Corrections workers picket in Barrie, demand more training, raises - Central North Corrections officers are travelling the region’s hazardous roads today to increase awareness about their health and safety issues at work.
Snow squall warning in effect for Simcoe County and Grey County - Environment Canada has issued a snow squall warning for Midland, Orr Lake, Coldwater, Orillia, Lagoon City, Washago, Blue Mountains and Northern Grey County.
Barrie Newsmakers Barrie named safest city in Canada - Barrie Mayor Jeff Lehman and Police Chief Kimberly Greenwood stroll along Dunlop Street. The city was named the safest in Canada earlier this year.
Province pours cash into Barrie brewery - MPP Ann Hoggarth raises a glass of good wishes with Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery president and chief brewmaster Peter Chiodo as she announces the Liberal government will support the brewery’s expansion project.
Filipinos knight Barrie politicians to expand service work - A Filipino philanthropic fraternity is expanding its work into Barrie – and it’s starting its work with MP Patrick Brown, former councillor Alex Nuttall and Ward 9 Coun.
Barrie Newsmakers Pathways ready to move forward with plans - The David Busby Street centre moved to a new location this year. Tara Powell, senior case manager, stands in front of the new building at 88 Mulcaster St.
Feeding feathered friends in Barrie - Connie Campbell brought her grandchildren Blake, centre, and Keith Pleli to share some Rice Krispies with the ducks who make the pond their winter home, but weren’t swarmed by the ducks the way they usually are.
Merry Christmas from Simcoe.com - The staff at Simcoe.com, Alliston Herald, Barrie Advance, Bradford West Gwillimbury Topic, Collingwood Connection, Meaford Express, Midland Mirror, Orillia Today and The Sun wish you and your family a very merry Christmas.