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Two injured in collision

NEW TECUMSETH – A two-car crash sent both drivers to hospital Tuesday afternoon on 15 Sideroad, south of Line 3.

The Tragically Hip's Gord Downie has died.

Gord Downie passes

Gord Downie, the poetic lead singer of the Tragically Hip whose determined fight with brain cancer inspired a nation, has died.

Initial approval to rezone and redesignate the YMCA's Grove Street property for three residential towers of 22, 23 and 24 storeys, with an eight-storey apartment building and stacked townhouses of 918 total units, has been given by Barrie councillors. SUBMITTED IMAGE

Rental stock on the rise

A high-rise development which would hike Barrie's rental housing stock got the green light Monday from city councillors.

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Police identify victim

ESSA TWP. - Police have identified a woman struck and killed by a vehicle while walking on Line 6, north of Highway 89, Sunday night.

Barrie police are looking for a woman in connection with food, clothes and jewelry taken from a city grocery store Oct. 10. Contributed photo

Jewelry, clothes taken

City police are looking for a woman after more than $1,000 worth of food, clothes and jewelry was taken from Barrie's Yonge Street Zehrs Oct. 10.


South-Barrie swells

There was little noise Monday about a huge residential development proposed for south-Barrie.