Police Seek Tips About Gravenhurst Break And Enters

Police are asking for the public’s assistance with information regarding ongoing investigations into a number of Break and Enters that occurred in the town of Gravenhurst, during September and October, 2017. These incidents occurred at both residential and commercial addresses,…

Health Unit: Many Struggle To Put Food On their Table

About one household in eight in Simcoe Muskoka is struggling with a shortage of money to put food on the table — a situation that has seen little change for more than a decade. The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit’s…

Smoke Alarm Alerts Neighbours to Huntsville Fire

The Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire on Gouldie Street in Huntsville today at  7:30am. A neighbour heard smoke alarms sounding and saw smoke coming from the eaves of the home. Crews from Station 1…

Pair Face Drug Trafficking Charges Following Stop In Muskoka Lakes

Two individuals face drug trafficking charges after being stopped by police in Muskoka Lakes. On Thursday October 26th at 4:00 p.m., the Bracebridge Community Street Crime Unit, along with Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers, conducted a traffic stop on…

Eight Locals Receive 2017 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards

Over 200 people gathered at Mark O’Meara Clubhouse in Huntsville last night as eight women from across Muskoka were presented with 2017 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards – recognized as one of the most prestigious awards in Canada for women. The recipients…

65 Year Old Gravenhurst Man Pronounced Dead Following Collision

A 65 year old Gravenhurst man was pronounced dead after a collision with a hydro pole Monday. Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a single vehicle collision that occurred on Bethune Drive near Winewood Avenue in Gravenhurst on…

Police Seek Orillia Robbery Witnesses

On Thursday October 19th, the Orillia Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a robbery near a local business on Front Street in the City of Orillia. Preliminary investigation revealed, at 8:15 pm, the victim was in the…

29th Annual Great Pumpkin Trail Promises ‘Spooktacular’ Fun

The 29th annual Great Pumpkin Trail Hallowe’en event is taking place at Muskoka Heritage Place on Tuesday, October 31st. This family-focused event is the perfect way to spend Hallowe’en, offering a traffic-free trick-or-treating experience for youngsters and their parents. Participants…

Two Huntsville Youths Charged With Possession of Stolen Vehicle

On Friday October 17th just after 7am, Huntsville Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were advised of a vehicle crash on Echo Bay Rd and South Fairy Lake Rd in the town of Huntsville. Officers attended and found the occupants had left…

Maudie Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets for Fine Films’ Tuesday, November 21 film, MAUDIE, (official trailer below) are now available for $7 at Scotiabank, Gravenhurst, (The bank will match their ticket sales) and Stedman’s until 3 pm the day of the show. Season’s passes covering the remaining 8 films can…

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