Skip to content

Local News

History professor to share NATO research in Orillia

History professor to share NATO research in Orillia

Why, in 2019, are those fears of a global war being rekindled? Dr. Timothy Sayle will present his lecture, open to the public, Aug. 28
Survivors Memorial Monument to be unveiled Saturday at HRC

Survivors Memorial Monument to be unveiled Saturday at HRC

Sculpture at HRC cemetery honours those who died at now-shuttered Orillia institution
Pedestrian who died near Collingwood remembered as 'social butterfly'

Pedestrian who died near Collingwood remembered as 'social butterfly'

'He was the sweetest man ever,' says friend; In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to the Special Olympics in his memory
Driver sought after leaving crash scene in Angus

Driver sought after leaving crash scene in Angus

Police say driver crossed live lane of traffic at intersection on July 29, causing motorcyclist to take evasive action which led to crash
LETTER: Time to step up police patrols

LETTER: Time to step up police patrols

'Lack of police presence and enforcement has also resulted in careless, distracted and impaired drivers becoming a serious safety problem for road users and pedestrians'
Barrie man charged after bogus American bills passed in Wasaga Beach, Elmvale

Barrie man charged after bogus American bills passed in Wasaga Beach, Elmvale

Barrie man charged with two counts of uttering counterfeit money, two counts of failing to comply with probation order and one count of possessing counterfeit money
Youth faces weapons, drug-trafficking charges in Angus

Youth faces weapons, drug-trafficking charges in Angus

Police say they seized a number of controlled substances; also charged with drug trafficking is a 41-year-old woman
Province passing around cannabis licences, including one for Barrie

Province passing around cannabis licences, including one for Barrie

One of the region's licences hasĀ been awarded for Barrie to Sofia Kuliev on Collier Street, with three others going to operators in Innisfil and one in Collingwood
Cyclists ready to roll in 540-km fundraising trek for RVH

Cyclists ready to roll in 540-km fundraising trek for RVH

The riders will suit up this year to honour Jackie Herbst, a three-time cancer survivor
Spataro on fire at the plate in Baycats win <b>(12 photos)</b>

Spataro on fire at the plate in Baycats win (12 photos)

Barrie leads the best-of-seven series 3-0 and can advance to the final with a win Thursday in Welland