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Premier Ford to make announcement in Orillia today

Premier Doug Ford is set to make an announcement in Orillia on Thursday afternoon. Ford will be joined by Solicitor General Sylvia Jones, MPP for Simcoe North Jill Dunlop and OPP Commissioner Thomas Carrique. The premier is expected to face more questions on back-to-school plans which have not been solidified

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OPP investigating suspicious death of woman in Orillia

ORILLIA, Ont. — Provincial police in Orillia, Ont., say they are investigating the suspicious death of a local woman. Police and paramedics received a report early Friday morning about an injured person outside a city residence. A woman who was found at the scene was rushed to a local hospital

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Suspicious death investigation underway in Orillia

A suspicious death investigation is underway after some sort of incident in Orillia on Friday morning. Ontario Provincial Police say that officers were dispatched to the Davey Street area at around 5:50 a.m. for a report of an injured person outside a residence. They say that a female victim was

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Coach charged after lacrosse ref assaulted in Orillia: OPP

ORILLIA, Ont. — Provincial police say they’ve charged a coach after a lacrosse referee was allegedly assaulted in Orillia, Ont., on Friday night. Investigators say they were called to a recreation facility around 10 p.m. for a report of an assault. They say officers found the male referee bleeding as

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One person dead after head-on collision near Orillia

One person is dead and another has serious injuries after a head-on collision on Highway 12 near Orillia early Saturday morning. Ontario Provincial Police say that a vehicle was headed northbound on the highway near Sideroad 15 at around 2:30 a.m. when it crossed the centre line and collided

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