INNISFIL — Provincial cutbacks are looming for the Barrie and Area Victim Crisis Assistance and Referral Service (VCARS).
The Barrie Colts were coming in on a high, facing an opponent who was down and out. But as is often the case, both teams reversed their fortunes by the end of the night.
Police and fire officials continue to investigate a fatal fire in Gravenhurst, but are releasing few details.
Employees of Leacock Care Centre have voted 92% in favour of a renewed three-year collective agreement.
EDITOR'S NOTE: Local author John Forrest continues his annual Christmas series for The Packet & Times. This year's story is Becca's Star.
The curling season at the Orillia Curling Club is winding down for the holidays.
Orillia’s reigning North American ball hockey champs are hoping to defend their title in Philadelphia in March.
Playful Paws and ShamPooch in Severn Township hosted the It’s a Doggone Christmas Party recently as a fundraiser for the Orillia branch of the Ontario
The holidays are almost upon us and Helping Hands is excited not only about its new office location at 575 West St. S., but also its new year recruitm
To mark the recent release of Hot Foot: Walter Knox’s Remarkable Life as a Professional in an Amateur World, The Packet & Times is running excerpts of
With more cases of influenza showing up locally, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is advising residents to make sure they are taking precaution
Hundreds of protesters gathered at Halifax's Dalhousie University on Friday to demand a group of fourth-year dentistry students be expelled.
The hackers who launched a cyberattack on Sony Pictures praised the company's decision to cancel the release of "The Interview."