Two people in hospital after head-on crash in Barrie


Two people were taken to hospital after a head-on crash Monday morning on Dunlop Street West in Barrie.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 10:00:00 -0400

Teen clocked driving 173km/h on Highway 26 in Springwater Twp: OPP


A young driver faces charges after police say the teen was clocked speeding more than double the posted limit through Springwater Township.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 12:17:36 -0400

Man, 45, killed in off-road collision in Minden


A 45-year-old man was killed in an off-road single-vehicle collision in Minden Hills over the weekend.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 11:35:00 -0400

Woman killed in crash between car and train in Severn Twp.


OPP are on the scene of a fatal collision between a train and a vehicle in Severn Township.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 18:49:00 -0400

End of an era: Barrie Garden Centre closes its doors


It's the end of an era for a landmark business as the Barrie Garden Centre closed its doors for the final time on Sunday.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 12:48:57 -0400

Ontario reports fewer than 700 new COVID-19 cases for third straight day, 7-day average continues to drop


For the third day in a row Ontario has reported fewer than 700 new COVID-19 infections as the seven-day average of daily cases continues to drop.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 10:07:00 -0400

Centurian jail for sale in Owen Sound offers spooky real estate investment


A historic jail is for sale in Owen Sound.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 19:15:00 -0400

Over 400 calls for service to OPP during unsanctioned rally in Wasaga Beach


Hundreds of people converged on the area for an unsanctioned car rally that began Friday

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 11:05:00 -0400

Cranberry’s bring off-season economic boost to Bala


The summer has officially come to an end, and for many small Muskoka communities, that historically meant the start of the off-season.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 18:45:00 -0400

Dozens take part in walk for guide dogs in Orillia


It was a perfect fall forecast Sunday as dozens turned out in Orillia for a walk to raise funds for guide dogs across Canada.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 18:29:17 -0400

Cycling event raises thousands for Type 1 diabetics in Simcoe Muskoka


A cycling event in Oro Medonte raised $25,000 for Type 1 diabetics on Sunday.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 18:28:39 -0400

Curbside textile collection week starting Monday in Barrie


The City of Barrie will be collecting used clothing, linens and shoes starting on Monday.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 16:13:21 -0400

Ontario reports 653 more cases of COVID-19, six additional deaths


Health officials in Ontario are reporting another 653 cases of COVID-19 Sunday as well as six additional deaths related to the disease.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 10:19:00 -0400

OPP charge Toronto driver for impairment in Wasaga Beach


One man is facing impaired driving charges after encountering police in Wasaga Beach on Saturday.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 11:14:00 -0400

Officers remember police killed in the line of duty


Nearly two dozen people, many of them officers, from across Simcoe County came together Sunday to honour police who have lost their lives in the line of duty.

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 18:52:00 -0400

OPP presence enhanced as unsanctioned car rally takes over Wasaga Beach streets


A heavy police presence remains in Wasaga Beach as hundreds converge on the town for an unsanctioned car rally.

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 14:56:00 -0400

Social enterprise businesses hold Fall market


A husband and wife in Minesing are working towards providing employment opportunities through their independently run social enterprise businesses.

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 18:16:00 -0400

OPP charge man with impaired driving on e-bike in Wasaga Beach


One man is facing an impaired driving charge after an incident in Wasaga Beach Friday.

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 11:16:00 -0400

Ontario reports 640 new cases of COVID-19, 10 additional deaths


Ontario health officials are reporting just under 650 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday.

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 10:11:00 -0400

China releases detained Canadians Kovrig, Spavor after extradition against Meng Wanzhou dropped


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says China has released detained Canadians Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor after Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou and U.S. Justice Department officials reached a deal to resolve the criminal charges against her and a B.C. judge discharged the extradition matter.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 09:59:00 -0400