Midland Cultural Centre event manager Teresa Grattan, left, and marketing manager Shelby Mulligan stand with one of the trees that’s part of the Midland Rotary Festival of Trees. Various local businesses have sponsored and decorated the trees. Each tree has a ballot box under it since each tree is available to be won. Six ballots can be purchased a
Oro-Medonte Mayor Harry Hughes is haunted by memories of meeting a cadre of Ugandan orphans who spent some time in the township in the summer of 2013.
Sunny November days work in favour of the team at Helping Hands Orillia while they pack up and move to their new office location.
Taking a year off from putting on the Orillia Winter Carnival may be a good way to open it up to new ideas, says a former board chair.
A young family of six is homeless after the house it was renting in Ramara Township burned to the ground Monday night.
The safer separation of Highway 400's northbound and southbound lanes is creeping along.
The Orillia Winter Carnival board is upholding its decision to suspend the event, but some now former and soon-to-be former members say they plan to work with the city and downtown merchants to put February festivities together anyway.
Doug Ford has ruled out a run for the leadership of the Ontario Progressive Conservatives.
Canadians are still waiting more than four months for medically necessary surgery, a new study from the Fraser Institute shows.
Disgraced CBC star Jian Ghomeshi was thrust back into the glaring media spotlight Wednesday when he was charged with sexual assault and freed on $100,000 bail.
A Tory MP who waded into the sexual harassment on the Hill scandal with eyebrow-raising guidance to parliamentarians that they wear recording to devices at all times to guard against allegations has withdrawn his advice.
Tensions eased in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson on Thursday after two nights of violence and looting sparked by racially charged anger over a grand jury's decision not to charge a white police officer for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager.
Canada is contributing $20.9 million for humanitarian aid for the fight against Ebola in West Africa.
Millions of Americans were thankful just to arrive at their Thanksgiving feasts on Thursday after a snowstorm dumped up to 20 inches of snow on Eastern states, causing flight delays and power outages.
A patient was isolated in a Calgary hospital on Wednesday night because of concerns the person could have Ebola.
Atlantic Canada experienced its first significant snowstorm of the season Wednesday night.
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada is calling on the federal government to step up its oversight of train, boat and air safety.
Some 2,000 National Guard troops helped ward off a second night of rampant arson and looting in suburban St. Louis after a grand jury declined to indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager, and sympathy protests spread to several U.S. cities.
Two FBI agents were shot and wounded at a house in north St. Louis County early on Wednesday, though the incident was "not directly related" to racially charged unrest in and around nearby Ferguson, an agency spokeswoman said.