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Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority acquires Uxbridge land

The Beaver River wetland was a special place to retired teacher Katharine Symons and her family.
September 10, 2014 | Source: Simcoe.com

Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority hires interim CAO

The Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority (NVCA) has hired an interim chief administrative officer.
September 8, 2014 | Source: Simcoe.com

Innisfil landowners banking on hearing to cut drainage repair costs

About 25 landowners facing substantial bills to pay for $7 million in court-ordered repairs to the South Innisfil Creek Drain were in Barrie court Wednesday during the first step of a new hearing.
September 4, 2014 | Source: Simcoe.com

Anglers hooked on conservation

Fish health is taken into consideration more than it used to be during tournaments, says a veteran of professional tournaments.
August 22, 2014 | Source: Orillia Packet & Times

Lake Simcoe Showdown takes place this weekend

Professional and amateur anglers are ready for the Lake Simcoe Showdown, taking place Friday and Saturday.
August 21, 2014 | Source: Orillia Packet & Times

Gallery: Splash Festival’s The Beach Bash

On Saturday, August 16, 2014, Anthony Farnell, Chief Meteorologist for Global News hosted Splash Festival’s second-annual Beach Bash. The event took place at De La Salle Park in Jackson’s Point on Lake Simcoe.
August 20, 2014 | Source: Global News

Energy builds for annual dragon boat races in Barrie

The annual Barrie Dragon Boat Festival is a few days away and there’s still time for last-minute paddlers to hop into a boat.
August 18, 2014 | Source: Simcoe.com

Country life, animals, hockey focus of Barrie Fair

City kids can jump in hay, discover the secrets of milking a cow and even score in a hockey shoot out at this year’s Barrie Fair.
August 17, 2014 | Source: Simcoe.com

Beaverton firefighters recognized for ice rescue efforts

A group of Beaverton firefighters have been recognized by the federal government for their efforts to save the victims of a single-vehicle accident on the frozen waters of Lake Simcoe earlier this year.
August 13, 2014 | Source: Kawartha Media Group

Choose candidates who think green, Lake Simcoe coalition says

The Rescue Lake Simcoe Coalition wants voters to ask municipal election candidates what their campaign cash sources are.
August 12, 2014 | Source: Simcoe.com

Races wet and wild in Orillia

The Orillia Waterfront Festival wrapped up with a splash as contestants in the annual cardboard boat race faced off in a wet and wild competition at the Port of Orillia on Sunday. Some crafts proved more seaworthy than others, the cardboard hulls slowly disintegrating and depositing their crews into Lake Couchiching.
August 11, 2014 | Source: Simcoe.com

Local officials keeping tabs on water after algae emergency in Lake Erie

The blue-green algae bloom that left Toldeo, Ohio, residents thirsty last weekend isn't being ignored by water officials here in Barrie. Tucked between several large bodies of water, including Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe, Barrie's in a precarious position if a blue-green algae bloom appeared.
August 8, 2014 | Source: The Barrie Examiner

Mike Walters to take over helm of Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority

The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority’s board of directors has announced Mike Walters as the new CAO.
August 8, 2014 | Source: Durham Region

SPLASH away at Georgina's De La Salle Park

A flotilla of cool events from Beaverton to Brownhill, anchored by the Aug. 16 Beach Bash at De La Salle Park in Jackson’s Point, is expected to draw more than 6,000 people to the area by the time the SPLASH Water Festival wraps up in East Gwillimbury and Georgina this month.
August 7, 2014 | Source: Georgina Advocate

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