Jamie Bestwick Wins 2016 Bill Award in Huntsville

The Town of Huntsville has announced the winner of “The Bill” Award 2016 is Jamie Bestwick. The Bill, presented by Deputy-Mayor Karin Terziano at Council on August 28, 2017 is awarded to a local performing artist based on the applicant’s…

Top Things To Do This Week (Aug 27-Sept 3)

Have the travel bug? Looking to take in a good movie or live music? Some local shopping perhaps? There’s lots happening this coming week, so check out our links below to see what’s going on in your area of Muskoka.…

Electrical Fire Causes $200,000 Damage at Cottage On Young’s Road

An electrical fire starting near an outside light has caused serious damage at a cottage located at 1044-3 Young’s Road in Muskoka Lakes. At 7:55pm Monday night, the Muskoka Lakes Fire Department was dispatched to the blaze which caused $200,000…

Announced In Orillia: Largest Single OPP Drug Seizure Ever

The announcement came today at OPP Headquarters in Orillia: An intercontinental investigation has netted 1,062 kilograms of pure cocaine – the largest single drug seizure in OPP history. At a news conference, OPP Commissioner J.V.N. (Vince) Hawkes, Deputy Commissioner Rick…

24 Year Old Bracebridge Man Charged With Stunt Driving

A 24 year old Bracebridge man has been charged with stunt driving. On Thursday, shortly before 8pm, a member of the West Parry Sound Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was on general patrol on Highway 69 in Henvey Township. Police observed…

Muskoka Lakes Resident Facing Charges After Gravenhurst Man Airlifted To Hospital

Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers were dispatched to attend a single vehicle collision on Muskoka Road 118 near Brackenrig Road in Muskoka Lakes Township on Saturday, August 19th just before midnight. A passerby reported the incident and when officers…

Fine Films Gravenhurst Announce Fall Lineup/Opening Film

Fine Films Gravenhurst are thrilled to announce the Muskoka premiere of the multi-award-winning Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World as the opening film of their Fall Line-Up.   The film will screen on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 7 pm at Peter’s Players.…

MNR Issues Water Safety Statement Covering Muskoka

The MNR is advising area residents that a Water Safety Statement is in effect for the District, which includes the District Municipality of Muskoka, the Territorial District of Parry Sound and a north-west portion in the County of Haliburton. High…

Tee Off In Huntsville To Help Some Great Causes

Get ready to tee-off for the annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament, taking place on Thursday September 7, at Mark O’Meara Golf Course in Huntsville. Every year the event focuses on a charitable theme and proceeds from this year’s tournament will support…

51 Yr Old Woman Charged Following Serious Assault

On Sunday the Orillia Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a serious assault on Peter Street South in the City of Orillia. On August 20, 2017 shortly after 9pm, the Orillia OPP, County of Simcoe Emergency Services…

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