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Six more Roberta Place residents succumb to COVID, bringing death toll to 25

Six more Roberta Place residents succumb to COVID, bringing death toll to 25

There are 122 residents confirmed to have the virus, which is unchanged from Wednesday, while the number of cases among staff and team members increased to 74 from 69 in the past 24 hours
Local help, not the military, is best for Roberta Place, says minister of long-term care

Local help, not the military, is best for Roberta Place, says minister of long-term care

'Ultimately, the community spread is the biggest threat to long-term care staff and homes, so everyone has a role to play,' says Dr. Fullerton
Woman suffers serious injuries following crash on Essa Rd.

Woman suffers serious injuries following crash on Essa Rd.

Air ambulance landed at the scene, on Essa Road near Anne Street, to take the victim to hospital; Road closed for police investigation
Family members raise red flags about communication coming out of Roberta Place

Family members raise red flags about communication coming out of Roberta Place

'I can assure you in no way shape or form is anyone trying to hide the numbers, change the numbers, play down the numbers, increase the numbers. We’re all working on the same team,' says Dr. Colin Lee
52 new COVID cases in Barrie, seven deaths reported by health unit today

52 new COVID cases in Barrie, seven deaths reported by health unit today

The health unit reported a total of 88 new cases in Simcoe-Muskoka today
Barrie police seek suspects after attempted murder at townhouse

Barrie police seek suspects after attempted murder at townhouse

'There was a message being sent here to someone,' says police official; Five shots were fired during the Dec. 30 incident on Yonge Street, officials say
Family, friends of woman killed in Innisfil crash appeal for witnesses

Family, friends of woman killed in Innisfil crash appeal for witnesses

'She was one of those people who wanted to change the world,' says friend of 22-year-old Tamerra London, who died Nov. 22
Former Liberal candidate handed 240-day conditional sentence

Former Liberal candidate handed 240-day conditional sentence

Gerry Hawes, 59, will be under house arrest for eight months and also be on probation for 24 months following conviction for accessing child pornography
Community garden at Riverwood Park could be 'breaking point' to also add parking lot

Community garden at Riverwood Park could be 'breaking point' to also add parking lot

Ward councillor says people have been using parking lot at Kozlov Centre or adjoining streets, 'which the residents are not crazy about'
Rerouted vaccine shipment, late orders meant deadly delay protecting Roberta Place residents

Rerouted vaccine shipment, late orders meant deadly delay protecting Roberta Place residents

'I know they did everything they were told and recommended to do and despite that, within 48 hours we had 55 cases,' says Dr. Colin Lee