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Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

A mix of sun and cloud, with a chance of flurries overnight.
'Deadly combination of drugs' seized after man flees RIDE stop

'Deadly combination of drugs' seized after man flees RIDE stop

South Simcoe police are warning the community of the danger of purple heroin street drug
New public art installation to honour former mayor

New public art installation to honour former mayor

The Community Living Room in the newly named Van Bynen Square is expected to be fully complete in the summer of 2019
Newmarket council meets in middle on meeting time change

Newmarket council meets in middle on meeting time change

The committee of the whole meetings will begin at 12:30 instead of 1:30 p.m. beginning in March 2019
Unattended candle caused Newmarket house fire

Unattended candle caused Newmarket house fire

An occupant of the home was treated and released from hospital Sunday after suffering smoke inhalation
OPP joint investigation takes down illegal gun ring in GTA

OPP joint investigation takes down illegal gun ring in GTA

A machine gun, assault rifle, handguns, grenades, stun gun, heroin, fentanyl were among the weapons and drugs seized in an eight-month probe targeting an organized crime group manufacturing illegal guns for mass distribution across the province
Fitness club, restaurant closed for public health violations

Fitness club, restaurant closed for public health violations

York Region public health inspectors closed Express Fitness in Vaughan, and the Green Grotto Tea Room in Markham in last week's inspections
Newmarket man faces a dozen charges in crash that killed 5-year-old girl

Newmarket man faces a dozen charges in crash that killed 5-year-old girl

A 23-year-old man faces impaired-related criminal charges following a four-month investigation into a fatal, four-vehicle crash in King last August
Police seek assistance identifying suspects in Richmond Hill robbery

Police seek assistance identifying suspects in Richmond Hill robbery

An employee was taken to the hospital after two male suspects allegedly robbed a Tower Hill convenience store
Marie and Joseph rank as top baby names in last 100 years

Marie and Joseph rank as top baby names in last 100 years

It was a battle for the top spot for the most popular boys name in 2017, with the reigning moniker getting knocked down a few pegs