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  1. Wins piling up for South Muskoka ShieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    After beating Orangeville once and Bracebridge twice, the team took on the Temiskaming Titans in Temiskaming on Nov. 14 winning 6-3 and the Knights of Meaford in Gravenhurst winning 9-1 the following night. Shield forward Jeff Whitwell of Burlington scored three of the six goals when the team faced off against the Titans.

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  2. Police respond to 21 collisions TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Following a snow squall warning issued on Monday calling for up to 25 centimetres of snow within a 12-hour span on Tuesday, Muskoka received a healthy dose of the white stuff right on schedule. The storm didn't fully reach the southern tip of Gravenhurst until the late afternoon despite whiteout conditions and slippery roads within the town centre beginning shortly after 10 a.m. The band of snow slowly made its way through the region turning sunny blue skies into a canopy of storm clouds and creating treacherous driving conditions.

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  3. Norman Bethune honoured with Toronto Legacy Plaque on 75th anniversary of his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Philipine Reporter

    Renowned surgeon, teacher, inventor, author, and political activist Norman Bethune was celebrated Wednesday with the installation of a Toronto Legacy Plaque on the 75th anniversary of his death . Born in Gravenhurst, Ontario in 1890, Bethune achieved fame for his advances in surgery, inventing or redesigning surgical instruments, and publishing scientific articles.

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  4. Free flu shots still available at Simcoe-Muskoka Health UnitsRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Muskoka Today

    Including the office in Gravenhurst, in the Town Hall. "It's not too late to be immunized against influenza," says Mary Ann Holmes, the manager of the vaccine preventable disease program.

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  5. Injured man found on Gravenhurst Parkway, police looking for cluesRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Muskoka Today

    Bracebridge OPP are asking that anyone who saw the man on the stretch of road that runs parallel to Hwy. 11 past the Muskoka Airport and prisons on the east side between Doe Lake Road in Gravenhurst and Hwy.

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  6. Snow squalls this morning could make driving difficultRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Environment Canada has issued a snow squall warning for all of Muskoka and Parry Sound areas, as of 6:17 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 20. In the areas of Bracebridge - Gravenhurst, Huntsville - Baysville, Port Carling - Port Severn and the Town of Parry Sound - Rosseau - Killbear Park snow squalls are expected. Under the snow squall bands, visibilities will be significantly reduced due to the heavy snow, and snow will quickly accumulate.

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  7. Snow squall warnings over... for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... hours. DRIVE CAREFULLY: This small fender-bender happened at the corner of Hotchkiss Street and Muskoka Rd in Gravenhurst, Tuesday morning, Nov. 18. A ship unloading salt in Parry Sound sits, barely visible through gusts of snow, as winds blow off ...

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  8. Snow squalls continue in some areas this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... hours. DRIVE CAREFULLY: This small fender-bender happened at the corner of Hotchkiss Street and Muskoka Rd in Gravenhurst, Tuesday morning, Nov. 18. A ship unloading salt in Parry Sound sits, barely visible through gusts of snow, as winds blow off ...

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  9. Snow to hit Toronto during Wednesday's drive homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | CFRB

    ... cm for Midland, up to 50 cm of Parry Sound, and the possibility of up to 45 for Bracebridge, Port Carling, and Gravenhurst. Early Wednesday morning, in the City of Kawartha Lakes, the roads were so clogged with snow that the O-P-P decided to shut ...

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  10. Huntsville Sally Ann Food Drive Dec. 3Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Muskoka Today

    Following food drives in Bracebridge and two Gravenhurst recently, the Town of Huntsville hosts its 26th Annual Salvation Army Food Drive Wednesday, December 3, starting at 6 p.m. The Food Drive is in conjunction with Huntsville, Lake of Bays, Dwight, Dorset, Port Cunnington, Hillside, Interlaken, Burk's Falls, Emsdale, Novar, Sprucedale and Kearney Fire Departments, Du-Ya Wanna Snowmobile Club, Huntsville OPP, Muskoka Ambulance, Huntsville Air Cadets and the Motorcyclists of Muskoka. Watch and listen for the fire trucks as they go door to door to collect healthy non-perishable food items.

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  11. Man uses weapon to rob woman at ATMRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... the incident. Police are commending the public for helping them identify and locate the teen in a short period. GRAVENHURST A man brandished a weapon against a woman at an ATM in Gravenhurst and stole a quantity of cash from her on Sunday, Nov. 16. ...

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  12. Gravenhurst woman charged with stealing donation boxes moneyRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Muskoka Today

    Police say they have charged the woman with thefts from two donation boxes from businesses on Muskoka Road South in Gravenhurst. They say that on November 11, 2014, the accused entered the Pizza Pizza and stole money from a donation box that had been set out to assist a local family in need.

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  13. Another win for South MuskokaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Shield forward Trevor Smith races to get the puck from Bracebridge Blues goalie Jakub Kochta in a game held Nov. 7 at the Graeme Murray Arena in Gravenhurst.

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  14. Snow squall warning continues, except for HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Environment Canada's snow squall warning for most areas of Muskoka and Parry Sound, including Town of Parry Sound - Rosseau - Killbear Park, Bracebridge - Gravenhurst, and Port Carling - Port Severn continues today, Thursday, Nov. 13. As of 3:10 p.m. the warning has ended for Huntsville - Baysville. The warning states brisk westerly winds blowing over the open waters of Lake Huron and Georgian Bay continue to generate heavy flurries and localized snow squalls.

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  15. War quilt unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... Nov. 11, when the repatriation ceremony was held at the town hall, following the Remembrance Day service at the Gravenhurst Legion, to unveil a quilt made by the Gravenhurst Women's Patriotic Committee during the First World War. Now displayed in a ...

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  16. Snow squall warning - up to 15 centimetres possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Environment Canada has issued a snow squall warning for all areas of Muskoka and Parry Sound, including Huntsville - Baysville, and Town of Parry Sound - Rosseau - Killbear Park, Bracebridge - Gravenhurst, and Port Carling - Port Severn. The warning states an arctic cold front that crossed southern Ontario has ushered in much colder air.

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  17. Gravenhurst remembers its war dead - and those carrying on in their memoryRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Muskoka Today

    Like every community across Canada Tuesday, residents here gathered to remember those from Gravenhurst who died in the First and Second World Wars, the Korean War - and other conflicts - including Canadians who more recently died in Iraq and Afghanistan and those still serving. But special mention was made of Cpl.

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  18. Watch for snow squallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Environment Canada has issued a snow squall watch for Bracebridge - Gravenhurst, Huntsville - Baysville, Port Carling - Port Severn and Town of Parry Sound - Rosseau - Killbear Park. Environment Canada issues snow squall watches when conditions are favourable for the formation of bands of snow that could produce intense accumulating snow or near zero visibilities.

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  19. Summer gone but still lots to do In Muskoka areaRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... chill in the area, things to do with a child can be a challenge, but you can turn to Great Moose Adventures in Gravenhurst for there line up of great children activities in the great outdoors. Finally, to warm up and get a great workout, check out ...

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  20. Army cadets stand vigil at Bracebridge cenotaphRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Muskoka Today

    ... James Street Place retirement home to lay a wreath at a memorial there. A couple of other cadets will go down to Gravenhurst at dawn to stand vigil through the legion service there at 11 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. reserve soldiers from Base Borden will ...

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