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Raymond Bowe

Raymond Bowe

Raymond began his journalism career in 2000 in Collingwood before moving on to Midland in 2004 and then to Barrie 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 Barrie's former daily newspaper from 2011 until 2017, upon its closure. 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.

Recent Work by Raymond

SIU findings 'breaking my heart,' says friend of Olando Brown

SIU findings 'breaking my heart,' says friend of Olando Brown

Police association president says people should be wary of jumping to conclusions based on 30-second clip; Members 'were shaken, upset and seriously affected'
SIU findings 'breaking my heart,' says friend of Olando Brown

SIU findings 'breaking my heart,' says friend of Olando Brown

Police association president says people should be wary of jumping to conclusions based on 30-second clip; Members 'were shaken, upset and seriously affected'
SIU says man died in Barrie Police custody because he swallowed bags of drugs

SIU says man died in Barrie Police custody because he swallowed bags of drugs

No criminal charges will be laid, SIU director determines, as Mr. Brown's death was caused by an obstructed airway
SIU not laying charges in high-profile death of Barrie man

SIU not laying charges in high-profile death of Barrie man

No criminal charges will be laid, SIU director determines, as Mr. Brown's death was caused by an obstructed airway
SIU not laying charges in high-profile death of man in Barrie Police custody

SIU not laying charges in high-profile death of man in Barrie Police custody

SIU determines Orlando Brown died of suffocation after trying to swallow two baggies.
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Police cleared in high-profile death of Barrie man

ONTARIO: Police cleared in high-profile death of Barrie man

SIU says Olando Brown died after swallowing two 'golf ball-sized plastic bags' at police station
SIU not laying charges in high-profile death of Barrie man

SIU not laying charges in high-profile death of Barrie man

SIU says Olando Brown died after swallowing two 'golf ball-sized plastic bags' at police station
Olando Brown died from swallowing two baggies: SIU

Olando Brown died from swallowing two baggies: SIU

No criminal charges will be laid, SIU director determines, as Mr. Brown's death was caused by an obstructed airway
Barrie cops schooled in how to approach mental-health calls

Barrie cops schooled in how to approach mental-health calls

Officers are taking part in a week-long training course this week at south-end church on a variety of mental-health topics
Costs for electric vehicle charging stations lower than expected in Barrie

Costs for electric vehicle charging stations lower than expected in Barrie

Charging stations located at four city sites, including the Barrie Marina, Heritage Park, Collier Street Parkade and the downtown library