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Former NHL pros to face off in annual Hockey Night in Dufferin Caledon fundraiser

By Sam Odrowski Pro hockey players will be lacing up their skates for the third annual Hockey Night in Dufferin–Caledon. Former NHL players Doug Gilmour, Darcy Tucker, Aaron Downey and Mike Krushelnyski are among the pro athletes who will face ...

Resident takes council to task for infrastructure failures

By JAMES MATTHEWS At least one Orangeville resident gives town council a failing grade when it comes to the management of municipal facilities. Fead Street ...

Peel-Dufferin Plowmen’s Association to host hands-on clinic for junior plow enthusiasts

By Sam Odrowski An educational event to help young people learn about plowing or enhance their existing skills is coming to the region. The Junior ...

Equipment failure closes Tony Rose pool

By JAMES MATTHEWS A crucial piece of equipment’s failure at the Tony Rose Memorial Sports Centre has led Orangeville to consider the pool’s future. A ...

Quality food, entertainment and family-friendly fun coming to 15th Annual Orangeville Rotary Ribfest

By Sam Odrowski There will be no shortage of delicious food available to residents of Dufferin County and the surrounding area next weekend. The 15th ...

Orangeville council takes stock of ‘tsunami of asset depletion’

By JAMES MATTHEWS Effective asset management is investing in the right municipal infrastructure at the correct time. And Orangeville has taken another step toward more ...

General News

Headwaters Hospital launches new program delivered to elderly patients in their homes

By Paula Brown Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC) is extending patient health care beyond the hospital walls with the start of a new program partnership. ...

Mono bylaw grounds battling kites

By JAMES MATTHEWS It’s illegal to fly souped-up kites outfitted with sharp edges for battles in the sky over Mono. Town council gave the final ...

Caledon Pit Run raises money for MRI machine at Headwaters Health Care Centre

Run returns after hiatus caused by pandemic By Zachary Roman Runners had the chance to race through a local pit last weekend.  On July 6, ...

Orangeville resident wins $53,261 with LOTTO 6/49

By Sam Odrowski  An Orangeville man won over $50,000 in a recent LOTTO 6/49 draw. Robert Roper claimed the second prize in the June 5 ...

Unwanted bike pick-up available locally on July 17

By Constance Scrafield The Dunk Disposal team is reminding residents of this area far and wide that their bike pick-up is July 17. It’s their ...

Upper Grand District School Board developing Human Rights Policy Framework

By Paula Brown The Upper Grand District School Board (UGDSB) has announced plans to develop an inaugural Human Rights Policy Framework to address discrimination and ...

Sports

Orangeville hockey player drafted by Montreal Canadiens

By Brian Lockhart Orangeville native Logan Sawyer is going to start the next phase of his hockey career after being selected 78th overall by the ...

Junior C Northmen meet Wilmot Wild in second round of playoffs

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Junior C Northmen will be up against the Wilmot Wild in the second round of the Ontario Junior C Lacrosse ...

Junior B Northmen lead Orillia Kings 2-1 in playoff series

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Junior B Northmen are leading the Orillia Kings 2-1 in their second-round playoff series. Orangeville dispatched the Akwesasne Thunder in ...

Local athlete brings home medals from Special Olympics

By Brian Lockhart Local athlete, Yazmine Wilson-Daponte, attended the Special Olympics School Championships in Chatham-Kent from June 11 to 12 and brought home six medals. ...

Orangeville’s Junior B Northmen split the week with a win and a loss

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Junior B Northmen took a loss in the final regular season game when they went to Port Credit to take ...

Junior Bengals give up a loss after rain cuts game short

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Junior Bengals had a good start to their game against the Mansfield Cubs when Joseph Parke hit the ball over ...

Third annual Cross-Fit fundraiser supports First Responders

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​By Brian Lockhart There were a lot of very fit people at the third annual CrossFit Orangeville fundraiser in support of First Responders held at ...

Junior C Northmen hammer Stealth in weekend game

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Junior C Northmen won their 10th game of the season when they hosted the Six Nations Stealth at Tony Rose ...

Nordic Walking provides upper-body workout while enjoying trails

By Brian Lockhart Many people enjoy walking to keep fit, however, walking only exercises the lower part of your body. Nordic Walking is a style ...

Third annual fundraiser for CrossFit supports First Responders

By Brian Lockhart CrossFit Orangeville and CrossFit Division have teamed up with #IVEGOTYOURBACK911 and Boots on the Ground to host their third annual fundraiser in ...

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