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Call for ambulance restructuring in its early stages, says Khanjin

Call for ambulance restructuring in its early stages, says Khanjin

'You don't want to rush things and you don't want to overlook anything, so it will take a few months, because you want to get it right,' says Barrie-Innisfil MPP
Good morning, Collingwoood!

Good morning, Collingwoood!

Showers with a risk of an afternoon thunderstorm and windy but a high of 12C.
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Heavy periods could mean an undiagnosed bleeding disorder

BEYOND LOCAL: Heavy periods could mean an undiagnosed bleeding disorder

Women with bleeding disorders can wait up to 15 years to get appropriate testing and treatment
Municipalities encouraged to apply for green infrastructure

Municipalities encouraged to apply for green infrastructure

The Greenbelt Foundation, in partnership with the Municipal Natural Assets Initiative, is accepting applications from Municipalities to strengthen the role of natural assets in stormwater management
Hashtag, trashtag, these clean-up crews filled the trash bags

Hashtag, trashtag, these clean-up crews filled the trash bags

Today was the sixth-annual community clean-up day in Collingwood and these volunteers spent their afternoon helping out.
Rainfall warning issued for Collingwood

Rainfall warning issued for Collingwood

Rain expected to start Thursday afternoon, become heavier Thursday evening into Friday
Climate change could bring illness, food poisoning, contaminated water to the region

Climate change could bring illness, food poisoning, contaminated water to the region

'There’s recognition within the health unit that climate change poses significant health risks to our population,' said Brenda Armstrong, program manager of health environment at Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit
Looking for a different approach for emotional healing?

Looking for a different approach for emotional healing?

For this week’s What’s Up Wednesday we spoke with Heather McIntyre, a health and life empowerment coach in Collingwood
Soon you can ride the bus from Collingwood to Barrie (with one transfer)

Soon you can ride the bus from Collingwood to Barrie (with one transfer)

Simcoe County will be taking over the Collingwood-Wasaga Beach transit link and adding two of their own, including a Wasaga to Barrie line.
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Children’s memory of pain significantly impacted by parents’ anxiety, study says

BEYOND LOCAL: Children’s memory of pain significantly impacted by parents’ anxiety, study says

Memories of pain can have long-lasting impact on kids, expert says