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Raymond Bowe

Raymond Bowe

Raymond began his journalism career in 2000 at the Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin before moving on to the Midland Free Press in 2004 and then to the Barrie Examiner in 2005 to work on the regional desk. In 2006, he went back out as a general assignment and crime reporter-photographer. He was also city editor and multimedia editor at the Barrie Examiner from 2011 until the daily newspaper's closure on Nov. 27, 2017. Raymond joined BarrieToday as editor in February 2018. Along the way, Raymond has garnered provincial awards for investigative reporting in addition to spot news, agriculture, business, entertainment and sports. He was nominated for a National Newspaper Award as part of a team for their reporting on the Five Points fire in Barrie in 2007.

Email
raymond@barrietoday.com

Recent Work by Raymond

<b>BREAKING:</b> Nuttall declared next mayor of Barrie

BREAKING: Nuttall declared next mayor of Barrie

City of Barrie's unofficial results show Nuttall as the winner with 13,401 votes, with Barry Ward finishing in second place with 12,624
Wright sorry for dragging Engage Barrie into Biased Scribe clash

Wright sorry for dragging Engage Barrie into Biased Scribe clash

Wright doesn't apologize for comments made on Twitter account, however; Politicians are open to criticism, she says, even if it's 'harsh, snarky, or hurts their feelings'
Pumpkinferno takes over Discovery Harbour <b>(20 photos)</b>

Pumpkinferno takes over Discovery Harbour (20 photos)

Event happening at historic attraction in Penetanguishene every Thursday to Sunday until Oct. 30
Re-enactors step back in time at Fort Willow <b>(40 photos)</b>

Re-enactors step back in time at Fort Willow (40 photos)

Hundreds of people enjoy a beautiful day outdoors at the annual Festival at Fort Willow in Springwater Township
<b>COLUMN:</b> Lugnuts swing for the fences, claim U10 title

COLUMN: Lugnuts swing for the fences, claim U10 title

Little Lugnuts went undefeated all summer en route to Barrie Minor Baseball championship Saturday, but watching them grow as players and gel as a team is the real reward, writes editor Raymond Bowe
Visitation will be held this weekend for two crash victims

Visitation will be held this weekend for two crash victims

Family and friends will have a chance to pay their respects to Luke West and Jersey Mitchell on Saturday and Sunday
'I don't even know how to describe the pain,' says victim's mom

'I don't even know how to describe the pain,' says victim's mom

Jersey Mitchell, 20, was one of six people killed in crash near McKay Road and County Road 27 in south-end Barrie; 'Her soul was as beautiful as her body,' says aunt
<b>COLUMN:</b> The Cult blasts devoted fans with hit after hit

COLUMN: The Cult blasts devoted fans with hit after hit

British rock group, still going strong after almost 40 years, hit the stage at Casino Rama on Saturday night
Kempenfest crowds swarm Barrie waterfront <b>(8 photos)</b>

Kempenfest crowds swarm Barrie waterfront (8 photos)

Kemepfest continues Sunday and Monday at the Barrie waterfront
Wrestling mayhem takes over downtown square <b>(14 photos)</b>

Wrestling mayhem takes over downtown square (14 photos)

Canada Day festivities close off main street in Barrie as throngs of people come out to celebrate