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Volunteer answers 'calling,' travels across region to help at vaccine clinics

Volunteer answers 'calling,' travels across region to help at vaccine clinics

'We genuinely believe that this is important, and we need to help in some small way,' says volunteer Jody Mayhew
'Dealing with it for years': Barrie could ask for help with inmates released from superjail

'Dealing with it for years': Barrie could ask for help with inmates released from superjail

'It is ridiculous that we wait until an outreach worker finds them living in a tent or some other shelter and then try to help,' says deputy-mayor
End of an era: Orillia flower shop closes after 125 years <b>(4 photos)</b>

End of an era: Orillia flower shop closes after 125 years (4 photos)

'It's sad but we are happy as well. It certainly is bittersweet, but all good things have to come to an end,' says owner
Ontario reports 604 patients in ICU, 57 deaths in latest COVID-19 report

Ontario reports 604 patients in ICU, 57 deaths in latest COVID-19 report

Of the 604 in ICU, 375 patients are currently on a ventilator
<b>LETTER:</b> Outstanding environmental concerns regarding the Bradford Bypass haven't been fully addressed

LETTER: Outstanding environmental concerns regarding the Bradford Bypass haven't been fully addressed

Among the concerns are 'endangered species habitat, fisheries impacts, and water quality and stormwater management in the already stressed Lake Simcoe watershed'
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Legal reform needed to protect young women from online sexual violence

BEYOND LOCAL: Legal reform needed to protect young women from online sexual violence

Online sexually violent behaviour can include sharing intimate images without consent.
<b>COLUMN:</b> Is it time to re-think battle against invasive species?

COLUMN: Is it time to re-think battle against invasive species?

Is the time and money being spent on current control methods really the best way to tackle the issue, wonders outdoors columnist
Good morning, Midland!

Good morning, Midland!

Here's a look at the current local weather and gas prices
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Dogs can understand you, to a point

BEYOND LOCAL: Dogs can understand you, to a point

Owners reported that their dogs responded to an average of 29 words, although this likely is an underestimation
Dog trainer launches new online supplement business for pets

Dog trainer launches new online supplement business for pets

Dog-Eh officially launched online Dec. 3, 2021 in hopes of keeping our canine companions around longer