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Long-time Tay resident named citizen of the year

Long-time Tay resident named citizen of the year

Dennis Esterbrooks credits his community work to support to Ruth Esterberooks, his wife of 54 years.
Racism in Canada: Orillia native Dexter Bullen's story

Racism in Canada: Orillia native Dexter Bullen's story

'I really think it is a turning point right now. It is not just a Black guy being murdered, it is a man being murdered,' says Dexter Bullen
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<b>CANADA:</b> Providing for aging loved ones requires knowledge of resources, experts say

CANADA: Providing for aging loved ones requires knowledge of resources, experts say

Experts say that too often, people fail to anticipate the long-term needs of aging and are unaware of the various forms of government assistance available to them
Police break up neighbour dispute

Police break up neighbour dispute

Two Port McNicoll residents face assault charges
Oh deer! For wildlife's sake, you need to pay attention on the roads

Oh deer! For wildlife's sake, you need to pay attention on the roads

As a driver, you should assume that if you see an animal, it's going to run in front of your vehicle, warns outdoors columnist
Police advise motorists of traffic slow down in Midland <b>(Update: march completed)</b>

Police advise motorists of traffic slow down in Midland (Update: march completed)

Police advise a Black Lives Matter march may affect traffic flow in areas of the Town of Midland
Barrie courthouse slated to resume some in-person hearings July 6

Barrie courthouse slated to resume some in-person hearings July 6

No word on when family law cases will resume, although lawyers can file electronic applications to start family law proceedings
Home sales still declining in region, but realtor sees reason for hope

Home sales still declining in region, but realtor sees reason for hope

In March home sales for the region were down by 60 per cent, they're still down, but not by so much
Local music in elementary school program hits the right notes

Local music in elementary school program hits the right notes

School board was recognized with provincial award after OSS teacher, local parent nominated the board for 'recognizing the importance of music education'