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Spaghetti Lunch Fundraiser Raises Over $1000 For United Way of Simcoe Muskoka

Collingwood and The Blue Mountains OPP hosted a fundraising event on November 16th for the United Way of Simcoe Muskoka. The spaghetti lunch fundraiser took place at the Collingwood OPP detachment where members from many different community resources and services

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Weather Network Says: Canadians Should Expect A Wild Ride From Start To Finish

“As a whole, Canadians should expect a wild ride from start to finish,” Chris Scott, Chief Meteorologist at The Weather Network, says of Winter 2017/18. “It’s safe to say we’ll all be participating in winter this year.” An active storm

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Toronto-York TTC Subway Extension Set to Open in 29 Days

The new TTC subway extension from Downsview Park Station in Toronto to the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre in York Region will open on Dec. 17, just 29 days from today. The new subway extension will provide subway service that moves beyond

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Drugs, Cash Taken in Break and Enter in Bradford

Just before 9 a.m. on November 16, 2017, South Simcoe Police responded to a break and enter to a pharmacy in Bradford where prescription drugs and cash were stolen. Police say that sometime during the night of November 15 to

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Celebrate the Holiday Season at Aurora’s Christmas Tree Lighting

Celebrate the start of the holiday season with family, friends and neighbours at Aurora’s 12th annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. On Wednesday, December 6, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Aurora Town Hall, you can watch fire juggling and live theatre,

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Rainfall Warning for Central Ontario Could Lead to Icy Roads on Saturday

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement in effect for the following areas: Barrie – Collingwood – Hillsdale Midland – Coldwater – Orr Lake Orillia – Lagoon City – Washago Innisfil – New Tecumseth – Angus City of Toronto

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Markham Resident Wins $100,000 With Encore

Congratulations are in order to Bing Jian Situ of Markham for winning $100,000 with Encore in the November 8, 2017 LOTTO 6/49 draw. Encore can be played in conjunction with most online lottery games for an extra $1. There is an Encore draw every day. The winning ticket

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Nottawasaga OPP to Take on St. Thomas Aquinas in Hockey Challenge

The Nottawasaga Detachment of the OPP will be participating in a Hockey Challenge with the students from St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School in the month of November. We encourage the public to come out and enjoy the game. Admission

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New Home Program Aims to Reduce Homelessness in York Region

The Regional Municipality of York is launching a new program called Home Now to help people experiencing chronic homelessness more quickly move into permanent housing. “Every York Region resident deserves the right to have a safe place to call home

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Local Sikh Community Contributes $225,000 to Markham Stouffville Hospital

The Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation will celebrate The Sikh Community and its tremendous generosity at a reception and sign unveiling on November 21. Earlier this year The Sikh Community hosted a fundraising gala in honour of the 350th birthday of Guru Gobind

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Winter Tire Discount, Track My Plow Keeping Roads Safer

With snow already falling in parts of Ontario, the province is making it easier for drivers to stay safe on the roads this winter. Minister of Transportation Steven Del Duca was at a Canadian Tire in Toronto today, along with

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Bradford Man One of Two Facing Human Trafficking Charges in Durham Region

A 22-year old from Bradford is one of two men arrested by the OPP’s Highway Safety Division Crime Unit in connection to a human trafficking investigation. The charges stem from incidents that occurred in a number of hotels in the Durham

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Drug Warrant Leads to Charges Against Two Orillia Residents

On Wednesday November 15, 2017 the OPP executed a warrant at a home on Albert Street North in Orillia At approximately 7:30 a.m. members of the Orillia and Bracebridge Community Street Crime Unit, along with several other OPP units, entered

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South Simcoe Police Wrap Up Investigation into Assault Near Bradford School

On November 2, 2017, South Simcoe Police were called to investigate an alleged assault that was reported to have occurred near an Elementary School on Professor Day Drive in Bradford the day before. Police conducted an extensive investigation into this matter, through

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Oro-Medonte Driver Charged with Impaired after RIDE Check

Just On Thursday November 16, 2017, Barrie OPP officers stopped a vehicle at a R.I.D.E. check near Ridge Road and Line 2 in Oro-Medonte. After an investigation the 23-year old driver from Oro-Medonte was charged with Impaired Driving and having in

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