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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
If you see this guy, call the cops

If you see this guy, call the cops

On Sunday, June 26 the offender fled on foot from his designated residence within the City of Barrie
Cops pull over guy wanted in 'various drug trafficking incidents'

Cops pull over guy wanted in 'various drug trafficking incidents'

He has court this morning
OPP brings in four Orillians

OPP brings in four Orillians

An assault and a recent shoplifting incident at a local grocery store were part of the investigation