Celebrate World Wetlands Day In Muskoka

Urban wetlands make cities livable in many important ways. They reduce flooding, replenish drinking water, filter waste, provide urban green spaces, and are a source of livelihoods. These wetland benefits grow ever more crucial as the number of people living…

Muskoka Discovery Centre Announces 1st New Permanent Exhibit Since 2006

The Watershed Gallery at the Muskoka Discover Centre in Gravenhurst will be an innovative, interactive virtual exploration of the Muskoka River Watershed. When it opens in July 2018, through cutting-edge technology, visitors will discover how the watershed works and how…

Port Severn Dams & Bridges Project Starts In Summer 2018

In mid-January, tender was awarded for phase one of the rehabilitation of the Port Severn area dams and bridges. After further assessment and deliberation on the upcoming work, Parks Canada has decided to shift project mobilization to summer 2018 after…

Outdoor Rinks Now Open In Bracebridge

Thanks to the volunteer efforts of Correctional Service Canada, Dads of Muskoka, P. Medley and Sons, Call of the Wild Inc., MJC Muskoka Inc., Chris Howey, Mike Jefford and Councillor Mark Quemby, the Outdoor Ice Rinks at Memorial Park and…

Cleaning Up Local Roadways One Can At A Time

A shared love for fitness is making a positive difference for the local environment in Bracebridge’s Oakley Ward. A group of residents who started a local walking club are taking it upon themselves to clean the litter out of ditches…

MAHC Board Appoints New Directors

Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare is pleased to introduce two new Directors appointed to the Board of Directors who now bring the skills-based Board to its full complement of 12 elected Directors following a summer recruitment drive. The MAHC Board of Directors…

Celebrate a Victorian Christmas at Bethune Memorial House

Parks Canada is inviting Canadians to journey back in time to discover how Christmas would have been celebrated at the turn of the 20th Century at Bethune Memorial House National Historic Site. Experience the magic and festive traditions of days…

Magic Builds Ahead Of Muskoka Rock Choir Bracebridge Debut

A first season of practices almost completed, a new local rock choir is set to ‘Take The Bridge’ to tell the story about their small town. On Dec 7, Muskoka Rock Choir Bracebridge Season One will present ‘Taking The Bridge’…

Police Recover Stolen Trailer In Gravenhurst

Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a report of a vehicle travelling the wrong way on Highway 11 in Gravenhurst on Saturday, November 4, at 4:50 a.m. A concerned motorist called to report that a pick-up truck hauling…

Three Orillia Residents Face Drug Charges

On Friday November 03, 2017 the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) executed two warrants in the City of Orillia. At approximately 9:40 p.m. members of the Orillia Crime Unit, Central Region Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU), Central Region Emergency Response Team…

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