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CRA Scam Continues to Target Area Residents

Orangeville Police Service are again spreading awareness wishes to again make the community aware that the Canadian Revenue Agency scam is still targeting area residents. In the last two months, seven Orangeville residents have been victims of this fraud with

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Trees Stolen from Princess of Wales Park

Orangeville Police are investigating the theft of two trees from Princess of Wales Park in Orangeville last Friday afternoon. On Friday, October 12, 2017 around 2 p.m., a woman was seen extracting two trees from a landscaped area in the western

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Orangeville Police Seek Assistance with Stolen Boat Investigation

Orangeville Police Service is probing the public for information regarding the theft of a boat, motor and trailer from a Centre Street residence sometime between October 4th and 5th. On Sunday, October 8, 2017, a man contacted police to report

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Mars Canada Chooses Bolton For Largest Capital Investment In Company History

Mars Canada, one of the world’s leading food manufacturers, has chosen Ontario for a significant new step in the company’s growth. On Wednesday in Bolton, Premier Kathleen Wynne joined Mars Canada leaders to open the Mars Food expanded plant. The

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Orangeville Man Arrested for Impaired Driving After Crashing into Bush

A 26-year-old man from Orangeville has been charged with impaired driving after he crashed into a bush in the front yard of a home on Northgate Drive early Saturday morning. Just before 3 a.m. on October 7, 2017, Orangeville Police

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Schomberg Man Charged For Going 137 km/h In An 80 km/h Zone

A Schomberg man is facing stunt driving charges after police clocked him driving 57 km/h over the posted speed limit in Mapleton Tuesday. Just before 4 p.m. on October 10, 2017, a Wellington County OPP officer monitoring traffic on County

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Kenilworth Man Facing Stunt Driving and Drug Charges

A 42-year old man from Kenilworth is facing a slew of charges after police clocked him at 64 km/h over the posted speed limit in Orangeville Thursday morning. On October 5, 2017, an Orangeville police officer was conducting traffic enforcement

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Island Lake Public School Hosts Students from China

From October 2 to 6, 2017, Island Lake Public School hosted a group of 21 international students and three teachers visiting from China. The entire school and Doug Morrell, the Superintendent of Education responsible for the International Student Program, welcomed

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Orangeville Police Charge Man in Ongoing Drug Investigation

Orangeville Police have arrested and charged a 28-year-old man for drug related charges. As a result of an ongoing drug investigation, police stopped a vehicle in the area of Century Drive and Townline, just after 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October

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Cocaine and Marijuana Seized at RIDE Spot Check in Shelburne

A 24-year old man from Welland is facing drug charges after a Police found more than just alcohol during a RIDE check in Shelburne Thursday night. In the evening on October 5, 2017, Shelburne Police pulled a car into the

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Fog Expected To Develop Tonight Over Many Areas In Southern Ontario

Fog advisory in effect for: Bracebridge – Gravenhurst Huntsville – Baysville Port Carling – Port Severn Town of Parry Sound – Rosseau – Killbear Park Barrie – Collingwood – Hillsdale Midland – Coldwater – Orr Lake Orillia – Lagoon City

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OPP Are Looking to Speak with a Male Driver Who Offered a Ride to an 11-Year Old Girl in Fergus

Police are attempting to track down and question a man who offered a ride to an 11-year old girl in Fergus Tuesday afternoon. Just before 3:30 on October 3, 2017, Wellington County OPP received a complaint of a driver who

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Caledon Hosts Bicycle Friendly Community Workshop

The Town of Caledon and Region of Peel are inviting residents to participate in a Bicycle Friendly Community Workshop. The workshop is presented by the Share the Road Cycling Coalition, a provincial cycling advocacy organization working to build a bicycle-friendly

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Wellington County OPP Sergeant Charged After a Minor Collision

Wellington County OPP responded to a collision on the 6th Line of Nichol Township on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 just after 8 p.m. involving an OPP cruiser and parked vehicle. Sergeant Mike Dolderman was driving a police cruiser when his

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Tip From The Public Leads Orangeville Police To Impaired Driver

Police say on Monday, October 2, 2017, just after 3 am, they received a call from a staff member of a Buena Vista Drive hotel. The complaint was regarding three males in the parking lot outside of the hotel causing

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