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Huntsville Council Meets Tonight
Monday, January 22, 2018 


Huntsville Council will be meeting tonight and plan to discuss the capital roads plan as well as an increase in the monthly cost to provide transit services.

 



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Bracebridge Councilors Concerned Over Bridge Needs Report
Monday, January 22, 2018 


The bridges of Bracebridge need at least $4.4 million in repairs over the next 10 years.

 



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Traffic A Problem At Bracebridge Public School According to Councilors
Monday, January 22, 2018 


There are no traffic problems in front of Bracebridge Public School as far as the school board is concerned.

 



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Woman Wanted On Outstanding Warrant Apprehended At RIDE Check
Monday, January 22, 2018 


On Friday, the Huntsville Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were conducting R.I.D.E. on Hwy # 60 in Huntsville where just before midnight a vehicle entered the R.I.D.E. lane as normal, the officers recognizing the passenger in the vehicle to be a woman who was wanted on an outstanding warrant.

 



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Freezing Rain Warning In Effect
Monday, January 22, 2018 


Freezing rain warning in effect for:

Bracebridge - Gravenhurst
Huntsville - Baysville
Burks Falls  Parry Sound 

 



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Bus Cancellations
Monday, January 22, 2018 


Due to Environment Canada's forecast for freezing rain all buses to schools in Muskoka for Trillium Lakelands District School Board have been cancelled for  Monday January 22, 2018.

 



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Environment Canada Calling For Freezing Rain
Saturday, January 20, 2018 


Special weather statement is in effect for:

  • Bracebridge - Gravenhurst
  • Huntsville - Baysville
  • Burks Falls - South River
  • Town of Parry Sound 

 



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Quick Change Artist Hits Huntsville Business
Friday, January 19, 2018 


Huntsville OPP are warning merchants of a "quick change artist" in the area.

 



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Bus Cancellations
Friday, January 19, 2018 


All buses to schools in Muskoka & Haliburton for Trillium Lakelands District School Board have been cancelled. All buses to Honey Harbour Public School are cancelled. 

 



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Muskoka Lakes Twp Warns Residents of Planned Power Outage
Thursday, January 18, 2018 


Muskoka Lakes Township is advising area residents that on Sunday January 21, 2018 Hydro One has a planned power outage for the areas of Bala, Torrance, and Walker’s Point.

 



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Hospitals Enact Additional Precautions As Flu Activity Peaks
Thursday, January 18, 2018 


On the heels of widespread community influenza activity in the region, Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) is taking additional steps to reduce the risk of exposure to the flu at the hospitals.

 



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Cancer Support Group Seeks Input on Programs & Services
Thursday, January 18, 2018 


A not for profit organization that recently opened up to support those living with a cancer diagnosis is seeking input from the public on the types of programs, services and events that they offer.

 



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Muskoka Heritage Place Ends The Year on a High Note
Thursday, January 18, 2018 


The Town of Huntsville says that Muskoka Heritage Place ended the year on a high note in 2017.

 



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High Speed Fibre Internet Coming to Gravenhurst
Thursday, January 18, 2018 


Lakeland Energy's fibre optic division Lakeland Networks, celebrated a new high speed internet expansion yesterday. 

 



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Cann Lake Opens For Skating
Thursday, January 18, 2018 


The Town of Huntsville announced that the Cann Lake Outdoor Rink is open and available for use

 



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Bracebridge Mayor Presents Concerns to Province on Healthcare & Infrastructure
Thursday, January 18, 2018 


On Tuesday, Bracebridge Mayor Graydon Smith, on behalf of Town Council, travelled to Sudbury to make a presentation to the Provincial Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs. 

 



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Women's March This Saturday
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 


On January 20th, at 11am, Women’s March Muskoka will lead a walk through the downtown core of Huntsville.

 



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District Councilors Take A Pass On Revisiting Bala Falls Licence of Occupation
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 


A Muskoka Lakes councilor made a last ditch effort to re-open building permit issues regarding the Bala Falls hydro electric project on Monday.

 



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District Appoints Muskoka Airport Board of Directors
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 


On Monday, the District Council appointed the inaugural Muskoka Airport Board of Directors

 



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Town of Huntsville Warns of Property Tax Scam
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


The Town of Huntsville is advising residents of a phone scam related to suspicious phone calls from an unlisted number regarding tax arrears.  

 



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Rescuers & Patient Fall Through Ice
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


On Saturday, OPP responded to a call for assistance involving the transportation of a man from his cottage to an ambulance on the Key River in Henvey Township.

 



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District Program Kicks In To Get At Risk People Out Of The Cold
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


Muskoka’s warming centres are making a difference to those in need.

