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REMEMBER THIS: Suspicious Characters — Part 1

REMEMBER THIS: Suspicious Characters — Part 1

It wasn’t called human trafficking in 1890, but the crime certainly existed at that time
Heat, flames from large shed fire cause damage to Barrie home

Heat, flames from large shed fire cause damage to Barrie home

The shed at 19 Noam Dr. in Barrie was 'completely consumed,' says local fire official
POLL: Despite U.S. polls, most expect Biden's re-election

POLL: Despite U.S. polls, most expect Biden's re-election

In an online poll this week, just under two-thirds of Village Media readers were confident that U.S. president Joe Biden would be re-elected
Back for third year, Davestock raising money for Gilda's Club

Back for third year, Davestock raising money for Gilda's Club

This year's event taking place June 22 at the Queens in downtown Barrie; fundraiser honours the late Dave Yole, who passed away in 2019
Smitty's Furniture marks 'warm and welcoming' return to Barrie

Smitty's Furniture marks 'warm and welcoming' return to Barrie

The company, which previously operated in the city from 1991 to 2008, opens new Bryne Drive store
Fundraiser puts addiction front and centre in downtown windows

Fundraiser puts addiction front and centre in downtown windows

'We are serving approximately 300 people weekly and we do not currently have adequate funding,' says rep for The 705 Recovery Community Centre
Baycats turn on the power in win over Chatham

Baycats turn on the power in win over Chatham

Canice Ejoh had four RBIs to help Barrie offence; two teams back in action this afternoon
LETTER: End to horse racing at Georgian Downs would have ripple effect

LETTER: End to horse racing at Georgian Downs would have ripple effect

Letter writers asks: 'What about the families who directly depend on horse racing for their income? Have they been considered in this move?'
COLUMN: Reporter's first tattoo caused more anxiety than pain

COLUMN: Reporter's first tattoo caused more anxiety than pain

'Sure, I’m 53 years old, but that doesn’t make it any easier on me,' writes Kevin Lamb, whose column will be informing his parents he got tattooed
Good morning, Barrie!

Good morning, Barrie!

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