Water Safety Statement In Effect For Local Areas

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) – Parry Sound District is advising area residents that a Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety is in effect for the District, which includes the District Municipality of Muskoka, the Territorial District…

Reminder About Fireworks Safety This Weekend

The Township of Muskoka Lakes is reminding residents if they are going to use fireworks this weekend to abide by the Township of Muskoka Lakes Fireworks By-law 2016-092. This Bylaw can be found on the Township Website at www.muskokalakes.ca. The…

Hear Author Amy Stuart In Bracebridge July 20th

On Thursday, July 20th, join Muskoka Authors Association as they welcome guest-speaker, author Amy Stuart. Amy understands writers. “All writers – aspiring, emerging, established – can come up with many reasons why it’s difficult to find the time and energy…

Weigh In On Hydro Rates July 13th in Bracebridge

Residents of Parry Sound-Muskoka will have a chance to let the Ontario government and the Ontario Energy Board know what they think of Hydro One’s proposed increases at an OEB Hearing on July 13th in Bracebridge. “While the Wynne government…

Pop-Up Farmer’s Market Happening In Port Carling Friday

Pusateri’s pop up farmer’s market will kick off their new weekly grocery delivery service to the heart of cottage country. Friday, between 12 and 3pm, the public is invited to attend 98 Maple St., in Port Carling (the parking lot…

Woman Assaulted, Orillia OPP Seek Witnesses

Police in Orillia are seeking tips after a woman was assaulted at a residence on Front Street South yesterday. On Monday they responded to a call at 7:00 p.m. – police were dispatched to reports of an injured woman. When…

Namast’ay in Muskoka Yoga Studio & Boutique Opens This Friday in Bala

“I bow to the divine in you,” is just one meaning of the traditional yoga greeting of  “namaste.”  But when Jasmine Keith, proprietor of Bala’s newest business – Namast’ay in Muskoka Yoga Studio and Boutique, greets you with this ancient…

20 yr old Bracebridge man charged following forklift theft

A 20 yr old Bracebridge man faces numerous charges after police received a complaint about a stolen forklift on Sunday. Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to the complaint at an address on Highway 118 East in Bracebridge at…

Hamlet Bridge on Severn River will undergo repairs July 10th to 21st.

Parks Canada says the Hamlet Bridge on the Severn River will be closed for repair intermittently July 10th, 2017 through July 21st, 2017 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. The Hamlet Bridge, which is part of the…

New war memorial activity area opens Canada Day at Bethune House

A new outdoor war memorial activity area opens at Bethune House in Gravenhurst on Canada Day. By encouraging Canadians to visit their national parks and historical places, and providing them with the information and means to enjoy them, Parks Canada…

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