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Tyler Evans

Tyler Evans

Tyler Evans got his start in the news business when he was just 15-years-old as a co-op student with The Packet & Times. After completing his studies at Durham College in 2017, he returned to his hometown to serve the community as a video producer and reporter with OrilliaMatters

Recent Work by Tyler

Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions in dire need of help for Holiday Program

Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions in dire need of help for Holiday Program

'It brings smiles to the faces of children and parents who need it the most within our community,' says holiday coordinator for Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions
Love on the rocks: Widower paints stones in memory of his wife

Love on the rocks: Widower paints stones in memory of his wife

'This is a way for me to feel connected to her, I have to try somehow,' says Orillia man who paints rocks in memory of his wife of 50 years
Innisfil native named captain of Orillia Terriers, vows to set good example

Innisfil native named captain of Orillia Terriers, vows to set good example

'Every shift, game, practice, I’m always going to give 100 percent. I want to show professionalism and do the little things,' says Terriers captain
Area seniors stuck in quarantine 'mess' after problems with app

Area seniors stuck in quarantine 'mess' after problems with app

Despite being fully vaccinated and having negative test, local couple 'locked in' for 14 days after returning home this week from Florida
Area woman finds rare double rose in her backyard garden

Area woman finds rare double rose in her backyard garden

Gardener believes rose, the result of a root that belonged to beloved family member who died a few years ago, 'means she's thinking of us'
Casino Rama 'excited' about possible return of concerts

Casino Rama 'excited' about possible return of concerts

'Obviously this is exciting news for us. We want to make it happen as soon as possible, but there are no firm dates,' says Casino Rama official
Area man pens book about life as a combat surgeon in Vietnam

Area man pens book about life as a combat surgeon in Vietnam

'It’s like a travel log that leads into Vietnam and then it goes through all the experiences and the many hospitals that we worked in,' says Dr. Garry Willard of book
Pilot refuses to get vaccinated, in peril of losing job

Pilot refuses to get vaccinated, in peril of losing job

'It’s obviously a big blow, this is a career that I love and it’s a real privilege to do what I do for a living,' says local pilot who has concerns about the vaccine
PPC supporter accused of causing 'disturbance' at local polling station

PPC supporter accused of causing 'disturbance' at local polling station

'I won’t condemn it just because some people are upset. If it is actually illegal, then it obviously should not occur,' says Simcoe North PPC candidate
Gamblers will soon need vaccine passport to enter Casino Rama, Gateway Casinos Innisfil

Gamblers will soon need vaccine passport to enter Casino Rama, Gateway Casinos Innisfil

'People are aware that this is going to be a requirement at not only our facilities but also at other restaurants, theaters, and so on,' says Gateway official