Orillia’s Royal Canadian Legion Branch 34 kicks off its annual poppy campaign Friday.
For the past month, a group of nearly 30 volunteers has been building props for Friday night’s first annual Severn Spooktacular.
After what amounted to a less-than-spectacular summer, fall has, thus far, been a pleasant surprise.
An Alcona family plans to get its kicks feeding off your fears. And they plan on screaming all the way to the bank — the Barrie Food Bank, that is.
The Orillia District Chamber of Commerce has entered negotiations with the Orillia legion about moving in.
Orillia’s mayor-elect won’t be taking over for at least another month, but he’s eager to get down to business.
Orillia-area air cadets are back in uniform in time for Remembrance Day.
A tractor-trailer that crashed into the Highway 11 guardrail just south of Coldwater Road Wednesday morning is towed from the scene. The accident — in which only the driver suffered minor injuries — closed the highway’s south lanes between Coldwater Road and Old Barrie Road for about 45 minutes. Officials from the Ministry of Transportation were on
John Maxwell ran his campaign for mayor of Orillia with $800, 100 election signs and the help of four friends.
ORILLIA – OPP are looking for the public's help in connection with a sexual assault investigation.
ORO-MEDONTE - Burl's Creek has a new owner and a huge new festival in the works.
Debra Edwards leaves with no regrets as she looks back fondly on a quarter-century of serving the public.
Voter turnout in Monday’s municipal election was lower in Orillia and the surrounding townships than it was in 2010.
Ward 3 incumbent Paul Spears was disappointed to learn he wouldn’t be returning to Orillia city council as the municipal election results came in.
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield will be in Barrie on Nov. 25, to support the Rotary Club of Barrie. The dinner at Liberty North will give Barrie residents the opportunity to get up close and personal with a true Canadian hero. The dinner will also feature a silent and live auction.
Collingwood has chosen Cooper.
For the first time in recent memory — perhaps ever — not a single incumbent was re-elected to Orillia city council.
The best part about being acclaimed as mayor is the affirmation the municipality gives you for the job you and your council have been doing, said Oro-Medonte Mayor Harry Hughes.
Severn Mayor Mike Burkett was elected to a second term in the township, garnering about five times the number of votes over his lone contender, former mayor Phil Sled.