Category: Local News

Guilty Plea For 14-Year Old Who Crashed A Minivan That Killed A 12-Year Old Girl Last Summer

Here is an update on a collision that happened back on July 26th, 2016, south of Orangeville: You will probably remember this one. A stolen minivan, driven by a 14-year old on Highway 10 near the Teen Ranch crashed into

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Open And Closed On Family Day

It’s the first long weekend of 2017. This Monday, marks Family Day. It is a provincial holiday that is celebrated annually on the third Monday of February. Because it is not a federal holiday, not everybody gets

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Tonight Orangeville’s Nick Rose Will Be Honoured At The Toronto Rock Game

Tonight it’s a battle for first place overall in the National Lacrosse League. The Toronto Rock welcome the Georgia Swarm to Air Canada Centre at 7:30pm. Tonight the team will honour former Orangeville Northman player, and now NLL league leading

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Another Arson West Of Dufferin County – OPP Suspect They May Be Related

The OPP are actively investing what could be a serial arsonist on the loose. There are 14 suspected cases of arson west of Dufferin County and now another suspicious fire is being investigated in Erin. That happened early yesterday near

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The Giant Canadian Flag On Hwy 10 Is Now Flying Again

A familiar site that you hadn’t seen in a while is now greeting people heading into Orangeville once again. After about $20,000 dollars in public donations were collected, the giant Canadian flag at Dragonfly Park, where drivers exit to and

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The OPP Says There Were 400 Preventable Collisions In Yesterday’s Storm

It was a rough weather weekend in the GTA. Between Friday and Sunday night, almost 25cm of snow fell. The O.P.P. says there were more than 400 collisions and single-car spinouts on Sunday alone. The say each incident was preventable,

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Bad Driving Conditions Expected North Of Toronto Today

Driving could be difficult north of the city today. There is a snow squall watch in effect for Barrie, Orillia and Simcoe County. 15cm of snow is possible. Dufferin County and parts of Northern York Region don’t have any watches

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Bus Cancellations – February 8, 2017

Due to the weather, there are some bus cancellations today. This list will be updated until 7:30am. Check back for updates: 

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Two Drivers Caught Racing At Almost 100 km/h Over The Limit

Another pair of drivers have been charged with street racing. It happened on Thursday on Hwy 10 in Mono (north of Orangeville). Dufferin OPP were conducting radar and clocked a 30-year-old Shelburne man in Volkswagen sedan doing 179 km/h in

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Freezing Rain And Rainfall Warnings Issued

A freezing rain warning is now in effect for the GTA and a rainfall warning is in effect for other areas. The storm is starting a little later than originally expected. It should start between 7-8am. The worst of it

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School Bus Cancellations – February 7, 2017

Due to the pending freezing rain storm, there are multiple school bus cancellations for today. This list is being updated until 7:30am. Check back for updates: 

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Police Looking For These Suspects That Allegedly Almost Ran Over A Police Officer

Police are looking for two suspects after an officer was nearly struck by a stolen car carrying two suspects of in a theft and fraud investigation. The incident happened early Friday morning at McDonald’s on Broadway Avenue in Orangeville. After

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Lots Of Freezing Rain On The Way – Special Weather Statement Issued

A special weather statement is in effect across Ontario. Starting tonight, accumulating snow and several hours of freezing rain are possible. That is going to make tomorrow’s commute, treacherous. Environment Canada is saying that there is a lot of uncertainty

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Heads Up: A Winter Storm Could Bring A Lot Of Snow On Tuesday

We’re about to get a reminder of winter is supposed to look like in the GTA. A storm is heading our way. Tuesday we should get about 10-15cm of snow. It will continue into Wednesday with another 5-10cm falling. Those

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Oakville Driver Caught Going 67 km/h Over The Limit … In A School Zone

How’s this for stupid? The OPP have charged a 43-year-old Oakville man after they clocked him doing 107 km/h in a school zone. It happened around 1:00pm on Wednesday near Hockley Road & 5 Sideroad. That is close to Mono-Amaranth

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