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Witness sought after cyclist chased by vehicle through complex

Witness sought after cyclist chased by vehicle through complex

Barrie woman, 42, charged with dangerous driving following incident Wednesday afternoon near Mapleview Drive East and Madelaine Drive
Remains found in Georgian Bay Twp. those of man missing since 2018

Remains found in Georgian Bay Twp. those of man missing since 2018

Remains were found Sunday near area where Thornbury man was last seen
Two charged, stolen goods recovered after Oro-Medonte traffic stop

Two charged, stolen goods recovered after Oro-Medonte traffic stop

Pair of Innisfil residents charged after police say driver fled from crash scene Sunday
Barrie police collar suspect after vet clinic break-in

Barrie police collar suspect after vet clinic break-in

Video surveillance shows man on a bicycle arriving at Steel Street clinic and leaving with a stolen safe a short time later
Overheated machinery blamed for fire at paper straw factory

Overheated machinery blamed for fire at paper straw factory

'There was quite a bit of damage to the unit itself, but none of the units on either side were affected,' says Barrie Fire official following Saunders Road blaze
High-value pickup truck stolen in Innisfil quickly recovered

High-value pickup truck stolen in Innisfil quickly recovered

South Simcoe police worked with colleagues in other jurisdictions to recover Dodge TRX in Toronto
Cleanup begins at Barrie homeless encampment destroyed by fire

Cleanup begins at Barrie homeless encampment destroyed by fire

MTO crew, under watchful eye of OPP, removes trash and camping debris after March 13 fire at Bayfield Street and Highway 400
'Massive' theft ring bust yields dozens of charges

'Massive' theft ring bust yields dozens of charges

Investigation leads to $365,000 worth of stolen property being recovered and 65 charges being laid by Barrie police
Tactical officers hunt for 'wanted person' in downtown Barrie

Tactical officers hunt for 'wanted person' in downtown Barrie

Police come up empty-handed in search at Maple Avenue and Sophia Street
'Upsetting': Vet says break-in at Steel St. clinic likely tied to drugs

'Upsetting': Vet says break-in at Steel St. clinic likely tied to drugs

'It's probably the fentanyl and ketamine, and we don’t have that,' says local veterinarian