Jeff Bourret and Deanna Bergeron of Orillia hold their cheque for $50 million after picking up their Lotto Max jackpot in Toronto on Monday, September 15, 2014. Dave Abel/Toronto Sun/QMI Agency

Ice cream purchase leads to $50M

TORONTO (CNW )- A promise to replace an ice-cream treat for her fiancé led Deanna Bergeron of Orillia to a local store where she also bought, what tur

Lyle Buttineau

A legacy of kindness

After mowing an elderly woman’s lawn, Lyle Buttineau hopped on his bike and paid a brief visit to a friend.

Russell Simpson polishes up his 1941 Massey Harris 101 Super on Monday in preparation for the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo 2014 (IPM), which runs from Tuesday Sept. 16 to Saturday, Sept. 20 near Ivy, southwest of Barrie in Essa Township. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER/QMI AGENCY

Plowing ahead

ESSA TWP. — After two years of planning, an Essa Township farm and some of the surrounding fields southwest of Barrie have been transformed into a cit