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  1. 'Freezeway' would let people skate through Edmonton to work or schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... inspired by skating tracks on Ottawa's Rideau Canal, at The Forks in Winnipeg and Arrowhead Provincial Park in Huntsville, Ont., he said. “If we concentrated all the backyard rink enthusiasts, and gave them a space to do that all together ... ...


  2. Muskoka Futures kicks in dollars for Ironman MuskokaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    The town entered into a partnership with Triathlon Muskoka and the Huntsville-Lake of Bays Chamber of Commerce to host the event. Huntsville town council agreed to act as the guarantor for the triathlon, which means it is on the hook for the $100,000 hosting fee should the chamber and its partners fail to raise funds to cover expenses.


  3. A cat's artistic taleRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | MacLeans

    ... Canoe Club in Waterloo, Ont., a group that frequently visits Napster's home at the Bondi Village Resort, near Huntsville, Ont. "There was no end of people I would show it to. They were just so eager to sign," Newell says from home in Listowel, Ont. ...


  4. Carving out a nicheRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... for the about 20 members who attended a recent club meeting. "It's social and it's relaxing," says Roy Hanson of Huntsville, Ontario, as he works on several tuxedoed musicians carved from bass wood. "We holler back and forth (across the tables) and ...


  5. Snowmobile passenger injured after sled accident ThursdayRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Muskoka Today

    An Oakville man faces a number of charges after his rental snowmobile was involved in a crash that injured a passenger early Thursday morning. Police say that just after 6 a.m. OPP at Huntsville were called about a snow machine that had crashed on Lake of Bays near Dwight Beach Road.


  6. Ironman committee ready to share Muskoka experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 |

    Organizing Committee Members and Roles Ray Love, Chair Myke Malone, General Manager Rich Trenholm, Medical Lead Scott Ovell, Financial Chair and Town of Huntsville Representative Mark Sinnige, Chair Athlete Experience Committee Kelly Haywood, HLOB Chamber of Commerce Representative Geoff Monarch, HLOB Chamber Intern Colleen Valliere, Chair IRONMAN Volunteers Todd Croxall, Chair Business Engagement Committee Danny Jackson, Deerhurst Lead Nick Stoehr, IRONMAN Race Director Mitch Fraser, IRONMAN Race Director Chris Occhiuzzi, Communications Chair Bryn Allison, Special Events Chair HUNTSVILLE-LAKE OF BAYS The organizing committee for 2015 Ironman Muskoka, being held in Huntsville and Lake of Bays, is moving forward with planning the event set for Sunday, Aug. 30. "Our committee is full of energetic, community oriented people who are working diligently behind the scenes to make Huntsville's ... (more)


  7. Winter camping: Fire and ice for Family DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The London Free Press

    Tubing is another fun winter activity included with your day pass to Arrowhead Provincial Park in Huntsville, Ont. ANNA RODRIGUES PHOTO Most of our friends thought we had frostbite on the brain when we announced we were going to spend the Family Day weekend camping at Arrowhead Provincial Park near Huntsville, Ont.


  8. Head-on collision results in impaired driving charge in Huntsville MondayRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Muskoka Today

    A head-on collision Monday night resulted in one driver suffering minor injuries and the other driver being charged with impaired driving. Police say that on Monday February 9, 2015, just before 8 p.m. OPP at Huntsville, along with Muskoka EMS, were called to the crash on Aspdin Road in the town of Huntsville.


  9. Marketing initiative underfunded: chamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 |

    The Huntsville-Lake of Bays Chamber of Commerce has asked for a $30,000 funding increase from the Town of Huntsville, which council plans to discuss as part of its 2015 budget.


