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New Orillia bylaw allows fire department to recover costs for its services like accidents

New Orillia bylaw allows fire department to recover costs for its services like accidents

Orillia fire chief says he expects the fire department to recoup about $150,000 in 2024 — in all cases, funds will come from citizens' insurance companies
Ontario study explains how small towns can attract film industry

Ontario study explains how small towns can attract film industry

Set to be released Feb. 29, the overall question the study seeks to answer is, 'what will it take to draw film production beyond the GTA?'
Local Conestoga College unions call for president to resign

Local Conestoga College unions call for president to resign

Joint letter sent to the Conestoga Board of Governors by OPSEU Locals 238 and 237
Well known businessman, owner of Vic's Shoe Repair, passes away

Well known businessman, owner of Vic's Shoe Repair, passes away

'It saddens us to announce the passing of our father Vic'
Northern Ontario Mining Showcase to feature 112 northern Ontario suppliers at PDAC 2024

Northern Ontario Mining Showcase to feature 112 northern Ontario suppliers at PDAC 2024

'The showcase provides a unique opportunity for exhibitors to increase sales, exports and showcase Northern Ontario innovation, including some of the latest in mining equipment, tools, products, services, and clean-tech'
Coldest Night of the year fundraising a challenge

Coldest Night of the year fundraising a challenge

'This is how we make our living'
Foul play officially ruled out in death of Sudbury city councillor

Foul play officially ruled out in death of Sudbury city councillor

A release from GSPS states that the postmortem was conducted on Tuesday, Feb. 20, confirming that his death was attributed to medical causes
Comedian with 'dysfunctional life' to appear at Capitol Centre

Comedian with 'dysfunctional life' to appear at Capitol Centre

Derek Seguin: Life of Leisure Tour is coming to the Betty Speers Theatre
East Ferris’ and Bell’s internet connection re-established

East Ferris’ and Bell’s internet connection re-established

‘The provincial government remains committed to ensuring that all communities have access to high-speed internet by the end of 2025,’ ministry confirmed
Outdoor hockey game to raise funds for Ronald McDonald House

Outdoor hockey game to raise funds for Ronald McDonald House

'For over a year, our family lived at the Ronald McDonald House in Ottawa while our daughter Jillian received cancer treatment'