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2014/10/31 00:35
2014/10/31 00:35
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He liked the first 10 years, living in the woods out at Big Chute. He’d always longed for adventure as a kid, dreamed of being like a hero in the movies, brave and cool and good at everything. Only...
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2014/10/31 00:35
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The federal government has pledged to make upgrades to the veterans charter, but “they’re certainly not breaking their back ...” says one local Second World War veteran. Bud Weeks said the feds’...
2014/10/31 00:20
2014/10/31 00:20
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Dressing up in costume Halloween night doesn't mean letting down your guard. Parents, youngsters and spooky adult revelers are all reminded to be safe and use common sense during the scariest night...
Peter Leon
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2014/10/31 00:20
2014/10/31 00:20
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Trick-or-treaters may want to add another toasty layer to their creepy — and waterproof — Halloween costumes Friday night. Barrie, Collingwood and Orillia residents can expect rainy, wet and cool...
2014/10/30 23:35
2014/10/30 23:35
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This is a wish list for the incoming Orillia city council: • Fill in all ditches around Orillia, preferably before the snow flies. • Have city buses use the old train station as a bus terminal. •...
Ken Powell
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2014/10/30 23:35
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Orillia’s Royal Canadian Legion Branch 34 kicks off its annual poppy campaign Friday. The campaign runs until Nov. 11. Pictured are poppy committee members Fred Ritter, left, Kate Palmer and Brian...
2014/10/30 23:35
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Six of 10 eligible voters in Orillia chose not to go to the ballot box Monday. That is a sad, somewhat surprising statistic. It’s one thing to see voter apathy in provincial and federal politics —...
2014/10/30 23:35
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After what amounted to a less-than-spectacular summer, fall has, thus far, been a pleasant surprise. And that has been confirmed by Environment Canada climatologist David Phillips, who checked out...
2014/10/30 22:35
2014/10/30 22:35
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Liam Wilson and Jack Hache each scored three touchdowns to power OD/Park Secondary School (4-2) to a crushing 51-6 triumph over St. Peter’s Catholic Secondary School (1-5) in senior boys’ AAA...
2014/10/30 21:35
2014/10/30 21:35
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Halloween night is upon us and all the trick-or-treaters of Orillia are ready to hit the streets in hopes of a “spooktacular” night. Some neighbourhoods are more terrifying than others this year,...
2014/10/30 19:35
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Four games were played in Orillia Ladies’ House League Hockey recently. Home Hardware Team Grey edged Friendly Fermentor Team Red 4-3. Charlotte Belliveau picked up a pair for Grey and Savannah Maerz...
Montana Pennzoil
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2014/10/30 19:35
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The York Simcoe Minor Baseball annual awards were handed out recently. Taking home awards for Orillia were Nancy Watson for house-league coach of the year and the Wes Brennan Construction tyke...
2014/10/30 19:35
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The Orillia Channel Cats Swim Club recently participated in the Collingwood Sprint Cup time trial. Forty swimmers from Orillia competed in their first meet of the season. “This was a training meet...
2014/10/30 16:38
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Country music legend, George Hamilton IV suffered a major heart attack backstage at the Grand Ole Opry on Sept. 13 and died the following Wednesday in a Nashville hospital at the age of 77. A...
2014/10/30 01:20
2014/10/30 01:20
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Orillia’s mayor-elect won’t be taking over for at least another month, but he’s eager to get down to business. Steve Clarke’s No. 1 priority? Getting ready to tackle the city’s 2015 budget. Clarke,...
2014/10/30 00:35
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The Orillia District Chamber of Commerce has entered negotiations with the Orillia legion about moving in. Royal Canadian Legion Branch 34 began to seriously consider — for various reasons, most of...
2014/10/29 23:35
2014/10/29 23:35
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Well, folks, this is it: my last column as fill-in entertainment columnist for The Packet & Times. It has been a lot of fun informing people about the wonderful arts and culture events we have...
2014/10/29 23:35
2014/10/29 23:35
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He’s been called the funniest man in Canada and in just a few days, he will be at the Orillia Opera House to prove it. Derek Edwards has come off of a self-proclaimed sabbatical for his new tour,...
2014/10/29 23:35
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Orillia-area air cadets are back in uniform in time for Remembrance Day. Following the deaths of two Canadian soldiers last week, the military issued a blanket order preventing uniformed appearances...
2014/10/29 21:35
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I, for one, would like to take this opportunity to thank Mayor Angelo Orsi and outgoing council members who put their personal lives on hold for the last four years serving the citizens of Orillia...
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