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Caledon OPP Remind Cyclists of Safety Tips After Collision Between Bike And Car

Police are seizing the opportunity to remind cyclists of safe bicycle operation after a boy was sent to hospital with minor injuries following a collision with a car. Shortly before 5 p.m. on August 15, 2017, Caledon OPP were called

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Caledon OPP Lay Charges On Man Riding Stolen Motorcycle

A Caledon man is facing multiple charges after being pulled over by police while riding a stolen motorcycle. Just after 7 a.m. on Friday, August 11, 2017, a Caledon OPP officer noticed a green motorcycle with a stolen licence plate

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Caledon OPP Make Arrest In Connection With A Shooting

Caledon OPP have arrested two men after a shooting that has left a man in his 20’s in hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Just after midnight, on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Police responded to the shooting in the area of

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Orangeville Police Investigate Early Morning Residential Break and Enter

Orangeville Police are investigating a break and enter that happened at a Chisholm Street home early Sunday morning. The victim reported leaving the home at 1 a.m. and returning around 5:30 a.m. to discover that someone had entered the home

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Town of Orangeville Encourages Citizens to Report Property Damage from Significant Rainfall Events

The Town of Orangeville experienced two significant rainfall events this summer. On June 23, 2017 the Town received 110 mm of rain in approximately three hours and on August 1, 2017, the Town received in excess of 80 mm of rain, with

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Orangeville Announces Canada 150 Art Legacy Program

The Town of Orangeville is launching a Canada 150 Legacy Art Program, thanks to funding support from the County of Dufferin. The Canada 150 Wall will be a community art project in the form of a large-scale mural that celebrates Canadian

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Man Arrested at Alliston Potato Festival After Assaulting Security with a Taser

A 23-year-old Aurora man is facing multiple charges after attacking a security officer at the Alliston Potato Festival with a taser gun in the early hours of Saturday morning. Shortly after 12 a.m. on Saturday, August 12, 2017, Nottawasaga OPP

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Wellington County Man Takes Grocery Cart With Child In It At No Frills

Thankfully the child is safe and police believe is an isolated incident. Wellington County OPP say they got a complaint last week from a customer at the No Frills Store in Mount Forest. A customer was putting her child into

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Maple Lodge Farms Frankfurters Recalled Due To Possible Bone Fragments

Maple Lodge Farms is recalling certain chicken frankfurters due to the potential presence of bone fragments. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below. There has been one reported injury associated with the consumption of these products. Photo Credit:

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Environment Canada Issues Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Orangeville and Surrounding Areas

Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch in effect for the following areas: Orangeville – Grand Valley – Southern Dufferin County Shelburne – Mansfield – Northern Dufferin County Innisfil – New Tecumseth – Angus Barrie – Collingwood – Hillsdale

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Wellington OPP Report No Serious Collisions Over Civic Long Weekend

Wellington County OPP were busy on area highways, trails and waterways over the long weekend and are pleased to report that there were no serious motor vehicle collisions over that time period. Officers investigated 17 collisions throughout the county, ranging

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SIU Investigates Street Racer after Driver Evades Police in Caledon

Just after 1:30 p.m. on Thursday August 10, 2017, a Caledon OPP officer headed north on Highway 10 in Caledon spotted a black sports car travelling south at a speed well in excess of the posted speed limit. A short

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Caledon OPP Thank Public for Helping Locate Knife Used in Bolton Stabbing in July

Caledon OPP are thanking the public, and residents of Bolton in particular, for information that helped them locate the knife that is believed to be the murder weapon used in the stabbing death of Alexander Lemon back on July 29,

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Major Structure Fire at Wood Product Plant in Shelburne

Crews were still extinguishing hot spots at 9:30 Friday morning. Photo Credit: Shelburne Chief Brad Lemaich via Twitter (@bradlemaich)

No major injuries were reported at the scene of a major structure fire in Shelburne yesterday. Shelburne and District Fire Department and Shelburne Police were called to a fire at a wood product plant on the west end of town

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Environment Canada Confirms Third Tornado Touched Down Near Huntsville Last Friday

A third tornado has been confirmed to have occurred this past Friday, August 4th, 2017 in the Huntsville area. The Environment and Climate Change Canada storm investigation determined that the tornado occurred near the community of Utterson, which is approximately

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