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Police looking for three masked men with handguns <b>(update)</b>

Police looking for three masked men with handguns (update)

A high school and three elementary schools were placed on hold and secure briefly. All schools released now and no immediate threat
Collision leads to impaired charge for scooter driver

Collision leads to impaired charge for scooter driver

OPP responded to a complaint from a concerned citizen that a scooter had been involved in a single vehicle collision
Argument over parking etiquette gets intense

Argument over parking etiquette gets intense

Police say a man pulled a knife
Lakehead Convocation celebrates 10 years of achievement

Lakehead Convocation celebrates 10 years of achievement

About 200 students graduates recognized
17 people, five establishments face charges after massive drug sweep

17 people, five establishments face charges after massive drug sweep

Police seized drugs, four vehicles, a home and a diamond ring
Arrest made in ATM theft

Arrest made in ATM theft

Police have arrested and charged a 41-year-old Barrie male with theft under $5,000
Volunteers gathering Barrie's history into an online archive for all

Volunteers gathering Barrie's history into an online archive for all

The Barrie Historic Archive will be officially launched at a special event including all of the city's living past mayors dating back to 1959 in September at city hall
D-Day is a great time to remember a dad's war effort

D-Day is a great time to remember a dad's war effort

Celebrating D-Day today, columnist Laurie Watt remembers her dad's service during World War 2, with the Royal Canadian Air Force
Temporary location a hit with Farmers' Market shoppers

Temporary location a hit with Farmers' Market shoppers

The weekly Barrie Farmers' Market shifted to the street on Saturday due to the Freedom of the City parade and ceremony, and the new site was a hit with shoppers
More chocolate milk that you shouldn't be drinking

More chocolate milk that you shouldn't be drinking

Best before dates expanded up to and including June 22 on all sizes of product made in Georgetown