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Archive for: March, 2017

MAHC’s CAO Bubela tops list of 110 hospital, municipal government workers on Sunshine list

Mark Clairmont | MUSKOKA — Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare CAO Natalie Bubela tops a list of 110 hospital and municipal government-paid workers on the province’s ‘Sunshine list.’ All made more than $100,000 in salary in 2016. Bubela earned $244,000, among 53 employees at MAHC. MPP Norm Miller earned $127,000, by comparison. Five of the seven […]

Bracebridge woman, 54, dies in ATV accident early Friday morning

BRACEBRIDGE — A Bracebridge woman is dead after an ATV collision early this morning, when it left the road, rolling down into a creek. Provincial police here say they responded to a single vehicle all-terrain vehicle collision that occurred on Col Maude Trail in Bracebridge at 4:45 a.m. March 31, 2017. Two people were riding […]

Rotary/HFA’s ‘Willy Wonka’ tantalizingly sweet treat no chocolate lover, or music theatre lover can resist at Algonquin Theatre

Mark Clairmont | Photos by Jon Snelson | HFA HUNTSVILLE — The elevator pitch: A sweet kid is lured into a fantastical factory full of Oompa-Loompas, with a promise of chocolate, by an eccentric nut bar in a top hat. Could be creepy. Anywhere else, but on stage, the audience would be calling the […]

Driver arrested in hit-and-run accident on Hwy. 60

HUNTSVILLE — Police have identified the driver wanted in a hit-and-run accident here on Hwy. 60 almost two weeks ago. They say shortly after 1 a.m. on Saturday March 18, 2017, OPP at Huntsville and Muskoka Paramedics responded to a 911 call for an injured pedestrian east of Allison’s Point Road in Huntsville. A 33-year-old […]

9 Weismiller Lumber workers in Bala split $60,538 LOTT0 6/49 prize

TORONTO — The gang at Weismiller Lumber in Bala has been buying lotto tickets together for years. “We’ve won a few small ones here and there,” said Dave Weismiller this morning. But they started off 2017 splitting $60,538 nine ways after winning the Dec. 31, 2016 LOTTO 6/49 draw. The group matched five numbers plus […]

OPP in Orillia investigating sexual assault after victim let alleged ‘workman’ into home

ORILLIA — Provincial police here are investigating a reported sexual assault Tuesday after the victim let the male suspect into her house under the premise that some work needed to be done.  Police say in a release that the investigation is still in the early stages. However, the OPP would like to remind the public […]

Huntsville TED talk on ‘Art of Belonging’ and building community Thursday night

HUNTSVILLE — The Muskoka Family Network and Community Living Huntsville hope a free live webcast Thursday at the Waterloo Centre here on the “Art of Belonging” will “will help spark conversations that will encourage” residents to discuss what it means to belong to and build a community. Partners for Planning is hosting this TED talk […]

Repeat offender picked up in Barrie by ROPE squad

BARRIE — A repeat offender who fled on parole has been apprehended here. The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (R.O.P.E.) Squad would like to advise the public that federal offender Ryan Hamelin, who went unlawfully at large on March 18, 2017, was picked up in Barrie on Tuesday. He was located and arrested by the Provincial […]

Rama beginning talks with federal, provincial governments on 1923 Williams Treaties staff RAMA — Terms of negotiation have been set for treaty talks involving the Chippewas of Rama, Chippewas of Georgian Bay and five other First Nations across Central Ontario. Negotiations to Begin Towards the Joint Resolution of Long-Standing Treaty-Related Dispute The Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario and the seven Williams Treaties First […]

Potential for flooding in south branch of Muskoka River and Moon River/Bala area continues, says Monday’s MNRF bulletin

PARRY SOUND-MUSKOKA — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Parry Sound District is advising area residents that a “Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety” is in effect for its local district here, which includes Muskoka, Parry Sound and north-west Haliburton. The announcement came out Monday, March 27, at 3 p.m. However, they say […]

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