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This week in BarrieToday+: Close out summer with your chance to win an iPad!

Plus, do you know an aspiring journalist? The deadline to apply for a $1,000 scholarship is fast approaching

Enjoy your games, videos and get ready for school with a chance to win an iPad! +Members can enter daily, contest closes August 31. Be sure to answer the poll to secure an extra entry. 

Happening this week for BarrieToday+ members:

Know an aspiring journalist? Time is running out for a chance to take advantage of  a scholarship program to support journalism students! Students who are enrolled in a journalism program for the fall are invited to submit an essay for a chance to receive a $1,000 scholarship toward their post-secondary education. Entries must be submitted by the end of day on August 27, 2021. A sincere thank you to our BarrieToday+ members for helping to fund local journalism and assist us in our effort to strengthen communities!

Leave the cooking to us and enter for a chance to win a $50 gift card from Harbour House Grill. Don't forget to answer the poll and visit their website to gain extra entries. Contest closes tonight at 11:59.

We have a brand new contest beginning tomorrow! +Members can enter daily for the chance to win a $50 gift card from Baton Rouge!

+Member Benefit Alert!! Get your +member updates right to your mobile phone.  +Members can get free daily texts with an insider view on Barrie news and +membership updates. This is your chance to text us questions or give us feedback and comments. Sign up today and join the two way conversation!

Do you have something to say? Ever dreamed of being a writer? We know everyone has a point of view and we want to know yours. Whether it's a story, an opinion piece, or a letter to the editor, we want to hear from you. If you have ever dreamed of being published this is your chance to do just that for millions to read across the Village Media Network.  Check your +member dashboard to read past selections or to submit yours today.

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And if you missed it, here's what happened last week:

Bob Bruton brought us a column about a new TV show coming next year about the mythical worlds created by Lord of the Rings author J. R. R. Tolkien.

The Olympics have now ended but the impact of the gold-medal win by Canada’s women’s soccer team will resonate for years to come. Click here to read Shawn Gibson’s column about the feat and its importance.

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