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Inmate charged following assault at Penetang superjail

Inmate charged following assault at Penetang superjail

Victim remains in serious but stable condition after being airlifted to Toronto following alleged assault on May 13
Federal offender could be in the Barrie area: OPP

Federal offender could be in the Barrie area: OPP

Jakob Beisel serving three-year sentence for armed robbery and weapons charges; Known to frequent Brampton, Barrie, Orillia, North Bay and Sudbury areas
Ontario reports 14 deaths, 163 COVID patients in ICUs

Ontario reports 14 deaths, 163 COVID patients in ICUs

After today, we will not be publishing the Ontario daily updates, but will be moving to a weekly update format
Free website up for grabs in Coding for a Cause contest

Free website up for grabs in Coding for a Cause contest

Barrie company opens contest to non-profits, members of chamber, Conexx
LETTER: 'Good set of ears and radar guns' will solve road issues

LETTER: 'Good set of ears and radar guns' will solve road issues

'It is not hard to tell when motorcycles go up the street as most will easily hit way over the speed limit in two gear changes,' says letter writer
LETTER: Student hopes to one day say goodbye to discrimination

LETTER: Student hopes to one day say goodbye to discrimination

'I hope the next generation won’t know what discrimination is because it’s not there,' says Warnica student
Two-tower proposal on Collier St. described as 'quite modest'

Two-tower proposal on Collier St. described as 'quite modest'

'We see this proposal as fitting into the range of tall buildings that exist and are emerging within the existing land area,' says planning consultant
Good morning, Barrie!

Good morning, Barrie!

Here's a look at the current local weather and gas prices
Police searching for missing girl <b>(update: found safe)</b>

Police searching for missing girl (update: found safe)

Nine-year-old was last seen inside Georgian Mall
Businessman's joke made others uncomfortable, trial hears

Businessman's joke made others uncomfortable, trial hears

'I’ve never seen her move that fast. At the time, I just thought she was late for another meeting,' complainant's colleague testifies on Day 2 of Paul Sadlon's sexual assault trial