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City's deficit due to COVID won't be nearly as bad as envisioned, say officials

City's deficit due to COVID won't be nearly as bad as envisioned, say officials

There's a feeling of relief at city hall, however there are still some unknowns around the financial figures, says deputy-mayor
REMEMBER THIS: When strange objects descend from the sky <b>(4 photos)</b>

REMEMBER THIS: When strange objects descend from the sky (4 photos)

On April 28, 1949, the Bugbeater caused quite a stir among townsfolk when it landed in Barrie to refuel during a trip from northern Ontario to Toronto
Numbers up slightly as province reports 435 new COVID cases

Numbers up slightly as province reports 435 new COVID cases

There were no deaths related to the coronavirus in Ontario today; There are 100 people hospitalized throughout the province with COVID-19
This year's ski season 'is going to feel a lot more old school'

This year's ski season 'is going to feel a lot more old school'

'Whatever we do, it is going to be a lot different than any other winter,' says Hardwood president and general manager
Sculpture shows create spatial, community connections <b>(11 photos)</b>

Sculpture shows create spatial, community connections (11 photos)

New Sculpture Exhibitions at be contemporary art gallery in Stroud provide 'some respite in these challenging times'
Despite COVID, it was smooth sailing for Couchiching club <b>(7 photos)</b>

Despite COVID, it was smooth sailing for Couchiching club (7 photos)

'Members have appreciated being able to continue sailing and get out to enjoy the sport they love,' says commodore of Champlain Sailing Club
Good morning, Barrie!

Good morning, Barrie!

Be thankful
Dog at centre of dispute with local rescue organization back home

Dog at centre of dispute with local rescue organization back home

Lost Boys Hope founder says all she ever wanted was to ensure the dog's best interests were taken into account
City looking to fix troubled waters at Minet's Point <b>(4 photos)</b>

City looking to fix troubled waters at Minet's Point (4 photos)

'It has taken about four feet away from my property over time,' says longtime resident of lakeside neighbourhood
Seniors can stay fit at home, too

Seniors can stay fit at home, too

Five tips on how to stay fit at home, even during pandemic