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Now that's Canadian: Meet lumber Jack and Jill (15 photos)

Now that's Canadian: Meet lumber Jack and Jill (15 photos)

Canada Day weekend celebrations are underway in Collingwood, and they started with a quintessential Canadian pastime – friendly competition.
A life lived by the book

A life lived by the book

People of Collingwood: William McDowell, legal counsel for the town in the judicial inquiry into the 2012 sale of COLLUS Power
Make like a pond skater and go for a swim

Make like a pond skater and go for a swim

Engel's Angle: A day like today makes one especially thankful to live lakeside, right?
No excuse to be bored this summer with the Simcoe County Museum

No excuse to be bored this summer with the Simcoe County Museum

Explore the County’s past with games, activities and family-friendly fun throughout July and August
Hang on to your hat for a hot holiday weekend

Hang on to your hat for a hot holiday weekend

Simcoe is in for four to six days of temperatures that will feel like the mid-40s
Wasaga makes Desman concert free after selling one per cent of tickets

Wasaga makes Desman concert free after selling one per cent of tickets

The town sold 52 tickets for concert slated for tomorrow. Now it's free admission.
UPDATED: Fire department, hydro crews at scene on Beachwood Road

UPDATED: Fire department, hydro crews at scene on Beachwood Road

The Collingwood Fire Department and hydro crews are on scene at Beachwood Road between York Street and Selkirk Road where a dump truck collided with power lines.
Four storeys is too many for neighbours of future Parkbridge office site

Four storeys is too many for neighbours of future Parkbridge office site

A plan by Parkbridge to build a four-storey office in Collingwood is meeting opposition from neighbouring residents.
Four Simcoe County MPPs appointed to provincial roles

Four Simcoe County MPPs appointed to provincial roles

MPPs Caroline Mulroney and Jim Wilson named to cabinet; Doug Downey and Andrea Khanjin named as parliamentary assistants
Owners of former Goodyear plant fined for fire code violations

Owners of former Goodyear plant fined for fire code violations

This is not the first time the fire department has laid charges related to the vacant building on Mountain Road.