Dozens of property owners along Barrie’s Essa Road face total fees of more than $330,000 for new city water and sewer hookups.
Police and fire officials continue to investigate a fire that caused extensive damage to the Port of Orillia Wednesday.
Police and fire officials continue to investigate a fatal fire in Gravenhurst, but are releasing few details.
Some people's expectations of what December should be are too high, says Jay, a regular visitor to the David Busby Street Centre.
With more cases of influenza showing up locally, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is advising residents to make sure they are taking precautions to avoid illness.
Luka Magnotta's insanity defence would have been torpedoed before it ever got to the jury, had the Crown had its way.
Eight children were found stabbed to death in a house in the city of Cairns in northern Australia early Friday.
Puerto Rican officials have sent a specialized search-and-rescue team to the Caribbean island of St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands, to recover the body of a Canadian tourist who drowned after falling into the sea.
A Pennsylvania mother and father accused of letting their 9-year-old disabled son starve to death last summer entered pleas of not guilty on Thursday.
Canada's CF-18 fighter jets took part in coalition airstrikes on two ISIS positions on Iraqi soil Wednesday, paving the way for the rescue of civilians trapped on a mountain range, the Department of National Defence (DND) said Thursday.
The Harper government is standing by its latest Supreme Court appointee after QMI Agency reported Justice Suzanne Cote had a three-year court battle with Revenu Quebec for claiming nearly $205,000 worth of clothes and personal care items on three tax returns.
Luka Magnotta likely made a good move by refusing to testify at his murder trial, legal experts say.
The spouse of a senior advisor in the office of former premier Dalton McGuinty told investigators he was paid $10,000 to wipe the computers of political staff, an OPP search warrant says.
A Wisconsin girl accused of luring a classmate into the woods and repeatedly stabbing her to please a fictional Internet character named Slenderman has been ruled competent to stand trial, a judge ruled on Thursday.
Tragedy struck Malaysia Airlines twice in 2014, with the disappearance of flight MH370 in March and flight MH17 being shot down over eastern Ukraine in July. These photos captured the devastation and the heartache of those affected.
The trial of three members of a western Pennsylvania family accused of beating and starving a seven-year-old boy nearly to death will begin on March 10, court officials said on Thursday.
A teenage girl is in serious condition after being shot in the face during a domestic assault in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.
A Kansas judge on Thursday found that a white supremacist accused in the murder of three people at Jewish facilities is competent to stand trial, after reviewing a psychological report requested by his defense lawyers.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio was named 2014 Person of the Year by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for opposing horse- drawn carriages in Manhattan and advocating other animal friendly causes, the group said on Thursday.