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Erika Engel

Erika Engel

Erika Engel regularly covers all things Collingwood as a journalist and the editor of CollingwoodToday.ca

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Recent Work by Erika

Sedatives in opioids part of fatal ‘toxicity crisis’: nurse

Sedatives in opioids part of fatal ‘toxicity crisis’: nurse

The discovery of the tranquilizer and sedative medetomidine in opioids sold in Toronto this year is one of many such discoveries revealing an increasingly toxic unregulated drug supply
Parole revoked for man who killed Collingwood woman in 1989

Parole revoked for man who killed Collingwood woman in 1989

James Brown was convicted of killing Debbie Timlock in 1992 and was granted full parole in 2018, which has now been revoked
Three teens charged with assault after fight on street

Three teens charged with assault after fight on street

A 14-year-old victim was taken to hospital with minor injuries and later released
24-hour ski relay event returns with aim to raise $250K

24-hour ski relay event returns with aim to raise $250K

24H Blue MTN supports local hospital and Special Olympics while also offering more than 350 people a chance to ski all day and night
'Surreal': Enlightened local woman creates app to help read menus

'Surreal': Enlightened local woman creates app to help read menus

Prabha Mattappally created a simple app to help people read small text in dimly lit restaurants
12-day hearing planned for Collingwood man accused of killing wife

12-day hearing planned for Collingwood man accused of killing wife

Crown, defence lawyers in James Schwalm case met with judge today to confirm preliminary hearing would proceed in April
Air Force vet, Avro Arrow worker celebrates 107th birthday

Air Force vet, Avro Arrow worker celebrates 107th birthday

Collingwood resident Gerald McCulloch marked another trip around the sun with a party and bagpipe concert
Orillia man pleads guilty to 'brutal, degrading' murder

Orillia man pleads guilty to 'brutal, degrading' murder

John Collins admits to killing his girlfriend and living in her Collingwood home with her body for five days
Man accused of murder in Elnaz Hajtamiri abduction in court today

Man accused of murder in Elnaz Hajtamiri abduction in court today

Pre-trial proceedings are still underway with the next appearance in January, no trial dates set yet
Llast Llama back at home, bringing an end to the trio's traipse

Llast Llama back at home, bringing an end to the trio's traipse

Three llamas that escaped their enclosure on Nov. 10 are now all back home
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