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Orillia Packet & Times
Project protecting turtleseither Lake Simcoe or the wetland in the park. But aside from the chance of be
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 5 days ago
either Lake Simcoe or the wetland in the park. But aside from the chance of being hit by a vehicle as they cross from the Lake Couchiching to the Lake Simcoe side, turtles are battling other factors affecting their survival, including being sold... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Resident post-humously inducted into Wall of FameRamara Mayor of the day, Tom Gary. Steele also holds the Governor General of C
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 6 days ago
Ramara Mayor of the day, Tom Gary. Steele also holds the Governor General of Canada Medal for Meritorious Service. Today, Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe are a great part of the tourism industry for Ramara and all communities located adjacent to... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Orillia native recalls 9/11on lockdown and a major military presence on the streets of the city. “In thos
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 10 days ago
on lockdown and a major military presence on the streets of the city. “In those moments, you think, ‘I was raised on Lake Couchiching with a nice quality of life,’ and all the sudden you wonder why you chose something different,” she... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Giants among usswallowtails — places like Scout Valley beside the Regan House, Tudhope Park at
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 18 days ago
swallowtails — places like Scout Valley beside the Regan House, Tudhope Park at the pollinator gardens on the shores of Lake Couchiching or beside the Kids for Turtles Environmental Education office. One of the best locations may be the... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
GALLERY: Savoury and smokyand the sweet smells of smoky barbecue lingered around the park tempting just a
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 21 days ago
and the sweet smells of smoky barbecue lingered around the park tempting just about every carnivore who dared come near the Lake Couchiching shoreline. Once inside, there are four different ribbers to sample, alongside other carnival eats and craft... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Orillia Farmers' Market celebrates 175thCanada. A practical way to turn wood pulp into paper was discovered; Queen's Un
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 23 days ago
Canada. A practical way to turn wood pulp into paper was discovered; Queen's University was founded; and farmers from the Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe area first met to sell their goods to the general public. The Orillia Farmers' Market... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Revolution spawned business dynastyto wine -- starting a family business that eventually catered to Sir John A. Ma
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
to wine -- starting a family business that eventually catered to Sir John A. Macdonald. Quetton moved his base from Lake Couchiching to Toronto, building a large home in 1807. The two-storey Georgian brick home made 204 King Street E. a... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Revolution spawned business dynastyto wine -- starting a family business that eventually catered to Sir John A. Ma
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 24 days ago
to wine -- starting a family business that eventually catered to Sir John A. Macdonald. Quetton moved his base from Lake Couchiching to Toronto, building a large home in 1807. The two-storey Georgian brick home made 204 King Street E. a... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Revolution spawned business dynastyto wine -- starting a family business that eventually catered to Sir John A. Ma
Barrie Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
to wine -- starting a family business that eventually catered to Sir John A. Macdonald. Quetton moved his base from Lake Couchiching to Toronto, building a large home in 1807. The two-storey Georgian brick home made 204 King Street E. a... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Swimmers raise $20Kwith participants either completing a one-kilometre look in front of the resort
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 25 days ago
with participants either completing a one-kilometre look in front of the resort of a four-kilometre straight swim across Lake Couchiching. "The annual Sun City Swim now in its 26th year is the largest fundraising event for the centre," executive... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Sunday-evening revivalMemorial Hospital, where she stayed overnight for additional tests. Now restin
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 26 days ago
Memorial Hospital, where she stayed overnight for additional tests. Now resting at her comfortable cabin overlooking Lake Couchiching, the spry 94-year-old recounted her near-death experience. "I didn't see any pearly gates," she joked. "I... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Sunday-evening revivalMemorial Hospital, where she stayed overnight for additional tests. Now restin
Barrie Examiner / Posted 26 days ago
Memorial Hospital, where she stayed overnight for additional tests. Now resting at her comfortable cabin overlooking Lake Couchiching, the spry 94-year-old recounted her near-death experience. "I didn't see any pearly gates," she joked. "I... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Weather puts a damper on Kids of Steelweather for an event aimed at encouraging kids to participate in a triathlon.
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 28 days ago
weather for an event aimed at encouraging kids to participate in a triathlon. On top of that, high bacteria counts in Lake Couchiching meant organizers had to cancel the swim portion of the run-bike-swim event. "The triathlon became a duathlon... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Race to the finish lineSeries was unique in that the swim portion of the three-sport event had to be s
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 28 days ago
Series was unique in that the swim portion of the three-sport event had to be scrapped due to high bacteria levels in Lake Couchiching. That forced organizers to turn the event into a duathlon. Instead of a 750-metre swim to kick off the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Race to the finish lineSeries was unique in that the swim portion of the three-sport event had to be s
Barrie Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
Series was unique in that the swim portion of the three-sport event had to be scrapped due to high bacteria levels in Lake Couchiching. That forced organizers to turn the event into a duathlon. Instead of a 750-metre swim to kick off the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Weather puts a damper on Kids of Steelweather for an event aimed at encouraging kids to participate in a triathlon.
Barrie Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
weather for an event aimed at encouraging kids to participate in a triathlon. On top of that, high bacteria counts in Lake Couchiching meant organizers had to cancel the swim portion of the run-bike-swim event. "The triathlon became a duathlon... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Cardiff ready to re-board the Island Princessplaying some of the his new music set against a back drop of the setting sun as
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 1 months ago
playing some of the his new music set against a back drop of the setting sun as attendees enjoy a two-hour sunset cruise on Lake Couchiching. “I can't think of any other venue as unique as this,” Cardiff said, adding maybe a chance to play on... Read more

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