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Alleged romance con artist sought

Alleged romance con artist sought

Suspected fraudster poses as rich Italian businessman, say police
Police say driver showed obvious signs of impairment

Police say driver showed obvious signs of impairment

Breath samples read twice the legal limit
Beer store employee threatened, male charged

Beer store employee threatened, male charged

On Wednesday, October 28, 2015, at 6:30 p.m., police responded to The Beer Store, located on Anne Street, in the city of Barrie, upon receiving reports of a male threatening a store employee.
Driver found asleep at fire scene. Charges ensue

Driver found asleep at fire scene. Charges ensue

On Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at approximately 3:30 p.m., members of the Barrie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) investigated a vehicle fire northbound on Highway 11 south of line 3 in Oro-Medonte Township.
Gert the Goose has a safe home thanks to Georgian College and RVH

Gert the Goose has a safe home thanks to Georgian College and RVH

A lonely goose that was wandering the grounds around Georgian College's student residence was safely relocated recently.
County Council talking budget today

County Council talking budget today

A tax increase of 2 percent will be on the table
Soggy day breaks minor rainfall record in Barrie

Soggy day breaks minor rainfall record in Barrie

Special weather statement remains in effect
Whoohoo BarrieToday!

Whoohoo BarrieToday!

Our free coffee offer at Casa Cappuccino continues until 10 p.m. tonight (Wednesday, October 28)
How to stay safe this Halloween

How to stay safe this Halloween

Here are a few safety tips to ensure your family's Halloween is a fun and exciting night for everyone.
Police seek assistance in locating missing teen

Police seek assistance in locating missing teen

The Orillia Ontario provincial Police (OPP) is asking for assistance in locating a missing male from Severn Township. Police are asking for the assistance of the public in locating 15 year old Devin PRINCE.