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Drivers and boaters reminded to stay sober behind the wheel this weekend

Drivers and boaters reminded to stay sober behind the wheel this weekend

OPP urge you to change risky driving habits that have bad results
Stay safe on the water this weekend, OPP urge

Stay safe on the water this weekend, OPP urge

Local OPP marine unit has already logged more than 135 patrol hours on area waterways since April 22
Midland man charged with stunt driving near Bracebridge

Midland man charged with stunt driving near Bracebridge

Man also facing three other charges has bail hearing today
Area woman faces drug-trafficking charge for second time in two months

Area woman faces drug-trafficking charge for second time in two months

The 44-year-old woman was released on a promise to appear in court following both arrests
Plane wreckage expected to be raised from Severn Sound today

Plane wreckage expected to be raised from Severn Sound today

Transportation Safety Board of Canada has closed its investigation following Oro-Medonte man's suicide
Don't fall for new COVID-19-related online health scams, OPP warn

Don't fall for new COVID-19-related online health scams, OPP warn

OPP warn the public to beware of companies that claim cures and prevention for COVID-19
As deaths rise, OPP urge drivers to 'drive like your life depends on it'

As deaths rise, OPP urge drivers to 'drive like your life depends on it'

There have been an increase in road fatalities as well as the leading behaviours linked to the deaths, OPP says
Severn man arrested in Midland wanted by Orillia OPP

Severn man arrested in Midland wanted by Orillia OPP

OPP found cocaine, fentanyl, oxycodone and hydromorphone in man's possession Wednesday
Driver clocked at 168 km/h in a 100 km/h zone

Driver clocked at 168 km/h in a 100 km/h zone

Her licence was suspended for seven days and her vehicle was impounded
Stunt driver charged on Highway 400 near Vasey Road

Stunt driver charged on Highway 400 near Vasey Road

Driver loses her licence and vehicle Wednesday evening