 



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District Ponders "Stand In" Councilors
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


District council debated issues of electronic attendance and the use of “stand in” councilors during their Monday meeting.

 



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OPP Holding Career Information Sesssion
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


Members of the public interested in finding out about career opportunities with the Ontario Provincial Police are invited to attend an information session being held in North Bay.  

 



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OPP Charge Driver With Impaired After Driving Over Snowbank
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


Bracebridge OPP resonded to a business on Talisman Drive in Gravenhurst,  after a concerned member of the public called in to report a possible impaired driver.

 



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Man Charged For DUI While Suspended For DUI
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


On Friday December 12, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. a Bracebridge OPP was conducting routine patrol in the town of Gravenhurst

 



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Excessive Speed Could Be a Factor in Snowmobiler's Death
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


A Bracebridge woman is dead after Police were dispatched to a report of a snowmobile crash at the north end of Six Mile Lake in Georgian Bay on Saturday. 

 



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Carillion To Continue to Plow Highways For Now
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 


One of the UK's biggest companies collapsed yesterday, putting thousands of jobs at risk, after creditors and the UK government refused to bail out a company struggling under the weight of more than $2.6 billion of debt.

 



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MAHC Receives One Time Funding To Help Offset Deficit
Friday, January 12, 2018 


Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC), through the Local Health Integration Network (NSM LHIN), announced up to $815,500 in one-time funding

 



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Man Sent to Hospital After Fight
Friday, January 12, 2018 


Police were called to a business on Bowes Street in Parry Sound early Sunday morning for a report of an altercation. 

 



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6 Fire Deaths Attributed to Lack Of Working Smoke Alarms So Far This Year
Friday, January 12, 2018 


The Huntsville/Lake Of Bays Fire Dept says that  every year people make New Year’s resolutions to eat healthier, workout more, or go on a diet. 

 



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Flash Freeze Coming This Afternoon
Friday, January 12, 2018 


A flash freeze warning remains in effect for:
Bracebridge - Gravenhurst
Huntsville - Baysville
Burks Falls – South River
Town of Parry Sound 

 



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Bus Cancellations
Friday, January 12, 2018 


All buses to schools in Muskoka for Trillium Lakelands District School Board have been cancelled for Friday January 12, 2018.

 



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Muskoka Lakes Office Closed For Remainder of the Day
Thursday, January 11, 2018 


The Township of Muskoka Lakes is reminding residents that the municipal office will remain closed for the remainder of today.

 



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Lake Of Bays Brewery Coming To Downtown Huntsville
Thursday, January 11, 2018 


Huntsville will be the home of a new brew pub in the coming months.    

 



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Gas Leak Causes Evacuations In Huntsville
Thursday, January 11, 2018 


A gas leak in Huntsville caused concern for first responders, residents and businesses yesterday afternoon.  

 



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Special Weather Statement Calling for Rain Before Flash Freeze
Thursday, January 11, 2018 


A Special weather statement is in effect for:
•    Bracebridge - Gravenhurst
•    Huntsville - Baysville
•    Burks Falls - Parry Sound 

 



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Smoke & CO Alarms Available Without Charge
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 


Last week’s news of a deadly fire in Tottenham has Gravenhurst fire officials shaking their heads in sad disbelief. 

 



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Freezing Rain On The Way
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 


A Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Bracebridge - Gravenhurst
  • Huntsville - Baysville
  • Burks Falls
  • Town of Parry Sound

 



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Firefighters Save Two People From Burning Building
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 


On Monday, just before 11:00pm, Police (OPP), the Tay Fire and Emergency Services and the County of Simcoe Paramedic Services responded to a report of a structure fire at a residence located on Neilsen Road in Tay Township.

 



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OPP Wraps Up Festive RIDE Program
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 


The OPP charged 587 drivers with impaired driving during its annual Festive RIDE campaign which ended on January 2nd.

 



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OPP Seeking Help Find Missing Youth
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 


Huntsville OPP is seeking the public's assistance in locating a youth that has not been seen since Monday evening.

 



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Ryerson Student To Present Vision of Future Brendale Square Tonight
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 


The Town of Huntsville will be holding a special planning committee meeting on the future of Brendale Square tonight.

 



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Crime Stoppers Tips Have Led to 4500 Arrests
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 


The Town of Gravenhurst will be raising the Crime Stoppers Flag this morning to help recognize the importance of this organization in solving crimes in the region.

 



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Bracebridge Nipissing Campus Sold
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 


The Muskoka Campus of Nipissing University has been sold.

 



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Announcement Expected About Future of Bracebridge Campus of Nipissing University
Monday, January 8, 2018 


A major announcement will be made today at the Muskoka Campus of Nipissing University that was shuttered nearly two years ago.

