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Man, dog rescued off river ice at Fairy Lake in Huntsville Thursday morning

Firefighters pull a man and his dog to shore in Huntsville Thursday after they went through the ice.HUNTSVILLE A man trying to rescue his dog out on river ice had to himself be rescued Thursday. Firefighters pull a man and his dog to shore in Huntsville Thursday after they went through the ice. Both the man…

Beaver Creek inmate dies in prison

GRAVENHURST — A 67-year-old federal inmate at the Beaver Creek medium/minimum security prison here has died. Correctional Service Canada reports that on February 22, 2017, Muhammad Parvez, an inmate from Beaver Creek Institution died while in our custody. They say…

Bracebridge roads load limit March 4 to May 31

BRACEBRIDGE — Warm weather has sped up the annual date for the loads limitations for heavy trucks and equipment announcement this year. On an annual basis, the Town of Bracebridge implements a period of reduced loads during the spring thaw…

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For day and overnight work.

Woman with cancer requires assistance of private, personal support worker for daytime visits and night-time shifts, midnight to 8 a.m.

Please call Sylvia, at 705-645-8556.

Bala Curling Club postpones Feb. 25 outdoor spiel to March 4; Avery Beach closed for skating; but Vankoughnet shinny tourney outdoors Saturday

Bala Curling Club outdoor spiel moved to March 4.BALA — Due to the wet weather, the Bala Curling Club’s free public outdoor curling bonspiel at the Johnson Cranberry Marsh has been set back from Saturday, Feb. 25, to March 4 Bala Curling Club outdoor spiel moved to March…

40 mm of rain on Friday, Saturday has MNRF once again urging caution around water

Be prepared for road closures this week as water levels rise. The MNRF says water levels are currently normal for this time of year. But they still urge caution.PARRY SOUND-MUSKOKA — As expected with the warm temperatures and a lot of rain expected heading into the weekend, a water watch is on locally. Be prepared for road closures this week as water levels rise. The MNRF says water…

Thieves steal snowmachine’s engine after getting sled stuck in trees

HUNTSVILLEThieves who had trouble stealing a snowmobile had to abandon their attempt when they got stuck in trees — and instead opted to not leave without parts of the sled, including the engine. Police say that on Sunday…

Gravenhurst Girl Guides celebrate Guide with special events

GRAVENHURST — To help celebrate Scout and Guide Week in Canada this week, local guides here are helping out each other and the community. Each of the three main towns in Muskoka  do a variety of activities to promote Guiding…

Collingwood woman, 74, second skier to die on area slopes in 2017

THE BLUE MOUNTAINSA 74-year-old Collingwod woman died Sunday while skiing. OPP from the Collingwood and The Blue Mountains detachment say they were called after the skier was injured while skiing at the Craigleith Ski Club. She was transported…

Police say vacant Bass Lake building fire Sunday ‘suspicious’

ORO-MEDONTE — Provincial police from Barrie are investigating a “suspicious” fire here early Sunday. They say they were called to the structure fire February 19 at 4:50 a.m. OPP and Oro-Medonte Fire and Emergency Services responded to Bass Lake Side…

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