Two people face impaired related charges. The Huntsville OPP says on Saturday just after midnight, an officer spoke to a driver on King William Street and realized the driver had been drinking. The North York man has been charged with having too much alcohol in his blood. His car was impounded for seven days and […]
Someone broke the window at the Wooden Penny in Huntsville and police are looking for suspects. At around two Sunday morning a man was seen breaking the window and then running south on Minerva Street. The man is described as white with shorter blonde hair. He was wearing a brownish coat and brown boots. If […]
Bracebridge OPP have arrested and charged two people after they were caught stealing in a local department store. Bracebridge OPP and OPP Muskoka Vice Street Crime Unit worked together in a plain clothes operation at a local department store in an effort to capture holiday shop lifters. As a result of the investigation, the OPP […]
The Rosseau Nursing Station is welcoming a new Nurse Practitioner. The Rosseau Community Advisory Committee & West Parry Sound Health Centre will welcome Katie Hogue in the New Year. A meet and greet will be held at 7:00pm January 14th in the Rosseau Wellness Room of the Ruth Dare Health Clinic. Everyone is welcome to […]
Five nominees are vying for candidacy for the Parry Sound-Muskoka Federal Liberal Association. Leigh Beal, the association’s president says nominations are still being accepted… Beal also has information on the current nominees… Only one person will be selected to be on the local ballot in the next federal election.
Drivers are asked to be careful now that winter break has started. Children will be outside playing this week and during the Christmas holidays. Police are reminding drivers to be on the lookout for kids and make sure you’re prepared to stop at all times. Always make eye contact with kids who are waiting to cross […]
The OPP wants to make sure snowmobiling safety remains a top priority this season. Last year Central Region OPP investigated 36 crashes. Out of those, nine resulted in deaths on roads and lakes. Police say 50 percent of crashes are caused by speed. Drivers are reminded to slow down and to remember that no ice is safe ice.
The Simcoe-Muskoka District Health Unit is hoping municipalities in Muskoka will add healthy public policy into their bylaws. The health unit has been visiting municipalities post the elections, with Lake of Bays being the latest stop last week. Medical Officer of Health Charles Gardner says one way towns can help is have poverty reduction initiatives, […]
In GMHL weekend action, the South Muskoka Shield hosted the Seguin Huskies Friday and won 3-0. Elsewhere, the South Muskoka Shield played Bracebridge Saturday and won 7-4.
In Minor hockey action, the Norstar Novice Rep team played the Penetang Flames Friday and won 6-1. Meantime, on Saturday the team played Huntsville lost 5-1. For more minor hockey results, visit the South Muskoka Minor Hockey website.