'Rollercoaster of hope,' Barrie man hospitalized by COVID-19 beats the odds

A Barrie man who beat the odds and emerged from a three-month hospitalization for COVID-19 feels he's getting a second chance at life.

Mon, 10 May 2021 19:57:00 -0400

COVID-19 cases drop week over week in Simcoe Muskoka as vaccinations continue

The Simcoe Muskoka health unit is reporting its lowest weekend COVID-19 case count in weeks, with 146 cases confirmed since Friday, along with one new death.

Mon, 10 May 2021 15:42:00 -0400

Innisfil cracking down on crowds at beach this summer

After multiple instances of large crowds converging last summer, the town of Innisfil is taking steps to prevent similar cases this summer.

Mon, 10 May 2021 17:16:17 -0400

Alleged thief caught going back for seconds in LCBO theft

An Alliston man was arrested after police say he was caught stealing twice from the same LCBO in one night.

Mon, 10 May 2021 15:53:21 -0400

Surge in Invasive Moths expected in Simoce County

County of Simcoe Foresrty says the region could see the highest number of invasive gypsy moths in nearly 30 years.

Mon, 10 May 2021 19:47:47 -0400

'Focus on yourself,' nursing student overcoming dark past to fulfill her dream

A nursing student is just months away from fulfilling her dream despite a very challenging start in life.

Mon, 10 May 2021 18:52:50 -0400

'Once its done, look out,' Huntsville downtown construction continues

If you're heading to downtown Huntsville anytime soon, you might hit a few roadblocks along the way as the town continues its core revitalization into the summer months.

Mon, 10 May 2021 19:08:30 -0400

Huntsville OPP seek suspect in connection to rock throwing incident

Police are seeking the public's help identifying a suspect that allegedly damaged vehicles at an area car dealership.

Mon, 10 May 2021 16:34:38 -0400

Shotgun and ammo found after Owen Sound death threat investigation

A 12 gauge shotgun and several rounds of ammunition were found by police Friday during the arrest of a 55-year-old Owen Sound man.

Mon, 10 May 2021 15:45:00 -0400

COVID-19 vaccination expands in Simcoe Muskoka

Simcoe Muskoka essential workers and individuals with at-risk conditions can sign up for a COVID-19 vaccination on Tuesday. Starting Thursday, residents 40 and older can also make an appointment.

Mon, 10 May 2021 10:53:36 -0400

Unique fundraiser helps keep not-for-profit doors open for another eight months

The 705 Recovery Community Centre in Barrie was able to raise $32,500 through a unique fundraiser on Saturday.

Mon, 10 May 2021 15:15:19 -0400

Why Ontario could be in for a better summer this year

Ontario might see a better summer than last year amid the COVID-19 pandemic as the province ramps up its vaccination campaign and gets more shots into people’s arms, one infectious disease specialist says.

Mon, 10 May 2021 09:40:00 -0400

Town of Adjala-Tosorontio to host pop-up vaccination clinic Tuesday

Residents of Essa and Adjala-Tosorontio, who are 50 years and older, will get be able to get the COVID-19 vaccination through a pop-up clinic on Tuesday.

Mon, 10 May 2021 12:27:08 -0400

Driver in serious condition after rolling their car onto its roof in Caledon

Mon, 10 May 2021 11:59:00 -0400

Car fire damages garage in Huntsville

A car that was being worked on caught fire and damaged a garage in Huntsville Sunday afternoon.

Mon, 10 May 2021 09:53:56 -0400

Eco experts encourage Canadians to let lawns grow this month

Lawn owners are welcome to slack on their lawn care this month, dubbed by the Nature Conservancy of Canada as 'Slow Mow May.'

Sun, 9 May 2021 15:58:00 -0400

Families celebrate second pandemic Mother's Day

On a crisp but sunny day, Innisfil families found ways to celebrate moms on the second Mother's Day under COVID-19 restrictions.

Sun, 9 May 2021 19:33:23 -0400

Vaccination efforts moving ahead as York Region reaches major milestone

Vaccination efforts across health units are continuing to move along as supply continues to increase.

Sun, 9 May 2021 18:55:27 -0400

Food truck at Bridge Port Marina opens for second season

People seeking a quick bite to eat at the Bridge Port Marina in Orillia once again have a go-to stop.

Sun, 9 May 2021 18:48:00 -0400

One person in custody after Bracebridge shooting incident Saturday

One man is in custody following a shooting incident in Bracebridge Saturday night.

Sun, 9 May 2021 12:13:00 -0400