Ian McInroy, Barrie Examiner


IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER Grace Hill eyes her target during a dodgeball event at Georgian College move-in day at the Barrie campus on Monday. Like thousands of other young people across all of the college's campuses, the digital photography student is looking forward to her studies this fall.

Waves of students head into residences

Like thousands of other Georgian College students across the region from Barrie, Orillia and Owen Sound, Grace Hill is getting ready to pick up her books and her camera in anticipation of studies this fall.

Housing support for Indigenous residents

The federal and provincial governments, along with local municipalities, announced affordable housing developments across Simcoe and Dufferin counties this week.

Orillia Mayor Steve Clarke, right, gives the thumbs up to the progress being made on the recreation complex taking shape on West Street South along with councillors, staff and members of the fundraising team who took a tour of the site on Wednesday.IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER/POSTMEDIA

A site tour 35 years in the making

After decades of delay, the much-awaited Orillia recreation facility is becoming a reality on a 36-acre site on West Street South.