On Saturday, June 17, 2017, Georgian Bay fire crews responded to a fire at the Cottage Country Family Diner at the intersection of Front St. and Muskoka Rd. in MacTier. When the crew arrived, they found the structure fully engulfed in flames.
Residents at a nearby apartment were evacuated for precautions. No injuries were reported. Investigators and Ontario Fire Marshals were on scene the next day investigating.