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Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Local News
MCF Seeking Female Athletes for Howell's Sport Fund
9/2/2014 6:25:49 AM

Muskoka Community Foundation is inviting amateur female athletes in Muskoka to apply for funding from the ‘Dara’s Women into S...

Clement Announced $600,000 in Funding for Gravenhurst Business
9/2/2014 6:14:06 AM

MP Tony Clement announced $600,000 in funding for the Muskoka Rock Company in Gravenhurst last week.  The funding will be used for ne...

Drivers Reminded to Watch for School Children
9/2/2014 6:11:04 AM

With another school year beginning this morning, police are reminding drivers to watch for children around school buses.


Race for Mayor's Job in Muskoka Lakes
8/29/2014 6:41:37 AM

Muskoka Lakes has a race for mayor after the sitting mayor filed her papers last week.  Alice Murphy filed her papers on August 22nd,...

Deadline Looms to File Nomination Papers
8/29/2014 6:32:27 AM

It’s not too late to file your nomination papers for the 2014 Municipal and School Board Election. Voting day is October 27, 2014. C...

Clement to Make Funding Announcement
8/29/2014 6:28:39 AM

Tony Clement MP for Parry Sound Muskoka will be on hand to make an announcement about investment funding and job growth this morning. ...

Muskoka Art Collective Presents First Exhibition
8/29/2014 6:25:06 AM

The Muskoka Art Collective is proud to present its first exhibition of art works as a formal group. The Collective will be holding two sim...

Wahta Protest Bala Falls
8/29/2014 6:19:46 AM

The Community of Bala invited the public to witness canoes being portaged at the Falls as a way of creating awareness and protesting a new...

Huntsville Holds Apple Picking Festival Today
8/28/2014 1:17:36 PM

The town of Huntsville will be holding an Apple Festival today at Orchard Park at the end of the Hunters Bay Trail.  A group of resid...

MAHC Hospital Sites Outperform Province in Patient Satisfaction
8/28/2014 7:06:52 AM

Patient satisfaction for acute care and emergency care services for overall care received at Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare hospital sites c...

Police Reports
Man Charged With Kidnapping and More
9/2/2014 6:20:13 AM

On August 30, Huntsville OPP responded to reports of an assault that had taken place at a residence in Hunts...

OPP Warn Drivers to Prepare for School Buses Next Week
8/28/2014 6:45:38 AM

The West Parry Sound OPP is reminding drivers that as of Tuesday September 2, students in the area will be b...

OPP Add 10 New Unmarked Cars to Catch Distracted Drivers
8/27/2014 6:17:07 AM

Motorists who talk on cell phones, text or engage in other forms of distraction while driving will be easier...

Young Boy's Body Recovered
8/26/2014 1:42:13 PM
After extensive search of the Magnetewan River, OPP officers with the Underwater Search and Recovery Unit recovered the body of 7 year old C...
Police Identify Missing Boy Presumed Drowned - Search Continues
8/25/2014 8:30:41 AM

Police have identified the young boy that disappeared after he fell into the Magnetewan River on Sunday,&nbs...

Boy Drowns in Burks Falls
8/25/2014 6:28:00 AM

We have unconfirmed reports that a 7 year old boy drowned in Burks Falls yesterday.  Sources say that t...

This Could be a Record Year For Motorcyclist Deaths: OPP
8/21/2014 6:55:18 AM

With 26 motorcycle fatalities on record so far this year and at least two more months of the motorcycle seas...

Motorcyclist Charged After Wheelie
8/21/2014 6:49:56 AM

An officer with the Southern Georgian Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police on routine patrol obse...

Police Searching For Perpetrator of Assault
8/21/2014 6:27:58 AM

The Almaguin Highlands OPP is investigating an assault that occurred on Saturday August 16, 2014 at approxim...

Two Men Charged With Assault
8/21/2014 6:20:28 AM

Police are investigating an assault that occurred on Sunday August 17, at approximately 2:00 a.m., in Burk&r...

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...

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