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Shared: Black bear, cub spotted in Midland

An adult black bear and a cub were spotted in Midland early Friday morning. On June 14, just after 2 a.m., Southern Georgian Bay OPP officers responded to a complaint of an adult black bear on King Street near the Lakeview Cemetery. At about the same time, an officer on… Read Full Simcoe.com Story: Black […]

Shared: Discovery Harbour, Wye Marsh and more founded by former newspaper editor

William H. Cranston died 41 years ago, but his legacy of founding some of the top tourist attractions in the Midland region lives on. Cranston worked to establish the Huronia Museum, Sainte-Marie among the Hurons, Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre and Discovery Harbour, which now attract… Read Full Simcoe.com Story: Discovery Harbour, Wye Marsh and more […]

Shared: Beausoleil First Nation members upset with settlement fund distribution

Members of Beausoleil First Nation are demanding they get a say in what is done with the government settlement money awarded by the Canadian and Ontario governments in November over a long-standing treaty dispute. “Chief and council went ahead and came up with a band resolution… Read Full Simcoe.com Story: Beausoleil First Nation members upset […]

Shared: Research, fundraising, quality care highlight successful year at Waypoint

Over the course of 2018-19, the Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care fundraised around $250,000, advanced several cutting-edge research projects, implemented enhanced safety measures and completed the exterior of the new Chigamik Waypoint Community Health Hub. Hospital executives… Read Full Simcoe.com Story: Research, fundraising, quality care highlight successful year at Waypoint (9) Share With Your […]

Shared: Five places to take your tastebuds on a tour in Midland and area

1. La Baie Crêperie — 342 King St., Midland; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily Savour the flavour of France, with massive crepes and a variety of sweet or savoury toppings. Enjoy great hospitality and the cosy café ambience in a converted house on downtown King Street. 2. Globe Café… Read Full Simcoe.com Story: Five […]

Shared: Midland buys land on Balm Beach Road, earmarks it for affordable housing

The Town of Midland has purchased a 19-acre property on the south side of Balm Beach Road with the intention of offering it up for an affordable housing project. Council authorized municipal staff to bid on the parcel of land, located at 739 Balm Beach Rd., which was placed on the… Read Full Simcoe.com Story: […]

Shared: Midland-area hospitals 'challenged' to fill frontline worker positions

THE ISSUE: Not all shifts are fully staffed at local hospitals due to a shortage of nurses. LOCAL IMPACT: Patient care suffers when local health-care facilities are short-staffed. Read Full Simcoe.com Story: Midland-area hospitals 'challenged' to fill frontline worker positions (52) Share With Your Friends & Followers

Shared: OPP investigating use of counterfeit bills in Penetanguishene, Midland

Counterfeit $100 bills have started popping up around Midland and Penetanguishene. The Southern Georgian Bay OPP were dispatched to a business in Penetanguishene just after 10:30 a.m. on June 8 after staff received what they suspected was counterfeit money. The OPP received… Read Full Simcoe.com Story: OPP investigating use of counterfeit bills in Penetanguishene, Midland […]

Shared: Bike day rolling into Waubaushene

Tay Township’s annual Tay Bike Day will be returning on June 15. From 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., visit Bridgeview Park in Waubaushene for a free barbecue, face painting and live music. The event will also feature a treasure hunt along the Tay Shore trail, a bike decoration contest and… Read Full Simcoe.com Story: Bike […]