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Police looking for woman last seen in October

Police looking for woman last seen in October

Police and her family have received no information on her possible whereabouts and are increasingly concerned for her well-being
Police make arrest in drug store sex assault

Police make arrest in drug store sex assault

Incident is alleged to have occurred on November 29
Township converting to new LED streetlights

Township converting to new LED streetlights

Over the past decade Oro-Medonte has focused on reducing its environmental footprint by better understanding and managing its energy consumption.
Traffic stop leads to trafficking charge

Traffic stop leads to trafficking charge

On January 14, 2016 at approximately 8:50 p.m. members of the Orillia Ontario Provincial Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on a vehicle at Mississaga Street, and McKenzie Street in the city of Orillia.
Caller posing as son bilks local man of 'large sum'

Caller posing as son bilks local man of 'large sum'

Police are strongly advising people of all ages to beware of scams commonly known as the Emergency Scam or Grandparent Scam.
Transport driver accused of careless driving in Tottenham crash <b>(update: no charges laid)</b>

Transport driver accused of careless driving in Tottenham crash (update: no charges laid)

The truck hit the ReMax and post office and stopped when it smashed into a convenience store
Police probing party after rings stolen

Police probing party after rings stolen

On Thursday, January 14, 2015 police attended an address on Big Bay Point Road in regards to some jewellery that had been stolen from the house.
These neighbours are shy, secretive and noisy at night

These neighbours are shy, secretive and noisy at night

Coyotes: "Generally, we seem to co-exist with them"
Good Friday morning Barrie

Good Friday morning Barrie

Drizzle, rain today and some school bus cancellations - but not in Barrie
Teachers’ union reach tentative agreement

Teachers’ union reach tentative agreement

The Simcoe County District School Board and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation District 17 permanent secondary school teachers’ union have reached a tentative local agreement.