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Police Seek Person of Interest In Connection to Grocery Theft
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 


Bracebridge OPP is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a person of interest in relation to a theft of groceries from the Sobeys store in Gravenhurst. 

 



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Councilors Consider Moving Big Events From Annie Williams Park
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 


Big events at Annie Williams Park in Bracebridge are taking its toll on the park

 



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Huntsville Crime Wave Continues
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 


A resident in a home on Florence Street in Huntsville was shocked to find a strange man going through someone's wallet yesterday.

 



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Huntsville's General Committee Meets Today
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 


Huntsville's General Committee will be meeting this morning

 



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Train Station Sold For $2
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 


On Monday, Huntsville council voted to sell off the Huntsville Train Station for $2.

 



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Community In Bloom Visits Gravenhurst on Thursday
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 


The Town of Gravenhurst is participating in the National Edition of Communities in Bloom in the Canada 150 Category

 



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When Winnie Knew Generates $4,450 Donation To Huntsville Hospital Foundation
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 


Yesterday at Huntsville's council meeting the town presented a cheque for $4,450 to the Huntsville Hospital Foundation.

 



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Crime Wave In Huntsville
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 


In the past month, members of the Huntsville OPP have responded to several break and enters in Huntsville and Lake of Bays Twp.   

 



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Rash Of Thefts in Kearney & Almaguin
Monday, July 24, 2017 


Police are investigatng several break, enter and thefts between Kearney and Emsdale that occurred sometime during the overnight last week. 

 



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Pride Flag Raisings Take Place Today
Monday, July 24, 2017 


Muskoka Pride week continues with Pride Flag raisings at all 6 area municipalities in Muskoka today.

 



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Bracebridge Man Charged With Child Porn Offences
Monday, July 24, 2017 


The OPP Child Sexual Exploitation Unit and Bracebridge OPP arrested and charged a Bracebridge man following a one year long, internet luring investigation.

 



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Vandals Damage Children's Centre
Friday, July 21, 2017 


On Monday Police (OPP) investigated a break enter and mischief to the Children's Centre on Highway 592 and Birchdale Road in Perry Twp.

 



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Gravenhurst Announces Winners of Built Heritage Awards
Friday, July 21, 2017 


The Town of Gravenhurst Municipal Heritage Committee  announced this year’s recipients of the Built Heritage Awards. 

 



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Muskoka Pride Week Kicks Off Today
Friday, July 21, 2017 


The Muskoka Pride Festival kicks-off this afternoon at River Mill Park in downtown Huntsville starting at 3PM.  It features activities for the whole family.

 



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Police Ask For Help Finding Missing Woman
Friday, July 21, 2017 


Police (OPP) are asking for help locating a missing person in Tay Township.

 



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Buddy Benches Coming to Two Schools This September
Friday, July 21, 2017 


For over a year, Brittany Robbins has been adamant about having buddy benches at every elementary school in the community.

 



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Speeding Driver Charged With Impaired
Thursday, July 20, 2017 


Police stopped a vehicle on Hwy 11 after receiving a tip of a possible impaired driver on Saturday.

 



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Santa Fest Happening in Bracebridge on Saturday
Thursday, July 20, 2017 


Santa will be coming to town – Bracebridge that is, to help celebrate Santa Fest on Saturday starting with the Santa Claus Parade at 11am.

 



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Kirby's Beach In Bracebridge Gets New Accessible Washrooms
Thursday, July 20, 2017 


Bracebridge residents are being invited to join the Town of Bracebridge, the Rotary Club and members of the Bracebridge Accessibility Advisory Committee to celebrate the opening of the newly renovated accessible washrooms at Kirby’s Beach Park

 



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Local Musician Joins Stage For Ontario's 150th Birthday Celebration Concert
Thursday, July 20, 2017 


Local Musician Juan Barbosa has been added to the line-up for the free ONtour Concert Series in Huntsville on August 16.

 



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Car Full of People Charged With Drug Offences
Thursday, July 20, 2017 


The West Parry Sound OPP laid several drug related charges to a group of people after a traffic stop on July 1st.

 



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Water Quality Advisory In Effect For Port Sydney Beach
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 


The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit has issued an water quality advisory for the Port Sydney beach.

