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Hospitals receive $1.5 million in ‘one-time’ funding from province to balance books »

The Huntsville and Bracebridge hospitals will receive $1.5 million in 'one-time' funding from the province.

MUSKOKA — Struggling Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare will be able to balance the books next Tuesday after all. The Huntsville and Bracebridge hospitals will receive $1.5 million in ‘one-time’ funding from the province. The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, through……

Mar 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Gravenhurst budget sees 5.3% tax increase ($135) for average urban property owner »

GRAVENHURST — A 5.3 per cent tax increase will see the average Gravenhurst urban property owner pay $135 more this year. For a median single family urban home assessed at $217,250 this would be an increase of approximately $135 annually……

Mar 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bond … James Bond & music from Avatar part of BML, MCB school fundraising concert Friday »

BRACEBRIDGE - Ryan West and Caitlyn Henze could be Roger Bolt and Cory Wilson’s grandkids. Cory Wilson and Caitlyn Henze share first chair for the Avatar and James Bond pieces. But the talented young BML musicians share the first and……

Mar 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

New way-finding signs for Bracebridge business parks »

BRACEBRIDGE — Finding a business in Bracebridge will be a little easer with a GPS this spring. Entrances to several identified commercial business parks in town are being graced with new gateway signage designed to identify the various business that……

Mar 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bracebridge budget increase of 2.1% includes $55,000 for hospital foundation »

BRACEBRIDGE — The Town of Bracebridge will continue with its seven-year financial commitment to the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital while passing its annual budget that will see an average tax hike of 2.1 per cent. At its March 24 meeting,……

Mar 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Clement ‘in full support’ of Canada’s extended fight against ISIL terrorism »

OTTAWATony Clement will vote to extend Canada’s air war on ISIL in Syria, but “will not be participating in ground combat operations.” MP Tony Clement says he “is in full support” of Canada extending its Operation Impact against……

Mar 26 2015 / 1 Comment / Read More »

Deer hunting in provincial park costs man $2,500 »

PARRY SOUND — Deer hunting in a provincial park cost a Toronto man $2,500 in court recently. The Ministry of Natural Resources says two men have been fined a total of $4,500 for the illegal harvest of a white-tailed deer.……

Mar 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Fire destroys Riley Lake home in east Gravenhurst »

GRAVENHURST — A rural home near Riley Lake was destroyed by fire Wednesday night. Firefighter responded to the raging blaze in the former Ryde Township area of Gravenhurst that saw 20 volunteer firefighters and six trucks. They say in a……

Mar 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Miller asks minister about Ornge Air Ambulance refusing to land in Parry Sound »

QUEEN’S PARK — With raging debate over health care in Parry Sound and Muskoka, MPP Norm Miller has cited serious concerns about emergency paramedic service and their ability to call for the Ornge Airbulance helicopters to airlift patients out of……

Mar 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

MAHC offers 3 painful future hospital options at first of three public meetings this week »

By Mark Clairmont / MuskokaTODAILY.com GRAVENHURST — The choices are painfully obvious. MAHC offered three hospital choices to residents of Muskoka. Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare laid out its options here last night in the first of three consecutive nights of meetings……

Mar 23 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
District News

Library has gardening books ~ and plans to star seed library »

GRAVENHURST — There’s nothing like a handful of seeds to make a gardener’s soul believe in the coming of spring. For those of you starting your…

Mar 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

We’re not ‘violent terrorists,’ withdraw Bill C-51 »

Open Letter to MP Tony Clement: (The remarks in quotation marks below come directly from Tony Clement’s email reply to our email.) Thank you for your reply…

Mar 24 2015 / 1 Comment / Read More »

Ottawa’s support for big business ‘shameful,’ says NDP’s Mobbley »

Dear Editor: The difficulties that the Harper government presents to Canada takes many forms. One example is the “investor state dispute settlement,” ISDS. A quasi-judicial kangaroo…

Mar 24 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Good Friday service at New Life Pentecostal Church »

Shadows of the Cross poster 2015 (Small)

GRAVENHURST — Join us at New Life Pentecostal Church on Friday April 3 at 7 p.m. for “Shadows of the Cross,” an evening of Scripture…

Mar 24 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

2 cottages broken into in Lake of Bays »

LAKE OF BAYSTwo cottage break-ins have police on the hunt for the culprits who damaged both properties. Police say that on Friday March 20,…

Mar 23 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Snowmobiler injured last month dies in hospital »

TINY TOWNSHIP — A 44-year-old man injured in a snowmobile accident late last month has died. Police say Timothy Grozelle, of Tiny Township, succumbed to his…

Mar 23 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Off road vehicle stolen in Severn Township »

ORILLIAThe Orillia OPP are seeking the assistance of the public in solving a theft that occurred in the Washago area. They say that on…

Mar 23 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Vandals damage 7 windows at Gravenhurst town office »

GRAVENHURST — Someone’s not happy with town hall here. Police are investigating a “mischief” to the Gravenhurst town office building located at 5 Pineridge Gate. They say…

Mar 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

New Buyer’s Choice Home Inspections business opens in Muskoka-Parry Sound »

MUSKOKA — Spring’s arrival later today is a fresh start for many businesses and industries in Muskoka — including real estate. And there’s a new player…

Mar 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Fine Films’ March 17 flick ‘Trick or Treaty’ about First Nations’ struggles in Canada »

GRAVENHURST — Fine Films is warms up for spring with Trick or Treaty tonight (Tuesday, March 17). The documentary by Alanis Obomsawin profiles First Nations leaders…

Mar 17 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Events

Good Friday service at New Life Pentecostal Church

Shadows of the Cross poster 2015 (Small)

GRAVENHURST — Join us at New Life Pentecostal Church on Friday April 3 at 7 p.m. for “Shadows of the Cross,” an evening of Scripture and Song. Mar 24 2015 / Read More »

Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, Big Bopper tribute March 27, Huntsville

“Not Fade Away” Celsk Benefit Promotions Presents “Not Fade Away: A Live Tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and The Big Bopper.” Celebrating rock and roll’s first legends. Go Back…

Mar 17 2015 / Read More »

Gardening in shade, GH Horticulture topic March 17

GRAVENHURST — Get ready, spring is on the way. Come on out to the Gravenhurst Horticultural Society meeting on March 17 when Jim Merrick of Commanda Country Gardens will…

Mar 2 2015 / Read More »

World Day of Prayer March 6, Knox Presbyterian Church, Gravenhurst

GRAVENHURST — With the state of the world at the moment, it could use some more help. Parishioners at the Gravenhurst Knox Presbyterian Church, 315 Muskoka Rd. N.,.think so. So,…

Feb 23 2015 / Read More »
Letters

We’re not ‘violent terrorists,’ withdraw Bill C-51

Open Letter to MP Tony Clement: (The remarks in quotation marks below come directly from Tony Clement’s email reply to our email.) Thank you for your reply to our email…

Mar 24 2015 / Read More »

Ottawa’s support for big business ‘shameful,’ says NDP’s Mobbley

Dear Editor: The difficulties that the Harper government presents to Canada takes many forms. One example is the “investor state dispute settlement,” ISDS. A quasi-judicial kangaroo court system, “star…

Mar 24 2015 / Read More »

Hydro plant ‘waste of taxpayers’ money, travesty’

Dear Editor: re: Bala Falls hydro project This is a letter I sent to our mayor and council of Muskoka Lakes Township, and would love it if the local…

Mar 13 2015 / Read More »

 

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