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Famous Birthdays, Born January 11th

Sir John A. MacDonald (first Prime Minister of Canada), born this date 1815, passed away June 6th, 1891 Actor Mitchell Ryan is (known for such films as “Magnum Force”, “Lethal Weapon”, “Grosse Pointe Blank”, the tv series “Santa Barbara”, numerous

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Events, January 11th

1569 – England’s first state lottery was held. 1770 – The first shipment of rhubarb was sent to the United States from London. 1878 – In New York, milk was delivered in glass bottles for the first time by Alexander

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Wacky… But True, January 11th

If your throat is getting scratchy, you might be better off reaching for a Hersey bar over cough syrup. At least that’s what one leading expert (University of Hull) is advising — as he says that chocolate is better for

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Joke Of The Day, Friday, January 11th, 2019

An old Irish farmer’s dog goes missing and he’s inconsolable. His wife says: “Why don’t you put an ad in the paper?” The farmer does. Two weeks later the dog is still missing. “What did you put in the paper?”

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, January 11th

As one of the fifty Ontario wide municipalities who experienced a system’s error during open voting for the 2018 Municipal election, the Municipality of Meaford will receive a 20% discount from the service provider, Dominion Voting Systems. October 22nd, during

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, January 11th

Today: A mix of sun and cloud with the chance of flurries. A high of minus 11. Winds north at 20 km/h, gusting to 40, becoming light early this morning with a wind chill of minus 28 this morning and

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Ski Report, Friday, January 11th

Blue Mountain Resorts Limited, open today 9am – 9pm, 37 of 43 slopes open, 11 lifts open, the terrain park open, tubing closed, half pipe closed Wasaga Nordic, 24 of 30 km. Open, track set, skate trail Horseshoe Resort, open

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Ontario Travel Information Centre Ski Report, Wednesday, January 11th

Blue Mountain Resorts Limited, open today 9am – 9pm, all 43slopes open, 3 lifts open, the terrain park open, tubing open, half pipe closed Wasaga Nordic, 24 of 30 km. Open, track set, skate trail Horseshoe Resort, open today 9am

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Famous Birthdays, January 11th

Actor Mitchell Ryan is (known for such films as “Magnum Force”, “Lethal Weapon” and “Grosse Pointe Blank” and the tv series “Santa Barbara”, numerous guest appearances on “Murder She Wrote” and “Dharma and Greg”) is 90. Former Canadian prime minister

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Wacky… But True, January 11th

A California couple arrested in Nebraska last month for carrying 60 pounds of marijuana they described as family Christmas gifts have again been arrested in Nebraska, this time on suspicion of carrying drug money. Patrick Jiron and his wife, Barbara,

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, January 11th

If you’re thinking about continuing your education, you probably have lots of questions. Georgian College staff will help you explore your options and provide answers at Georgian College Info Night. Drop by the Barrie, Orillia and South Georgian Bay (Collingwood)

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, January 11th

Today: Fog patches dissipating this morning. Periods of drizzle. Winds becoming south at 30 km/h this morning. A high of 8. Tonight: Periods of rain changing to periods of freezing rain before morning. Windy. A low of zero. Tomorrow: Periods

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