If you haven’t received the August issue of The Villager community news magazine in your mailbox or picked up a copy at one of the distribution sites in and around Washago, you can now view it online.
Simply go to the masthead of this website and click on The Villager logo on the right.
This issue is packed with things to do in the area, as well as valuable information on local news and issues.
In a continuing effort to develop an affordable housing complex for mature adults, a yard sale will take place on Friday, Aug. 1 and Saturday, Aug.2, 2014 from 8 am to 2 pm with all proceeds supporting the new Severn Park housing project on the former Ministry of Natural Resources property in Severn Falls. Continue reading
A probable case of West Nile virus (WNv) infection has been identified by laboratory tests in an individual from Wahta Mohawk Territory. This is Simcoe Muskoka’s first probable case this year. Confirmatory testing is currently underway. Continue reading
By Dr. Charles Gardner
A foodborne illness (food poisoning) can happen when someone eats food that’s contaminated with harmful bacteria. Someone may not even realize they have eaten contaminated food – you can’t see, taste or smell these harmful bacteria. Continue reading
Bites from mosquitoes and ticks are annoying, but in some cases they can also make you sick. Protect yourself from West Nile virus (WNv) and Lyme disease by preventing tick and mosquito bites. Continue reading