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Tyler Evans

Tyler Evans

Tyler Evans got his start in the news business when he was just 15-years-old as a co-op student with The Packet & Times. After completing his studies at Durham College in 2017, he returned to his hometown to serve the community as a video producer and reporter with OrilliaMatters

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tyler@orilliamatters.com

Recent Work by Tyler

'Fine honour': Area nurse earns OMA's Community Service Award

'Fine honour': Area nurse earns OMA's Community Service Award

Retired Orillia nurse Cheryl Behan 'shocked and overwhelmed' to receive prestigious award from Ontario Medical Association
Orillia lacrosse star to represent Canada on world stage

Orillia lacrosse star to represent Canada on world stage

'I get to play with and against the best players in the world that I’ve looked up to,' says Hannah Morris
Family flees war in Ukraine, finds safe haven in Brechin

Family flees war in Ukraine, finds safe haven in Brechin

'We are really happy to be here. We feel that we have freedom here and finally, we are safe,' says Ukrainian refugee
Rodeo kicks up excitement at Orillia park

Rodeo kicks up excitement at Orillia park

RAM Rodeo Tour in Severn Saturday and Sunday; 'A lot of people have never seen this before,' says rodeo president
All aboard! Orillia to celebrate 40 years of Rotary Train

All aboard! Orillia to celebrate 40 years of Rotary Train

Unique attraction at Couchiching Beach Park is 'something people think of when they think of Orillia,' says Rotary Club's local president
'There is pride in being Indigenous... in Rama' (10 photos)

'There is pride in being Indigenous... in Rama' (10 photos)

Community members from Rama First Nation and the surrounding area are celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day today; 'It's heartwarming,' says chief
Island Princess now serving 'nostalgia' and cocktails

Island Princess now serving 'nostalgia' and cocktails

'The vibe that we’ve created with our laid-back and inviting atmosphere is what separates us from anyone else,' says co-owner of Island Princess Tiki Barge
Oro-Medonte woman calling for action after dog attacks

Oro-Medonte woman calling for action after dog attacks

Dog has attacked numerous times in past year, resident says; 'We are the worst-off of the victims, but we have other neighbours that have complained'
Area farmers' markets growing, thriving <b>(10 photos)</b>

Area farmers' markets growing, thriving (10 photos)

'We could not have asked for a better start to the outdoor season,' says ODAS Park Farmers’ Market official, noting 'everyone is having a great start'
Orillia library encounters 'hatred' for hosting drag-queen event

Orillia library encounters 'hatred' for hosting drag-queen event

'I have no issue with people disagreeing with things that we do. What I have an issue with is meanness and cruelty,' says library CEO