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9 Weismiller Lumber workers in Bala split $60,538 LOTT0 6/49 prize »

Weismiller workers picked up a cheque for $6,400 and change.

TORONTO The gang at Weismiller Lumber in Bala has been buying lotto tickets together for years. “We’ve won a few small ones here and there,” said Dave Weismiller this morning. But they started off 2017 splitting $60,538 nine ways……

Mar 30 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

OPP in Orillia investigating sexual assault after victim let alleged ‘workman’ into home »

ORILLIA Provincial police here are investigating a reported sexual assault Tuesday after the victim let the male suspect into her house under the premise that some work needed to be done.  Police say in a release that the investigation……

Mar 29 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Huntsville TED talk on ‘Art of Belonging’ and building community Thursday night »

HUNTSVILLE — The Muskoka Family Network and Community Living Huntsville hope a free live webcast Thursday at the Waterloo Centre here on the “Art of Belonging” will “will help spark conversations that will encourage” residents to discuss what it means……

Mar 29 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Rama beginning talks with federal, provincial governments on 1923 Williams Treaties »

MuskokaTODAILY.com staff RAMA — Terms of negotiation have been set for treaty talks involving the Chippewas of Rama, Chippewas of Georgian Bay and five other First Nations across Central Ontario. Negotiations to Begin Towards the Joint Resolution of Long-Standing Treaty-Related……

Mar 28 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Potential for flooding in south branch of Muskoka River and Moon River/Bala area continues, says Monday’s MNRF bulletin »

PARRY SOUND-MUSKOKA — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Parry Sound District is advising area residents that a “Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety” is in effect for its local district here, which includes Muskoka, Parry Sound and……

Mar 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

MPP Miller speaks in legislature in support of ‘Bethune’ Chinese high school in Gravenhurst »

QUEEN’S PARK — Gravenhurst’s proposed ‘Bethune’ Chinese high school got the public support of the local MPP today. As the province negotiates the final details of the bilingual secondary school to open next year, Norm Miller, MPP for Parry Sound-Muskoka,……

Mar 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Port Carling restaurant Loondocks wins ‘Distinguished Restaurant of North America’ award »

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. Port Carling’s Loondocks joins the ranks of some of the most celebrated restaurants in North America. There are only 642 restaurants in the world that hold a Distinguished Restaurant of North America (DiRōNA) Award —……

Mar 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Gravenhurt fire bylaw in effect April 1 to Oct. 31 »

GRAVENHURST — It may not look like a problem today, but with spring’s arrival and warmer weather ahead, the bylaw and fire departments would like to remind community members in Gravenhurst about burning regulations and safety. As of April 1,……

Mar 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Canada’s Bob Seger Experience’ is Old Time Rock and Roll, live on April 1 at Peter’s Players »

Mark Clairmont | MusokaTODAILY.com GRAVENHURST — Like Deadheads and metal heads, Peter’s Players fans are legendary for their loyalty to the small cinder block concert venue. April 1, Peter’s Players, tickets $90. Peter Heads love the garage bands that home……

Mar 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Gravenhurst man charged with pair of break-ins, thefts, including Orillia retirement hom »

ALLISTON — A Gravenhurst man was in court Friday for a bail hearing after being charged in a pair a break and enters, including one at a retirement home in Orillia. Provincial police from Orillia and Nottawasaga (Town of New……

Mar 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
District News

Repeat offender picked up in Barrie by ROPE squad »

BARRIE A repeat offender who fled on parole has been apprehended here. Ryan Hamelin was arrested in Barrie Tuesday. The Repeat Offender Parole…

Mar 29 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Barrie police on the lookout for escaped offender »

Ryan Hamelin was arrested in Barrie Tuesday.

TORONTO A Canada-wide warrant for federal offender has police in Barrie on the lookout. Ryan Hamelin may be in Barrie, the GTA…

Mar 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

OPP launch strategic plan to 2020 in wake of concerns, criticisms »

The OPP promise better service in the next three years.

