When hospitals across the province are trying to free up space and find accommodations for seniors at long-term care homes, Sunset Manor in Collingwood hasn't been able to accept new residents for more than a year.
Water rescues for the Orillia Fire Department just got a whole lot easier with a new rescue boat unveiled Wednesday.
For the first time, the City of Barrie will not have in-person voting for the upcoming city-wide municipal election.
OPP have identified the victim of a fatal crash that happened Tuesday in Meaford. Police were called to the scene around 12:20 p.m. on Highway 26 just east of Grey County Road 112 and found a head-on collision between a compact vehicle and a pickup truck.
Visitors to Barrie's hospital might be alarmed when witnessing a chaotic triage scene on Thursday.
Demolition of the Highway 89 bridge will shut down Highway 400 on Oct. 1
Canadian actor Robert Cormier has died at age 33 after a 'tragic accident,' his sister says.
The Canadian Library is an art installation featuring books wrapped in Indigenous-designed fabric focusing on missing and murdered Indigenous women and children.
A water-main break repair on Gloria Street in Barrie's north end Wednesday morning
Police have arrested another man in connection to an alleged violent attack on Elnaz Hajtamiri in a Richmond Hill, Ont. parking garage just weeks before she disappeared in January.
Students are settling into Georgian College's new stand-alone four-year Bachelor of Science and Nursing program.
The Ontario government announced its investing $2.5 million towards a supportive housing project in Barrie.
With fall officially arriving, flu season isn't far behind, and health units are preparing for what is expected to be a busy season.
Orillia's waterfront rejuvenation project could look slightly different with a proposal to alter a condo development from six to eight storeys.
Police officers raided two homes on Albert and Victoria streets in Orillia.
Four familiar faces in Simcoe County politics are among those looking to earn the city's top spot.
Electors in the upcoming municipal election must be on Barrie voters' list to vote.
The mayoral race in Barrie is heating up as the city's longest-serving councillor opened up his campaign office for mayor Sunday.
Another Barrie city councillor hopes to become the city's next mayor in October.
Former Simcoe County Warden Gerry Marshall has thrown his hat into the ring to become Barrie's 47th mayor.
With the recent provincial election in the rear-view mirror, attention is already turning to Ontario's next vote this fall, as a Barrie mayoral candidate kicked off his campaign Saturday morning.
The City of Barrie's deputy mayor has entered the race to become the next mayor.
Blue Mountain’s Everest Challenge is a one-day hiking event that challenges participants to raise $400 and hike the height of Mount Everest.
Jessie Strype is excited to visit Buena Vista, Bolivia to help in one of the poorest regions in the Americas.
The 17th annual Young At Heart motorcycle ride made its way through Barrie Saturday, working toward helping IOOF Seniors Homes and area seniors.
A special kind of meet-up saw area gardeners share and trade some of their homegrown produce Saturday, addressing food insecurity along the way.
South Simcoe One Roof celebrated the official opening of its facility in Alliston for children and youth with special needs.
15 teams will take to the ice to raise money for the Busby Centre and Redwood Park Homes during Hockey Helps the Homeless charity game, Fri. Sept. 30.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford has said Hydro One is on standby to provide further support to residents in Atlantic Canada who find themselves without electricity after post-tropical storm Fiona.
Ontario announced a $90M investment into employment programs serving marginalized residents Monday in an effort to alleviate the provincial labour shortage.
Ontario is boosting the amount of money parents will receive in direct patents to “help kids catch up” by about $140 million; however it is not yet clear how that money will be divided or when families can expect it.
Hurricane Ian is so large that it is clearly visible from the International Space Station.
Hurricane Ian made landfall in southwest Florida near Cayo Costa on Wednesday as a catastrophic Category 4 storm. About 2.5 million people were ordered to evacuate southwest Florida before the storm hit the coast with maximum sustained winds of 150 mph (241 km/h).
Florida firefighters pushed a smoking truck through rising water as Hurricane Ian battered the southwest state, Wednesday afternoon.
Coolio, the rapper who was among hip-hop's biggest names of the 1990s with hits including 'Gangsta's Paradise' and 'Fantastic Voyage,' died Wednesday at age 59, his manager said.
With Category 4 Hurricane Ian barrelling toward Florida on Wednesday morning, some of the state's popular theme parks. national parks, gardens, and cruise schedules have been closed or impacted.
In the aftermath of post-tropical storm Fiona, the premier of Nova Scotia is calling on telecommunications companies to 'step up', saying that many residents are still without cell phone service or access to 911 days after the storm pummelled the province.
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre should not be opposing a dental benefit for children in low-income homes when MPs receive far broader coverage for their families.
Jeremy MacKenzie, the founder of the online group 'Diagolon,' was arrested in Nova Scotia on Wednesday on charges related to an allegation of assault in Saskatchewan from last year.
New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge tied the MLB American League record for most home runs in a single season Wednesday night during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
U.S. Border Patrol said on Wednesday that 23 people were missing off the coast of Florida after a Cuban migrant boat sank due to Hurricane Ian.
National Hurricane Center’s Joel Cline on Hurricane Ian becoming a Category 4 hurricane while it remains along Florida’s Gulf Coast.