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White Christmas on the way?

White Christmas on the way?

Environment Canada has issued a snow squall watch for Midland, Coldwater, Orr Lake, Orillia, Lagoon City and Washago Persistent snow squalls are expected to develop across the region tonight, giving near zero visibilities and rapidly accumulating snow.
Town of Innisfil shutting down for Christmas

Town of Innisfil shutting down for Christmas

Merry Christmas Town of Innisfil! Staff shutting the doors until next year.
Colts donate $500,000 to local schools

Colts donate $500,000 to local schools

Now in it’s 5th season, the Colts Adopt A School program has reached the mark of $500,000 being donated to schools in Simcoe County.
On the 12th Day of Christmas ...

On the 12th Day of Christmas ...

Visit the Simcoe County Museum this holiday season to experience a new twist on a traditional Christmas carol during the 12 Days of Christmas 2.0 event running Dec. 19 to Jan. 3.
Man arrested in YMCA theft

Man arrested in YMCA theft

Also charged with possession of jewellery taken in Dundonald break-in
Innisfil man charged with stabbing son

Innisfil man charged with stabbing son

Police say the incident occurred after the son argued with his mother
Store clerk tied up in armed robbery, say police

Store clerk tied up in armed robbery, say police

Barrie man, 27, accused of being wheel man
Stabbing an accident, say police

Stabbing an accident, say police

Investigators now believe the stabbing took place at the Travelodge and not in the vicinity of downtown Barrie
Holiday fun in the city

Holiday fun in the city

Looking for fun things to do over the holiday break? The City of Barrie has the following suggestions: 12 Days Of Fitness 12 Days of Fitness is a great way to decide which program to join in January or to stay fit before the Holiday hits.
Packed send-off for Fire Chief

Packed send-off for Fire Chief

Family, friends, fire brass attend party for retiring Chief John Lynn