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Oro-Medonte snowmobiler 'lucky' to be alive after plunging into lake

Oro-Medonte snowmobiler 'lucky' to be alive after plunging into lake

'In this case being in the water for almost 45 minutes, the male was extremely hypothermic. He’s lucky that they got him out when they did,' says Orillia OPP official
Wasaga man arrested, charged in child exploitation investigation

Wasaga man arrested, charged in child exploitation investigation

Police seized numerous electronic exhibits for further examination, as well as a prohibited weapon during a search warrant on Feb. 4, 2021
Mother of missing woman pleads for public's help to find Nicole Pawis

Mother of missing woman pleads for public's help to find Nicole Pawis

'Everyone is looking for you and we love you. We just want to know you’re somewhere safe,' says Jamie Dennis; Family and friends plan to canvass Duckworth Street area on Sunday
Wasaga Beach resident faces charges after police seize drugs, weapons in Huntsville

Wasaga Beach resident faces charges after police seize drugs, weapons in Huntsville

Police say the vehicle was stopped for a missing license plate
Police receive traffic complaint, lay drunk driving charges in Meaford

Police receive traffic complaint, lay drunk driving charges in Meaford

Police say the 20-year-old failed a roadside breathalyzer, reading over the legal limit of 80 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood
County Rd. 27 closed near Elmvale following crash involving snowmobile, tractor-trailer

County Rd. 27 closed near Elmvale following crash involving snowmobile, tractor-trailer

Police say snowmobile operator suffered serious injuries
Local OPP patrol trails and parks for snowmobile safety awareness

Local OPP patrol trails and parks for snowmobile safety awareness

During weekend patrols, Collingwood and TBM OPP issued approximately twenty tickets - several for having an improper muffler, not having a trail permit and expired validation stickers
Victim of fatal snowmobile crash identified as Clarksburg resident

Victim of fatal snowmobile crash identified as Clarksburg resident

The incident remains under investigation
Police report fatal crash between snowmobile and motor vehicle in TBM

Police report fatal crash between snowmobile and motor vehicle in TBM

Police closed a portion of Tenth Line last night for the investigation
Ontario impaired driving sanctions lag other provinces

Ontario impaired driving sanctions lag other provinces

Ontario isn't tough enough on first-time impaired drivers, lagging behind many other provinces, some experts say