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Organizations press candidates on their level of support to address poverty <b>(8 photos)</b>

Organizations press candidates on their level of support to address poverty (8 photos)

Candidates endorse 'housing-first' concept at all-candidates accountability assembly at Grace United Church
8 people died, 6,934 charges laid in Ontario Thanksgiving weekend

8 people died, 6,934 charges laid in Ontario Thanksgiving weekend

Of those charges, 5,295 of them were speeding related, says OPP
Woman charged with impaired driving causing death after toddler killed in crash

Woman charged with impaired driving causing death after toddler killed in crash

She's accused of failing to stop at a road closure sign before vehicle swept into Grand River in February
Look who's $55,000 richer!

Look who's $55,000 richer!

The winning ticket was purchased at Orchard Gate Gas Bar on Atherley Road in Orillia
Faerber and Lehman talk affordable housing and the downtown <b>(5 photos)</b>

Faerber and Lehman talk affordable housing and the downtown (5 photos)

Upcoming debates include a chamber of commerce event on Monday, Oct. 15, followed by a Ward 2 debate on Oct. 16
Smile Cookie campaign comes through big for local organizations

Smile Cookie campaign comes through big for local organizations

Big Brothers Big Sisters and Hospice Simcoe split just under $126,000; Barrie and Alcona continue to be among highest performing areas for the campaign
Two officers, five others charged after investigation into corrupt practices

Two officers, five others charged after investigation into corrupt practices

One officer is a 14-year veteran with York Regional Police, the other was hired in 2016
Barrie man facing criminal charges following fail to remain

Barrie man facing criminal charges following fail to remain

Female passenger transported to area hospital with serious injuries
House washed away and came to rest beside Highway 400 <b>(5 photos)</b>

House washed away and came to rest beside Highway 400 (5 photos)

No wild weather in Bradford West Gwillimbury matches the devastation Hurricane Hazel left behind in the Holland Marsh
Area hospital switching to metal throne with copper-coated toilet seats

Area hospital switching to metal throne with copper-coated toilet seats

Collingwood hospital plans to renovate, upgrade 58 patient rooms next year with engineered infection control technology