 



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OPP Reminds Drivers To Watch For Motorcycles
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 


A particularly tragic weekend had the OPP responding to four fatal collisions, which claimed the lives of seven people, including three motorcyclists.       

 



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Road Closures in Huntsville On Friday
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 


Downtown Huntsville will be holding their annual Midnight Madness on Friday and that means road closures.

 



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Urban Slide Cancels Huntsville Stop
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 


The Urban Slide which was scheduled to make a stop in August in Huntsville has cancelled the event.  

 



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Oriole Crescent In Gravenhurst Closed Due to a Washout
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 


The Town of Gravenhurst Infrastructure department has issued a ROAD CLOSURE at 110 Oriole Crescent, due to a washout. 

 



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Woman Dies After Losing Control of Car and Hitting Tree
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 


The Almaguin Highlands OPP responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Monday at approximately 1:30 p.m.

 



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Boat Operator Faces Alcohol Charges
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 


A man is facing alcohol charges after OPP Marine Unit stopped his boat on Saturday.

 



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Police Identify Man Killed in Motorcycle/Car Crash
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 


On Saturday, July 15, 2017 just after 6:00 p.m., Police (OPP) responded to a two-vehicle collision on Muskoka Road 169 near Readman Road in Gravenhurst.  

 



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Attempted Robbery In Bracebridge
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 


Bracebridge OPP responded to an attempted robbery that occurred at a downtown Bracebridge convenience store last night at 7:30 p.m. 

 



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Car Hits Four Bikers, Two Dead
Monday, July 17, 2017 


Two people are dead and two other received serious injuries after a car collided with a group of motorcycle rider on Saturday. 

 



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Kerr Park Tennis Courts Get Upgrade
Monday, July 17, 2017 


The tennis courts at Kerr Park in Bracebridge have taken the next stage in their ongoing renovations.

 



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Man Dies Trying To Stop Truck
Monday, July 17, 2017 


On Saturday July 15th at about 10:00 a.m.,  the Muskoka Lakes Fire Dept, Muskoka Paramedic Services and the OPP all responded an address on Todholm Drive in the Port Carling area regarding a report of a man pinned by a tree.

 



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Miller Speaks Out at OEB Hearing
Monday, July 17, 2017 


Last week Norm Miller, MPP for Parry Sound-Muskoka, was among the presenters to oppose Hydro One’s proposed delivery charge increases at the Ontario Energy Board hearing in Bracebridge.  

 



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Impaired Drivers Taken Off The Road
Monday, July 17, 2017 


Police took a pair of impaired drivers off the road last week.

 



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Keys Left in Unlocked Car Gets Stolen
Monday, July 17, 2017 


Police are searching for a car that was stolen on Friday, July 14th.

 



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Sidewalks Cited As Safety Issue In Bracebridge
Friday, July 14, 2017 


Concerns over the safety of pedestrians in the Bracebridge Falls area sparked a debate during Bracebridge’s most recent general committee meeting on Tuesday.

 



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Police Clock Driver Doing 184 In A 100km Zone
Friday, July 14, 2017 


Police have been busy with speeders on area roads.  

 



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Lake Of Bays Asks Residents to Write Premier Over OPP Costs
Friday, July 14, 2017 


Lake of Bays Mayor Bob Young has written a letter to his constituents explaining his concern over what his  municipality pays for OPP costs.

 



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MAHC Calls For Volunteers
Friday, July 14, 2017 


Muskoka Algonquin Health Care (MAHC) is inviting residents to get involved in your local hospital by applying to join the skills-based team of volunteer directors at the MAHC

 



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OPP Warn Trespassers To Stay Away From Muskoka Regional Centre
Thursday, July 13, 2017 


The OPP are reminding people that the former Muskoka Regional Centre in Gravenhurst, is private property and trespassing is not allowed

 



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Plane Crash Lands in Rama
Thursday, July 13, 2017 


Yesterday afternoon, OPP, the Rama Police Service, and Ramara Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a downed aircraft on Lake St. John.

 



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Nominations Open For Daisy Awards
Thursday, July 13, 2017 


It’s time to nominate your favourite landscaped front yard in Gravenhurst.