  10. Woodstove ashes fire destroys Lake of Bays cottage, forcing owners to fleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Muskoka Today

    Firefighters from Huntsville and Lake of Bays responded to a fire Sunday afternoon that detoryed a cottage on South Ril Lake Road. The Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department say they received a report of a structure fire on South Ril Lake Road shortly before 1 p.m. Upon arrival, crews from Baysville Station 40 reported that the structure was fully involved. 1 comment

  11. New ideas headline Muskoka Small Biz series seminar Feb. 12 in HuntsvilleRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Muskoka Today

    ... Small Business Centre. The day-long seminar and workshop Thursday Feb. 12 at the University of Waterloo Centre in Huntsville (87 Forbes Hill Drive up the hill above the Summit Centre arenas) features several Muskoka entrepreneurs who will be ...


  12. Chamber tightens belt in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 |

    Huntsville-Lake of Bays Chamber of Commerce 2015 Board of Directors : Doug Campbell Lorraine van Luit Jim Brendish Ken Inglis Ginger Barkey Coun. Ginny Burgess Rose Evans Janet Markham Chris Occhiuzzi Coun.


  13. New ideas headline Muskoka Biz seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 |

    HUNTSVILLE Building new ideas for business success is the focus of this year's Bridges to Better Business seminar, hosted by Muskoka Small Business Centre on Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Waterloo Summit Centre for the Environment, 87 Forbes Hill Dr., in Huntsville. Several local entrepreneurs will be participating in the seminar this year, all of whom have been successful at taking an innovative approach to business.


  14. Add CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 |

    ... Gravenhurst is losing much of its sales to Orillia, while the second choice for locals to do their shopping is Huntsville. "Every Christmas we're seeing more and more Internet shopping," he said. "Local businesses need to think do I have a website ...


  15. TransCanada link could extend Hunters Bay TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 |

    Rebecca Francis, sustainability co-ordinator for the Town of Huntsville, and Colleen MacDonald, manager of parks and cemeteries for the town, presented a report to town councillors during a general committee meeting on Jan. 28 about the possible extension of the Hunters Bay Trail. Francis said the long-standing project would add 2.4 kilometres, including 750 metres of waterfront, to the west end of the 3.8-kilometre multipurpose trail that winds along the Muskoka River.


  16. Paralyzed wild black bear gets MRIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | CBC News

    A four-year-old wild black bear that was found paralyzed and emaciated in a field in northern Ontario underwent an MRI in the Toronto area Tuesday in what is thought to be a Canadian first. Hope, the bear, was found by a local family in Fort Frances, Ont., in December and came to the attention of Mike McIntosh, who runs the Bear With Us sanctuary in Huntsville, Ont.


  17. Person found dead 'searching for dog' in Huntsville barn fire SundayRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Muskoka Today

    The Ontario Fire Marshal's office is investigating after a person died reportedly searching for a dog after a blaze broke out in a small barn on Brunel Road Sunday night. Huntsville Fire Chief Stephen Hernen says that at 10:04 p.m. Feb. 1 fire crews from Lake Of Bays and Huntsville were called to a reported structure fire at a residence, east of town out past the Summit Centre/arena.


  18. Toronto-area vets treat paralyzed black bearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | CBC News

    ... Ontario in December, and came to the attention of Mike McIntosh, who founded the Bear With Us sanctuary in Huntsville, Ont. McIntosh drove more than 3,000 kilometres to Fort Frances, Ont., and back to get the little bear to Mississauga-Oakville ...


  19. Brunel fire claims life of man trying to save a dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 |

    HUNTSVILLE: After a small barn caught fire at a home on Brunel Road, a resident entered the burning building in an attempt to locate a dog. The Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department responded to the structure fire around 10 p.m. on Feb. 1, where they found the outbuilding engulfed in flames and the roof had collapsed.


  20. The next phase for an iconic vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 |

    For the last 50 years, Ford has sold more than 9 million-plus Ford Mustangs and Huntsville's Bickley Ford has contributed to those numbers. For 2015, Ford's engineers have outdone themselves and designed and packaged the latest, possibly greatest family of Mustangs ever assembled.