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City to issue millions of dollars in development charge refunds

City to issue millions of dollars in development charge refunds

Move comes as part of deal mediated by Ontario Land Tribunal, which also lowered DCs by 12 per cent
OPP to conduct training exercise at Georgian College's Orillia campus

OPP to conduct training exercise at Georgian College's Orillia campus

Exercise will focus on prevention of school violence; OPP warn people 'may observe police officers carrying firearms and acting in a tactical manner'
Local group hosting guest speaker for 'critical public talk' on Gaza

Local group hosting guest speaker for 'critical public talk' on Gaza

Slated for Friday night, event at Grace United Church will feature author and activist Jeff Halper
'Dream tool' being taken away by province: public health doc

'Dream tool' being taken away by province: public health doc

Wastewater surveillance made big strides in tracking infectious diseases in local communities; province will end the program July 31
Local RN warns fellow mothers of potentially lethal infectious virus

Local RN warns fellow mothers of potentially lethal infectious virus

'You may have very minor symptoms, but if you are a transplant patient or a baby, then it can be detrimental,' mother warns of cytomegalovirus
IOOF Seniors Homes receives $28K from bingo groups

IOOF Seniors Homes receives $28K from bingo groups

'We can’t thank our volunteers and the Delta Bingo staff enough for their dedication to helping local organizations like the IOOF,' says CEO
Granting wishes 'so rewarding' for retired nurse

Granting wishes 'so rewarding' for retired nurse

'There's not too many things you do where people are truly so grateful,' says Barbara Gotuaco
Registration now open for this fall's Run for the Cure

Registration now open for this fall's Run for the Cure

One in eight women expected to face breast cancer diagnosis in their lifetime, officials say
Man sustains serious head injury in Essa Rd. crash early this morning

Man sustains serious head injury in Essa Rd. crash early this morning

Police are looking for witnesses or dash camera footage of a white-coloured Jeep travelling in the area around 2 a.m.
Local health officials pull plug on Barrie's SCS application

Local health officials pull plug on Barrie's SCS application

CMHA's Dr. Valerie Grdisa says it was a 'very difficult decision' to make, but they could not continue to pay rent on Innisfil Street location while awaiting province's decision