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Mayor, city officials mum on future of McCann's council seat

Mayor, city officials mum on future of McCann's council seat

McCann charged with impaired driving Sept. 5; Politicians in other municipalities have stayed on council while cases moved through the courts
Police identify woman killed on Highway 26 this week

Police identify woman killed on Highway 26 this week

The woman was a Clearview Township resident
Barrie resident charged when over 4000 cannabis plants, weapons seized near Bancroft

Barrie resident charged when over 4000 cannabis plants, weapons seized near Bancroft

OPP say nearly 140 kg of dried cannabis and over a dozen firearms were seized
VIDEO: Vehicle theft suspect nabbed following collision, fleeing on foot

VIDEO: Vehicle theft suspect nabbed following collision, fleeing on foot

Check out this Grand Theft Auto-like footage of a vehicle crossing over medians into wrong way traffic, until the driver abandons it to attempt to carjack other vehicles
Update: Driver in critical condition after vehicle plunges into Innisfil harbour

Update: Driver in critical condition after vehicle plunges into Innisfil harbour

The man was the sole occupant of the vehicle
Collingwood youth approached by stranger in van: OPP <b>(update)</b>

Collingwood youth approached by stranger in van: OPP (update)

Police say the man claimed to be a teacher and offered the child a ride home
Man sent to hospital after vehicle submerged at Friday Harbour

Man sent to hospital after vehicle submerged at Friday Harbour

Police say one person was taken to hospital
South Simcoe's deputy police chief hanging up her badge after 40 years

South Simcoe's deputy police chief hanging up her badge after 40 years

Robin McElary-Downer joined the South Simcoe Police Service in May 2017 as the department's first female deputy chief
OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

Investigators are still trying to identify the woman who was struck and killed on Highway 26 just outside Barrie, Tuesday night
Police search for missing woman <b>(update: found safe)</b>

Police search for missing woman (update: found safe)

August Copegog was last seen in Toronto on Aug. 25