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Catholic school board gets millions for new schools, additions

Catholic school board gets millions for new schools, additions

'We are excited to see the impact of these new and improved facilities, fostering environments where students can thrive,' says board chair
Cover those plants! Frost advisory issued by Environment Canada

Cover those plants! Frost advisory issued by Environment Canada

Patchy frost is possible tonight as temperatures fall to near the freezing mark
'Momentous day': MPP makes history with Oji-Cree speech in legislature

'Momentous day': MPP makes history with Oji-Cree speech in legislature

'I tried to remind myself that no there's nothing wrong with this, we are allowed to speak,' says NDP's Sol Mamakwa
Annual plant sale takes root this weekend at St. Paul's church

Annual plant sale takes root this weekend at St. Paul's church

Saturday's event in south-end Barrie will include annuals, perennials, started vegetable plants and more
West Grey declares emergency over hospital bed cuts

West Grey declares emergency over hospital bed cuts

'It is vital that we take these drastic measures to safeguard the residents of West Grey and neighbouring communities,' mayor says
Driver reports crash to police, gets charged with impaired: OPP

Driver reports crash to police, gets charged with impaired: OPP

Two people went to Orillia OPP after collision, but officers determined one driver was showing 'numerous signs of being intoxicated'
Oro-Medonte summer camps focused on improving athletic skills

Oro-Medonte summer camps focused on improving athletic skills

This summer, township bringing back Kinder Fun CampĀ for children four to six years old, as well as Ready, Set, Go for kids seven to 12
LETTER: Sports field 'a good idea,' but somewhere else

LETTER: Sports field 'a good idea,' but somewhere else

'Instead of dividing the community with an ambush, rush-through decision,' letter writer says council should protect waterfront and put field elsewhere
LETTER: Artificial field on south shore 'makes no sense'

LETTER: Artificial field on south shore 'makes no sense'

'The parking requirements, the lighting, the added congestion are not suitable for this area,' says letter writer
COLUMN: Indian Act be damned, grandson will learn his heritage

COLUMN: Indian Act be damned, grandson will learn his heritage

Columnist recently became a grandfather and vows to ensure his new grandson learns to 'understand his Anishinaabe ways of living'