Paramedic Services Week

Simcoe County paramedics will be hosting public education events during Paramedic Services Week from May 24 to 30.

Patrick Fogarty Catholic Secondary School, OD/Park Secondary School and the Orillia Lady Kings Field Lacrosse Association are teaming up to host the 12-team provincial championship next week at the West Orillia Sports Complex. POSTMEDIA FILE PHOTO

Orillia to host Trillium Cup

Two schools are teaming up with the Orillia Lady Kings to host this year's Trillium Cup, the provincial high-school girls field lacrosse championship.

Man rescued by OPP

ORILLIA – Police used a borrowed canoe to rescue a man clinging to his capsized boat 200 feet from shore Thursday afternoon.

South Simcoe Police are looking for witnesses to a collision that occurred on Wednesday.

Tip leads to arrest

ALCONA – A wanted man spotted on a bar patio Wednesday was later arrested without incident by police.


Luring charges

A Midland man is charged with two counts of luring after inappropriate messages were sent to a 14-year-old female in Barrie.