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Last month one of the best Augusts for home sales in Collingwood area

Last month one of the best Augusts for home sales in Collingwood area

Sales in the western part of South Georgian Bay climbed 20 per cent over the same time last year
Get into the spirit at Heretic Spirits

Get into the spirit at Heretic Spirits

For this week’s edition of What’s Up Wednesday, we sat down with Scott Morrison, CEO of Heretic Spirits at 395 Raglan Street
Orillia mayor spearheading forum to help tackle 'opioid crisis'

Orillia mayor spearheading forum to help tackle 'opioid crisis'

Free Oct. 22 forum 'is an attempt to reach out to the community,' says mayor; Goal is to provide information, training and resources to educate the public
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> So, when is the best time to drink protein shakes?

BEYOND LOCAL: So, when is the best time to drink protein shakes?

Registered dietitian Anar Allidina says protein shakes can be beneficial, especially after a workout
Education, nature and fun come together for Salmon Run

Education, nature and fun come together for Salmon Run

Family-friendly event aims to teach about the Chinook Salmon while raising funds for Blue Mountain Watershed Trust
Good morning, Collingwood!

Good morning, Collingwood!

Mainly sunny skies today
<b>CANADA:</b> Are Canadian students prepared for adulthood?

CANADA: Are Canadian students prepared for adulthood?

Although graduation rates in this country are higher than they’ve ever been, experts say this doesn’t necessarily mean students are prepared for what comes next
Health unit, vets offering low-cost rabies clinics in Collingwood, area

Health unit, vets offering low-cost rabies clinics in Collingwood, area

There will be a Collingwood clinic on Sept. 25
Taxpayer dollars put at risk in pay schedule that lacked common sense, inquiry hears

Taxpayer dollars put at risk in pay schedule that lacked common sense, inquiry hears

Ron Martin, the project manager for the construction project, said there were risk-management measures available but not used for the arena and pool projects
Council gets a sinking feeling about pool building

Council gets a sinking feeling about pool building

Town has spent more than $360K on unplanned repairs since 2016; Company 'assured us they knew what they were doing, when, clearly, they did not,' said town official