 



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Special Weather Statement Remains In Effect
Monday, January 8, 2018 


A Special weather statement remains in effect for:

#Bracebridge - #Gravenhurst
#Huntsville - #Baysville
#BurksFalls - #SouthRiver

 



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District Offers Resources To Get Out Of The Cold
Saturday, January 6, 2018 


Muskoka is currently experiencing extreme cold weather conditions, and  the District would like to remind residents to limit exposure to the elements and to seek shelter and warmth,

 



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Thieves Target Cars in South River
Friday, January 5, 2018 


On Wednesday Almaguin Highlands OPP investigated three separate reports of thefts from vehicles in South River. 

 



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Fire Dept Responds to Two Fires This Morning
Friday, January 5, 2018 


The Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department responded to a reported garage fire on Oudaze Lake Rd. at approximately 3:20 am. this morning.

 



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Huntsville Plans To Adopt 2018 Budget At Upcoming Council Meeting
Friday, January 5, 2018 


The Town of Huntsville says it intends to adopt its 2018 Operating and Captial budgets at the next Council Meeting  scheduled for January 22nd.

 



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Portion Of Manitoba St to be Renamed
Friday, January 5, 2018 


The Town of Bracebridge has served notice that is will be changing the name of  of Manitoba Street,

 



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Major Announcement On The Future of Nipissing Bracebridge Expected Monday
Friday, January 5, 2018 


On Monday, representatives from  Nipissing University and Bracebridge council including Mayor Graydon Smith, will be joined by several university executives for a major announcement

 



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Warming Centres Open In Huntsville, Bracebridge, and Gravenhurst
Friday, January 5, 2018 


All three town in the District of Muskoka have opened their facilities as warming centres during the cold snap and are reminding residents to limit their exposure to the elements.

 



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Extreme Cold Weather Warning Remains In Effect
Friday, January 5, 2018 


The Extreme Cold Warning remains in effect for:
•    #Bracebridge - #Gravenhurst
•    #Huntsville - #Baysville
•    #BurksFalls -Town of #ParrySound 

 



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Barrie Area Man Charged With Sexual Exploitation In Almaguin Highlands
Thursday, January 4, 2018 


The Almaguin Highlands Criminal Investigation Unit arrested and charged  31  year old  Zachary Hurd of Springwater Township with Sexual Exploitation late last month.

 



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One Person Airlifted to Toronto After Hwy 11 Crash
Thursday, January 4, 2018 


One person has been airlifted to a Toronto area hospital  following a crash that sent one vehicle into the median just north of Bracebridge at High Falls Road. 

 



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Extreme Cold Weather Warning in Place
Thursday, January 4, 2018 


Extreme Cold Warning in effect for:
•    #Bracebridge - #Gravenhurst
•    #Huntsville - #Baysville
•    #Burk's Falls 
•    Town of #ParrySound 

 



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Cold Snap Hits Today
Thursday, January 4, 2018 


A Special weather statement is in effect for:
•    #Bracebridge - #Gravenhurst
•    #Huntsville - #Baysville
•    #Burk's Falls 
•    Town of #ParrySound 

 



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Health Hub To Share Space in Port Sydney Fire Hall
Thursday, January 4, 2018 


Huntsville council approved sharing space at the Port Sydney Fire Hall with the Muskoka Health Hub in 2018.

 



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Gravenhurst Offers Community Improvement Grants
Thursday, January 4, 2018 


The Town of Gravenhurst has opened the application process for the Community Improvement Plan (CIP).

 



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SMMH Announces First Baby Of The Year
Thursday, January 4, 2018 


Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare announced the arrival of the first baby of 2018 born at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital site in Bracebridge yesterday. 

 



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Mens Shelter Closes, To Re-open As A Hostel
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 


The Table Men's Shelter in Huntsville will be opening tomorrow and operating as a hostel after failing to raise the necessary funds to continue as a men's shelter.

 



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Tractor Trailer Hits School Bus
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 


Police (OPP) are seeking the public's assistance with a motor vehicle collision that occurred on Highway 400 in McDougall Township.

 



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16 Year Old Dies in Snowmobile Crash
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 


The Southern Georgian Bay OPP responed to a serious snowmobile crash in Tiny Township

 



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Police Advise Contractors to Secure Their Tools
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 


On Friday December 29, Huntsville OPP responded to reports of mischief at a construction site on Skyhills Rd in Huntsville.

 



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District Provides Advice on Frozen Pipes
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 


The recent extreme cold weather may lead to frozen water lines and the District is providing tips to help you resolve the issue.

 



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