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City proposing pedestrian bridge named in honour of Osmond ‘Ossie’ Rowe

City proposing pedestrian bridge named in honour of Osmond ‘Ossie’ Rowe

Osmond (Ossie) Rowe has played an integral role in creating Barrie as it is today
Repeat offender squad asks for assistance to locate federal offender

Repeat offender squad asks for assistance to locate federal offender

Sayed Mabase-Zamani is accused of breaching parole and is wanted on a Canada-wide warrant
Police seek suspects in theft from Cabela's

Police seek suspects in theft from Cabela's

Two suspects entered Cabela's, located at 50 Concert Way, twice stealing multiple electronic devices
Don't set off fireworks near gasoline, and other helpful Canada Day tips from police

Don't set off fireworks near gasoline, and other helpful Canada Day tips from police

To help you avoid paying a steep fine, and to keep your family safe
12-year-old seriously injured in collision

12-year-old seriously injured in collision

12-year-old Barrie male was taken to RVH and later transferred to a Toronto area hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries
New commander takes over Canadian Forces Base Borden

New commander takes over Canadian Forces Base Borden

Canadian Forces Base Borden has a new leader. Colonel Liam McGarry was sworn in as the new commander this morning, taking the reins from Brigadier-General Carl Doyon, who was commander since August 2013.
Roy sees good times ahead

Roy sees good times ahead

Can the Baycats make it three championships in a row?
County contemplates tax increase for 2017

County contemplates tax increase for 2017

Among the options presented is an increase that would help the county trim its need to borrow by $47.7 milliion
South Simcoe sergeant cracks the case of the stolen skid steer

South Simcoe sergeant cracks the case of the stolen skid steer

Some illogical answers led the officer to probe further
Ann Hoggarth sets off renovation frenzy at local schools

Ann Hoggarth sets off renovation frenzy at local schools

HVAC systems, electrical, plumbing, floors, ceilings, walls — they're all part of a thorough spiffing up the province has announced