Organizers say this year’s Gravenhurst Winter Carnival saw attendance jump by about 20 percent over last year. The Town’s Amy Taylor tells the Moose it was a jam packed exciting weekend that saw the crowds surge at many of the carnival’s events…

The Rick Mercer Report is scheduled to air sometime before the end of March. Taylor says many of the carnival events were so well attended that it was simply fantastic…

(Photo of Parry Sound-Muskoka MP Tony Clement and Comedian Rick Mercer via the Town of Gravenhurst)