ORILLIA In the wake of rural complaints about cost of policing and wider reported concerns about service regarding sexual assaults, Ontario’s provincial police force…

Mar 15 2017 / Comments Off on OPP launch strategic plan to 2020 in wake of concerns, criticisms / Read More »

Learn how to build a bird cage planter Mar. 21 at Hort mtg. »

GRAVENHURST — The next meeting of the Gravenhurst Horticultural Society takes place on Mar. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Gravenhurst Seniors’ Activity Centre. Learn how…

Mar 8 2017 / Comments Off on Learn how to build a bird cage planter Mar. 21 at Hort mtg. / Read More »

Cellar Singers present Brahms Requiem Friday in Orillia »

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ORILLIA – The Cellar Singers, central Ontario’s premier choir, present a Brahms Requiem Friday night at St. James Church here. Ein deutsche Requiem Johannes Brahms features soprano…

Mar 2 2017 / Comments Off on Cellar Singers present Brahms Requiem Friday in Orillia / Read More »

‘Young offender’ charged with second-degree murder in second death in youth facility fire »

CITY OF KAWARTHA LAKES A charge of second-degree murder has been laid following the fiery death of a second person at youth detention centre…

Feb 27 2017 / Comments Off on ‘Young offender’ charged with second-degree murder in second death in youth facility fire / Read More »

UPDATE: Police seek person in altercation at Blue Mountains »

Police are looking for this muscular-looking male to turn himself in for questioning after an altercation early Saturday morning at a bar.

UPDATE: Man identified. THE BLUE MOUNTAINS A “person of interest” is being sought by police here following an altercation at a bar early Saturday morning. Feb 26 2017 / Comments Off on UPDATE: Police seek person in altercation at Blue Mountains / Read More »

Wanted: PSW for hire »

Wanted: Private PSW for hire

For day and overnight work.

Woman with cancer requires assistance of private, personal support worker for daytime visits and night-time shifts, midnight to…

Feb 24 2017 / Comments Off on Wanted: PSW for hire / Read More »

Gravenhurst Girl Guides celebrate Guide with special events »

GRAVENHURST — To help celebrate Scout and Guide Week in Canada this week, local guides here are helping out each other and the community. Each of…

Feb 22 2017 / Comments Off on Gravenhurst Girl Guides celebrate Guide with special events / Read More »

Collingwood woman, 74, second skier to die on area slopes in 2017 »

THE BLUE MOUNTAINSA 74-year-old Collingwod woman died Sunday while skiing. OPP from the Collingwood and The Blue Mountains detachment say they were called after…

Feb 22 2017 / Comments Off on Collingwood woman, 74, second skier to die on area slopes in 2017 / Read More »
Events

Learn how to build a bird cage planter Mar. 21 at Hort mtg.

GRAVENHURST — The next meeting of the Gravenhurst Horticultural Society takes place on Mar. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Gravenhurst Seniors’ Activity Centre. Learn how to make a…

Mar 8 2017 / Read More »

Muskoka Chaplaincy’s ‘Freshly Brewed Music’ concert Feb. 11 fundraiser for hospitals chaplain

BRACEBRIDGE – You are invited to the Muskoka Chaplaincy’s Coffee House Night: Freshly Brewed Music, featuring, FOG; The Muskoka Trio and Rick Lamoureux Flute & Sax on Saturday,…

Jan 31 2017 / Read More »

Bev McMullen explores art from around the world with camera

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PORT CARLING — Local photographer Bev McMullen does more than take news photos. She’s also a night and weekend artist who goes beyond the lens with…

Jan 30 2017 / Read More »

Unlock mystery of saving seeds, Gravenhurst Hort mtg. Feb. 21

GRAVENHURST – The next meeting of the Gravenhurst Horticultural Society takes place on Feb. 21, at 7:30 p.m., at the Gravenhurst Seniors’ Activity Centre, 480 First St. N. Learn…

Jan 29 2017 / Read More »
Letters

‘Saint Ford’ funeral uplifting and sad

Dear Editor: Carol Ann Pershyn, who attended Rob Ford’s funeral in Tornoto last week, put up this little memorial to Rob Ford on tree at her…

Apr 4 2016 / Read More »

Six NDP wishes for Tony Clement to pass on to PM Harper

Dear Editor:  I thought maybe Tony Clement could pass my Christmas wish list on to Stephen Harper this year.  If Stephen Harper and conservatives can fork out $90,000 to commit…

Dec 17 2013 / Read More »

End speed limit for light vehicles

Letter to Editor: Re: End This Speed Limit Our freeway speed limits are set for tractor trailers, cement mixers and school buses. Meanwhile automobiles, light trucks, SUVs and motorcycles are…

Dec 11 2013 / Read More »

 

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