Category: Local News

Five Males Arrested After Crash That Sent Two People To Hospital

Caledon OPP responded to a serious collision (Sat. Oct 13, 2018 at 3:54 pm) at the intersection of Dixie Road and Old School Road that occurred between a stolen SUV and a sedan. The collision sent a 55 year-old mother

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Orangeville Police Make Arrests In Connection With Trailer Thefts

In early September, a Ford F150 pickup truck entered the lot of Big Bear U-Haul and Storage located on Stewart Court in Orangeville. The truck proceeded to back up to the tongue of a flatbed, car hauler style, U-Haul trailer.

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Celebrate Ontario Public Library Week At Local Libraries

To celebrate Ontario Public Library Week (October 14 – 20), the Orangeville Library is hosting a variety of special activities and events. The public are invited you to stop in to get a card, pick up a complimentary library bag

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LCBO Staff Help Orangeville Police Catch Impaired Driver

Orangeville Police have charged a 56-year-old Orangeville man with Impaired Driving after police were contacted by a LCBO staff member who refused to serve him Thursday afternoon. Police received a call from an employee of the LCBO at around the

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The Mother Of Kaden Young Has Been Charged With Impaired Driving Causing Death

The mother of Kaden Young, (the toddler who drowned when his mother’s vehicle was pulled into the Grand River last February) has been charged with impaired driving causing death. Michelle Hanson has also been charged with dangerous driving causing death

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OPP Report One Of The Deadliest Thanksgiving Weekends In Recent History

In one of the deadliest Thanksgiving weekends in recent history, two triple fatality collisions were among the four fatal road incidents that claimed a total of eight lives on OPP-patrolled roads. All four incidents occurred on Saturday, October 6, 2018.

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SIU Closes Case On Injuries Sustained By Man In Caledon Collision

In the afternoon hours of August 10, 2017, an individual reported to 911 that a Lamborghini was being driven southbound on Highway 10 at a high rate of speed. A Caledon OPP located the vehicle and pursued it, but then

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Orangeville Police Arrest Male In Connection With Break And Enters

Orangeville Police have arrested and charged a 25-year-old man with several criminal charges after more than a dozen vehicles were entered over the past weekend. Two males were spotted yestreday on the property of an Edelwild Drive home. When the

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Collision Involved A Drunk Driver On A Golf Cart

Wellington County OPP responded to a collision (Sun Oct 7, 2018 at 8:25 pm) involving a golf cart and a minivan in front of the Highland Pines Camp Ground located on Wellington Road 19 in Centre Wellington Township. The minivan

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Environment Canada Issues Warning About Near Zero Visibility For This Morning

It’s back-to-work and back-to-school today. For the commute in, we are under a fog advisory. It will burn off fairly quickly as the morning goes on and today’s heat wave rolls in but in the meantime, Environment Canada is warning

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Urban Harvest Program Volunteers Make Thanksgiving Extra Special

Seven volunteers joined Martina Rowley of the Orangeville Urban Harvest Program on a Saturday afternoon to turn 25 pounds of wild apples into 12 delicious apple pies. The apples had been harvested locally by other program volunteers in previous weeks. Half

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Fatal Crash Just Outside Of Rockwood

It’s been a deadly Thanksgiving weekend on our roads with another triple fatal collision. Wellington County OPP responded to a serious collision (Oct 6, 2018, at 8:30 pm) involving a pick-up truck and a sedan on Wellington Road 44, just

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Orangeville Post Office Launches New Stamps

Canada Post has issued new stamps paying tribute to emergency responders. The tribute recognizes the life-saving work of these dedicated women and men, with each design featuring a resolute figure in the foreground.   The Orangeville Post Office launched the

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Theft Of A Trailer And ATV In Orangeville

The victim contacted police to report that his 21 foot cargo trailer had been stolen from the property of 50 Centennial Road in Orangeville. The trailer had been parked at the location in early September. The enclosed trailer was red

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[Pics] Police Need Help To ID These Break And Enter Suspects

Orangeville Police are asking for help from the public to ID two suspects from a Break and Enter on Friday at a jewellery shop on Broadway. It happened at RV Jewellery and Cash for Gold around 1:15am. Police responded to

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