The 15-year-old girl who was taken into custody after a weapon call at Parry Sound High School is facing two charges. The girl has been charged with possessing a dangerous weapon and forcible confinement. The school went into lock down and then a hold and secure yesterday afternoon. Police haven’t said what type of weapon […]
Ontario is helping communities in northeastern Ontario boost tourism, attract investment and create jobs. Projects in northeastern Ontario that have recently been approved for funding from the Rural Economic Development program include two for Almaguin. The Village of Burk’s Falls will receive close to $29,000 to rehabilitate the Towne Cinema, including replacement of obsolete equipment which […]
If you’re out going shopping for those last minute Christmas gifts, make sure you do what you need to do to keep your car safe from theft. This weekend is the last major weekend for holiday shopping and OPP Constable Lynda Cranney has some tips you should follow. Cranney says the OPP tends to see […]
Police are asking residents to secure your cottages this winter season. The OPP says seasonal break ins are not new and are often preventable. If you plan on being away from your cottage during the winter months police suggest your follow these tips. Remove any firearms or weapons, don’t leave behind any valuables, secure your […]
Schools out for the Christmas break. The Trillium Lakelands District School Board students actually have a PA Day today, while students in the Catholic school board are at school for the last time this year. Municipalities across Muskoka will have activities scheduled throughout the winter break. Kids won’t be back in school until January 5th.
Construction could begin this summer on the controversial hydro station in Bala Falls. Swift River Energy Ltd. Director, Frank Belerique says the first phase of construction is set to begin in June. Belerique says the biggest issue they’ve had with the project is the eight years it’s taken to get to where they are today. […]
Residents in Huntsville and the surround areas looking to plant trees on their property don’t have to pay for the full cost. Trees Ontario is offering subsidies for land owners looking to plant two and half acres or more. It’s through the provincial government’s 50 Million Tree Program, which pledges to plant 50 million trees […]
The Almaguin Highlands OPP is looking for the people responsible for breaking into the Kwik-Way in South River. Police say it happened something overnight on Sunday December 14th. Someone went into the store and stole a large amount of cash and cigarettes. If you saw anything suspicious around the store on Sunday, the OPP wants […]
The Huntsville Jr. C. Otters want to continue their winning streak on home ice tonight. The team takes on Orillia at 8pm. The Otters will then head to Erin, Saturday, to face the Shamorcks at 7:30pm. The Otters are currently third place in the season.
The Huntsville Minor Hockey Association and the South Muskoka Minor Hockey Association have teamed up to host two Rival Days when teams from each association will face off against each other. Tomorrow is the first Rival Day in Huntsville where nine teams will hit the ice at the Canada Summit Centre. Games will run from […]