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Jessica Owen

Jessica Owen

Jessica Owen is regional reporter for Village Media, primarily covering County of Simcoe matters, education, Collingwood and Barrie matters.
She has made newsroom stops at the Voice of Pelham, the Niagara Falls Review and the Brockville Recorder & Times and acted as assistant regional editor for the Barrie Examiner, Orillia Packet & Times, The Enterprise-Bulletin, the Innisfil Examiner and the Bradford Times until their closures in November of 2017.
Owen started writing for Village Media in February 2018, coming on full time in May of the same year.

Recent Work by Jessica

Could drones soon bring defibrillators, life-saving tools to emergency scenes?

Could drones soon bring defibrillators, life-saving tools to emergency scenes?

As part of cardiac-arrest response strategy, county working with drone company for permissions to fly equipment directly to the location
Program proposed for Simcoe County could have drones fly defibrillators to emergency scenes

Program proposed for Simcoe County could have drones fly defibrillators to emergency scenes

As part of newly enhanced cardiac arrest response strategy, County of Simcoe working with drone company for permissions to fly life-saving equipment to emergency scenes
Could drones bring defibrillators, life-saving tools to emergency scenes?

Could drones bring defibrillators, life-saving tools to emergency scenes?

As part of cardiac-arrest response strategy, county working with drone company for permissions to fly equipment directly to the location
Program proposed for Simcoe County could have drones fly defibrillators to emergency scenes

Program proposed for Simcoe County could have drones fly defibrillators to emergency scenes

As part of newly enhanced cardiac arrest response strategy, County of Simcoe working with drone company for permissions to fly life-saving equipment to emergency scenes
Program proposed for Simcoe County could have drones fly defibrillators to emergency scenes

Program proposed for Simcoe County could have drones fly defibrillators to emergency scenes

As part of newly enhanced cardiac arrest response strategy, County of Simcoe working with drone company for permissions to fly life-saving equipment to emergency scenes
Program proposed for Simcoe County could have drones fly defibrillators to emergency scenes

Program proposed for Simcoe County could have drones fly defibrillators to emergency scenes

As part of newly enhanced cardiac arrest response strategy, County of Simcoe working with drone company for permissions to fly life-saving equipment to emergency scenes
Five new COVID cases reported in Simcoe County schools today

Five new COVID cases reported in Simcoe County schools today

There are 19 active cases spread across 11 schools, but none in Orillia, says the school board
Five new COVID cases in Simcoe County schools today

Five new COVID cases in Simcoe County schools today

There are 23 active cases in Simcoe County schools
Five new COVID cases in Simcoe County schools today, including one in Penetanguishene

Five new COVID cases in Simcoe County schools today, including one in Penetanguishene

St. Ann's Catholic School is reporting one active COVID case today with one classroom closed at the school
5 new COVID cases in Simcoe County schools today

5 new COVID cases in Simcoe County schools today

Chris Hadfield and St. Marie of the Incarnation schools in Bradford have new cases