rooming house.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 12:57:00 -0400

18 charged after large gathering in Huntsville

Eighteen people face charges under the Reopening Ontario Act for gathering illegally in Huntsville.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 11:29:00 -0400

'Almost like starting a brush fire,' Trading cards a hot commodity amidst pandemic

Among hundreds of hockey cards, a near-mint condition Connor McDavid rookie card may be the highlight of Don Preston's entire collection.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 18:35:45 -0400

Man in Michael Myers mask scares families at an Angus park

A man in a Michael Myers mask allegedly showed up at Stonemount park in Angus banging a wrench, yelling at people, and taking pictures of children.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 09:30:00 -0400

Simcoe Muskoka logs 26 new COVID-19 infections as Ontario enters Step 1

As residents across Simcoe Muskoka line up at businesses that reopened Friday as part of Ontario's Step 1, the health unit reported an uptick in the number of new COVID-19 cases.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 15:06:00 -0400

Ontario health-care workers 'thrilled' after $11.4 million Lotto 6/49 win

An Ontario health-care worker who won $11.4 million says he unknowingly kept the winning ticket in the pocket of his shirt for a while without checking it.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 13:56:00 -0400

12 short-term rental charges laid in Oro-Medonte

Oro-Medonte is cracking down on short-term rentals and laid 12 charges under the Reopening Ontario Act.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 08:48:05 -0400

Pop-up immunization clinics offered to kids 12-17 in Simcoe Muskoka

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 16:29:54 -0400

Countdown to Open Air Dunlop

Open Air Dunlop kicks off for the second year Saturday.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 09:55:00 -0400

Barrie city council temporarily extends patio hours

Barrie city council is doing what it can to help increase revenue for struggling restaurants as they begin to see some restrictions released.

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 21:17:00 -0400

4th person charged in Owen Sound homicide case

Police have arrested a fourth person in connection with a homicide investigation in Owen Sound.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 12:29:31 -0400

Orillia foodies unite for food photo contest

The #OrilliaFoodies Unite contest kicked off this month and is asking people to eat out or order in from a local restaurant, then snap a picture of your meal and post it on social media for a chance to win a prize.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 14:23:00 -0400

Empty your bottles for charity

The Collingwood and District Kinsmen Club is holding a bottle drive on June 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kinsmen Park in Collingwood.

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 11:43:47 -0400