Areas across Muskoka are experiencing power outages due to the current high winds which are downing trees on hydro lines. Huntsville, Bracebridge, Muskoka Lakes and Gravenhurst are all currently suffering small pockets of outages. The ETR for Bracebridge and Muskoka Lakes is 8pm to 10:45pm currently, with some hard to get to areas as late […]
A snow squall watch has been issued for Port Carling, Parry sound and Rosseau. Flurries and local snow squalls are expected to develop tomorrow morning and shift southwards during the day. Up to 15cm will be possible along with significantly reduced visibility under the most intense bands. The squalls are expected to weaken Tuesday night.
POWER OUTAGE: Power is out in the Muskoka Falls area of Bracebridge. Hydro One is working on getting the power back up but the cause is currently unknown. About 30 people are still in the dark at this time. Power should be back up by 8pm.
Environment Canada wants you to be on the lookout fort some slippery driving conditions and snow squalls. Although we are not under any warnings yet, the weather agency says we can expect on and off showers this afternoon and into tonight with gusting winds. The rain may turn into snow with temps dropping to minus […]
A Gravenhurst man is in trouble with the law after police pulled him over. Kawartha Lakes OPP says on Saturday, officers stopped a car on Highway 35. Police say the driver had been drinking. The 29-year-old is charged with impaired, having too much alcohol in his blood and speeding. The man will be in Lindsay […]
Even though Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) trails aren’t open yet, this week is Get Ready for Snowmobiling Week. Spokesperson for the federation, Craig Nicholson explains what it’s for. Nicholson says getting ready for the season takes time and isn’t something that should be done the night before. He explains the things you can […]
A flood outlook statement has been issued for the Parry Sound District and surrounding areas. The Ministry of Natural Resources is advising area residents that flooding is a possibility within the District which includes the District Municipality of Muskoka, the Territorial District of Parry Sound and a north-west portion in the County of Haliburton. Water […]
It was a busy weekend for South Muskoka Minor Hockey. The Hammond Trans Pee Wee AE played the Almaguin Ice Devils Saturday and won 4-3. Elsewhere, Terry’s Independent Tyke Select tied Muskoka Rock 4-4, Carlson Construction Grizzles tied Huntsville Little Caesar’s 3-3, and Fowler Atom Rep lost to Emvale Coyotes 5-3. For more of this […]
The South Muskoka Shield can add two more wins to their belt after beating the Grey highlands 8-2 Friday and Bracebridge 10-6 Saturday. Elsewhere, the Bracebridge Blues played the Rama Aces Friday and won 5-3.
A free Seniors Art and Lunch event is happening today at the Gravenhurst Women’s Centre. It’s being hosted by YWCA Muskoka as part of their commitment to bring more activities to seniors in our community. Sam Pollington, YWCA Senior Programs Coordinator has more… No art experience is necessary just a willingness to have fun and […]