You are here Start
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Local News
Muskoka Lakes Court Decision Gets National Exposure
7/22/2014 6:52:53 AM

Yesterday's court ruling against the Township of Muskoka Lakes to have the government recognize the public's right to portage has been rep...

No Daytime Buring: Fire Chiefs
7/22/2014 6:45:34 AM

The Muskoka Fire Chiefs have set the Fire Danger Rating to LOW.  Small fires are permitted in most rural areas in Muskoka, but the Fi...

Huntsville's New CT Scanner in Operation
7/22/2014 6:21:39 AM

The renovated CT Scan Suite featuring a new, 128-slice CT Scanner is in full operation at the Huntsville District Memorial Hospital Site.<...

MAHC Receives $500,000 Donation
7/21/2014 5:11:16 PM

In a small reception today at Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare's South Muskoka Memorial Hospital Site, local philanthropists Brock and Willa N...

Appeal Against Bala Falls Hydro Dam Dismissed
7/21/2014 4:17:31 PM

The Ontario Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal to stop the Swift River Energy Corp & the Ministry of Environment Ontario from bui...

Muskoka Lakes Loses Appeal on Bala Falls
7/21/2014 10:50:47 AM

The Ontario Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal to stop the Swift River Energy Corp & the Ministry of Environment Ontario from bui...

Court Expected to Rule on Bala Falls Today
7/21/2014 6:41:01 AM

The Court of Appeal of Ontario is expected to release its decision on whether an exisiting Portage at the Bala Falls can be blocked later ...

Bracebridge Man Recognized as Ontario Senior of the Year
7/21/2014 6:17:39 AM

The Town of Bracebridge Community Recognition Advisory Committee announced that local resident, Sidney Rosenblatt has been awarded the Ont...

Pride Flag Raisings Take Place Today Throughout Muskoka
7/21/2014 6:13:07 AM

All six Muskoka Municipalities will raise the Pride Flag today starting at 9am in Huntsville.  Other communities that will have offic...

Muskoka Arts & Crafts Summer Show Starts Today
7/18/2014 6:40:35 AM

The Muskoka Arts & Crafts’ 52nd Summer Show is now up and running at Annie Williams Park in Bracebridge.  The show features...

Police Reports
OPP Warn Motorists to Watch for Animals on Roadways
7/22/2014 6:26:24 AM

The West Parry Sound OPP is encouraging all motorists to be on the lookout for wild animals while travelling...

Woman Charged After ATV Rollover
7/22/2014 6:15:07 AM

On Sunday July 20, the Almaguin Highlands OPP investigated a single vehicle rollover, a 2014 Yamaha All-Terr...

70 Year Old Man Charged After Running Into The Back of a Moving Vehicle
7/21/2014 1:50:05 PM

On Saturday July 19, at approximately 4:40 p.m., the OPP responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 1...

Man Charged With Mischief After Removing Logs From Dam
7/21/2014 1:45:46 PM

The Almaguin Highlands OPP is investigating a repeated mischief to the South River Dam located at Mill Stree...

Canada Wide Warrant Issued for Federal Offender
7/18/2014 4:40:26 PM

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) Squad is requesting the public’s assistance in locating ...

Drunk Driver Charged After Crashing Stolen Vehicle
7/18/2014 6:24:50 AM

On Saturday July 5, OPP received a call to attend Leggett’s Road, in Armour Township after silver, Che...

OPP Arrest Severn Gun Thief
7/16/2014 4:19:01 PM

A man has been arrested in connection with the theft of several guns from a Severn Township home sometime be...

SIU Invokes Mandate After Man Sucumbs to Self Inflicted Gun Shot
7/16/2014 10:10:19 AM

On Wednesday July 16, at 6:00 am Almaguin Highlands OPP was notified of a 55 year old male with a firearm on...

Police Investigate Canoe Thefts
7/16/2014 6:20:54 AM

On Saturday July 5, Police investigated a theft from the Tea Kettle Campgrounds in Perry Township. 

Police Charge Boater With Causing Two Deaths
7/16/2014 6:16:51 AM

The Almaguin Highlands OPP have charged a man in conjunction with a fatal boating accident that occurred on ...

An error has occurred. Error: Ad Rotator 2 is currently unavailable.
HBR Opinion
HBR Opinion
Will the Municipal Election Capture the Imagination or Just Piss Us Off?

I watched with interest and actively took part through an interview on HBR last week where the opening strategies in the municipal election were unleashed on the general public.  The opening shot came from former Mayor Hugh Mackenzie to other mayoral candidates on a proposed ban on election signs.  That seemed innocent enough, although it would allow for a...

5/26/2014 7:26:55 AM

New on HBR


Talent on the Bay

The Gig

Coming July 18th

On Demand


Copyright 2014 by Privacy StatementTerms Of Use