Liberals announce $2.7 million to accelerate business in Muskoka

The Government of Canada is investing $2,772,519 to give business a boost throughout the Muskoka region. The strategic investment, announced today, will support seven priority projects that will be led by six local organizations that include Parry Sound–Muskoka Community Network,…

Heavy Rain Forecast Leading Into Wednesday

A Special Weather Statement is in effect for parts of Muskoka with a lot of rain being forecast heading into Wednesday. The statement covers the following areas of Muskoka: Huntsville – Baysville Town of Parry Sound – Rosseau – Killbear…

Biker Gang Dangers Prompt New OPP Video

As part of the Project SILKSTONE investigation into illegal firearms and drug trafficking, the OPP has released a video about the dangers that biker gangs pose to residents. The second video in the series features Detective Staff Sergeant Len ISNOR…

Top Things To Do This Weekend (Feb 25-26)

Music, Sledding and Fat Biking – it’s all happening in our region this weekend! To check out where events are occurring in your neighborhood, check out our links below. Feb 25 – The AC/DC Show – Huntsville https://www.facebook.com/events/1801271106778486/ Feb 25…

5.3 percent tax increase for Bracebridge residents

Taxes are going up in Bracebridge again. Town Council has approved the 2017 Municipal Budget and Business Plan for the Town of Bracebridge. The development and adoption of the Town’s annual Municipal Budget and Business Plan is one of the…

MAHC Board of Directors Seeks Applicants

Get involved in your local hospital by applying to join the skills-based, community-oriented team of volunteer directors at Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) as a board member or community member of a standing board committee. Previous experience on boards with similar…

Barn Raising Project showing at Canada Summit Centre

The Town of Huntsville is presenting The Barn Raising Project, a new, free art exhibit at the Canada Summit Centre, on until April 2. Presented by the Huronia Branch of the Ontario Rug Hooking Craft Guild in collaboration with the…

Huntsville man falls through ice trying to rescue dog

Huntsville/Lake of Bays firefighters, along with OPP and Muskoka Paramedic Services, responded to Scott’s Point on Fairy Lake in Huntsville for a person that had fallen through the ice. A male had traveled out onto the frozen portion of the…

Watershed Conditions Statement-Water Safety in effect for Muskoka

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry-Parry Sound District is advising residents that a Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety is in effect for Muskoka, Parry Sound and a northwest portion of Haliburton. High water levels and flow conditions are…

Local CAS workers have voices heard at Queen’s Park

This morning MPP for Parry Sound-Muskoka Norm Miller raised questions at Queen’s Park about the plight facing local Children’s Aid Society workers. Present in the public gallery today were 48 of the 140 CAS workers who have been locked out…

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