 



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Firefighter Recruitment Drive Underway In Gravenhurst
Thursday, July 13, 2017 


The annual spring and summer effort to recruit volunteer firefighters in Gravenhurst has been met with ‘good interest’ from the local community according to the Fire Chief Larry Brassard.

 



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Bracebridge Calls For More Patrols On Muskoka River
Thursday, July 13, 2017 


Bracebridge councilors wants more cops on the water.

 



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Effect of Development Charge Cuts Inconclusive
Thursday, July 13, 2017 


The effect of significant cuts to development fees in Bracebridge remains unclear some three years after the policy was initiated.

 



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MAHC Predicts $3 Million Shortfall for 2017-2018
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 


The head of Muskoka Algonquin Health Care (MAHC) painted a grim picture of the organization's financial condition

 



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Muskoka Pride Festival Kicks Off July 21st
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 


Muskoka Pride has announced that July 21st through 30th is the 2017 Muskoka Pride Festival.  

 



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Fire Dept To Demonstrate Home Fire Sprinklers
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 


The Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department has been awarded a $1,000 stipend from the national nonprofit Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition

 



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Intern To Focus on Invasive Species in Muskoka
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 


Muskoka Watershed Council welcomed Rebecca Jackson to their outreach team...

 



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District Seeks Feedback On New Official Plan
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 


The District of Muskoka will be hosting several public open houses and consultations in coming weeks to collect feedback from the community and stakeholders regarding draft official plan policies.

 



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Bracebridge Launches Campaign To Attract New Business
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 


Yesterday the Town of Bracebridge launched THE BRIDGE to More – an investment attraction campaign

 



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MAHST Report Promises Better Access To Healthcare
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 


Huntsville Councilors got a look at the final report from the Muskoka and Area Health Transformation System (MAHST) council yesterday

 



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New Bus Service in Gravenhurst Starts Today
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 


Gravenhurst's ‘The Loop’ Pilot Transit system is geared up and ready to go!

 



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Orillia Area Man Charged With Possession & Making Available Child Pornography
Monday, July 10, 2017 


The OPP Child Sexual Exploitation Unit arrested and charged an Orillia man after receiving multiple reports from various social media outlets that an unknown person was uploading images of child sexual abuse to the Internet. 

 



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OEB Holds Hearings Into Hydro One Increases in Bracebridge
Monday, July 10, 2017 


The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) is bringing its rate review process to Bracebridge on Thursday.

 



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Hydro One Says Most Power Outages Will Be Fixed Today
Monday, July 10, 2017 


There are still thousands without power this morning after Friday's storm.  

 



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Police Warn of Counterfeit Bills
Monday, July 10, 2017 


Police are warning residents of counterfeit currency making the rounds, which can leave consumers and vendors as victims in its wake.

 



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Rotary Dockfest Donates $5000 Each to Hospice & Fairvern
Monday, July 10, 2017 


The Rotary Dockfest in Huntsville was a huge success on the weekend.  

 



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MAHC Gets Go Ahead To Start Planning New Hospital
Monday, July 10, 2017 


Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) has received the green light to proceed to Stage 1 Proposal planning, the next step in the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care’s capital planning process.

 



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Fire Destroys $7 Million Cottage
Saturday, July 8, 2017 


Just after midnight Saturday, the Muskoka Lakes Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire on Peninsula Road in Muskoka Lakes. 

 



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Bathtub Derby Takes Place On Saturday
Friday, July 7, 2017 


The Bathtub Derby returns on  Saturday during Rotary Dockfest, which is promising a whole day of family fun including the famous bathtub races on the Muskoka River in Downtown Huntsville.

 



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Road Closures This Weekend
Friday, July 7, 2017 


Special events being held this weekend will mean road closures in Bracebridge Huntsville and Lake of Bays, Saturday & Sunday.

 



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Speed A Contributing Factor in Five Deaths Over Canada Day Long Weekend
Friday, July 7, 2017 


As we start another summer weekend, OPP report that the Canada Day Long Weekend ended on a tragic note with five people dying in collisions on OPP-patrolled roads.

 



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Man Face Firearms Charges
Friday, July 7, 2017 


A Whitestone area man is facing charges stemming from a search warrant executed in March.

 



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Police Seek Help Locating Stolen Camper
Friday, July 7, 2017 


Thieves made off with a camper trailer from a compound in earlier this week.

 



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