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Extreme cold, snow squall warnings remain in effect this morning

Extreme cold, snow squall warnings remain in effect this morning

Wind chill values up to minus 40 are expected. Significantly reduced visibilities in heavy snow and blowing snow and local snowfall accumulations of 15 to 25 cm are possible, Environment Canada says
Good morning, Barrie!

Good morning, Barrie!

Here's a look at the current local weather and gas prices
Happy Mango: Where Caribbean cuisine meets local

Happy Mango: Where Caribbean cuisine meets local

'Happy Mango had to evolve over the years to provide a service and product that was missing in Barrie,' says owner
Barrie residents pack more than 4,300 shoeboxes for kids in need

Barrie residents pack more than 4,300 shoeboxes for kids in need

Shoeboxes sent to children in Ukraine, Philippines, Central America, Western Africa
Parents speak out on ‘secretive’ changes to special needs bus

Parents speak out on ‘secretive’ changes to special needs bus

'I almost feel silly for continuing to fight them on this for the sake of five months, but it's really down to the principle of the situation and because it is affecting so many other families as well,' says mother of Innisdale student
Innisfil renaming Lefroy arena to honour slain officer

Innisfil renaming Lefroy arena to honour slain officer

'As Const. (Morgan) Russell grew up playing hockey in this arena, it is a fitting legacy to honour him this way,' says mayor
Online interaction leads to charges, recovery of stolen property

Online interaction leads to charges, recovery of stolen property

Huronia West OPP charge Dundas man after agreement made to swap vehicle for trailers
Area residents fuming over 'ridiculous' Enbridge Gas bills

Area residents fuming over 'ridiculous' Enbridge Gas bills

'It’s very hard on people. Like most people, we’ve been trying to turn the thermostat down,' says local senior whose gas prices rose five-fold in recent months
Downtown BIA donates Noella Tree Lot proceeds to Hospice Simcoe

Downtown BIA donates Noella Tree Lot proceeds to Hospice Simcoe

'Downtown Barrie is proud to support such an important cause,' says local organization
Treasure hunters rejoice! Lease extended at popular antique mall

Treasure hunters rejoice! Lease extended at popular antique mall

'Talk about a stress reliever,' says Shirley Sanford, owner of Sanford and Sons Emporium, which will stay put until at least May, 31, 2025