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Community awareness can help tackle sex trafficking, police say

Community awareness can help tackle sex trafficking, police say

Parents and other adults need to be aware that 'good girls' from 'good families' are being lured into prostitution, a York Regional Police human trafficking unit detective said at a Character Community event addressing issues facing youth in our communities
Beginning today, York police to name, shame alleged impaired drivers

Beginning today, York police to name, shame alleged impaired drivers

York Regional Police Chief Eric Jolliffe said names are being released to further make impaired driving socially unacceptable
Newmarket's new town council swearing in tonight

Newmarket's new town council swearing in tonight

The public is welcome to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Newmarket's new municipal council at Old Town Hall
Candlelight vigil honours memories at holidays

Candlelight vigil honours memories at holidays

More than 100 people attended to honour the memories of their loved ones at the candlelight vigil last night hosted by Roadhouse and Rose Funeral Home, and Genesis Bereavement Resource Centre
11 drivers charged with impaired over weekend

11 drivers charged with impaired over weekend

York Regional Police also report 12 drivers charged with driving under the influence of cannabis since it was legalized Oct. 17, 2018
Good morning, Newmarket!

Good morning, Newmarket!

Flurries and windy with temperatures falling to minus 8 with the windchill.
CP Holiday Train rolls in with foot-stomping show

CP Holiday Train rolls in with foot-stomping show

The CP Holiday Train chugged through Midhurst Friday, featuring performances by county superstar Terri Clark and openers Sierra Noble and Kelly Prescott
OPP ramps up Lock it or Lose it campaign during holiday season

OPP ramps up Lock it or Lose it campaign during holiday season

Police provide tips on keeping vehicles and their contents safe
You can read rare local history book in library’s online collection

You can read rare local history book in library’s online collection

The history and growth of Newmarket is detailed in the book by local author and historian Ethel Willson Trewhella
South Simcoe police naming drivers charged with impaired

South Simcoe police naming drivers charged with impaired

With impaired driving charges continuing to rise, South Simcoe Police say they are taking a tougher stand during this year's Festive RIDE program