Barrie resident Agnes Bernard married the man who would become Canada's first prime minister, propelling her to the forefront of Canadian high society.

Confederation’s key players

For a place with such a small population, Simcoe County made an incredible contribution to the formation of Canada and Confederation.

2 cases re-opened

South Simcoe police will re-open investigations into two sexual assault cases following a review of its 'unfounded' reports since 2010.

Heavy rains Friday morning have caused flooding and road washouts. At the bottom of Centre Street in Bradford, a vehicle has stalled and a tow truck in on scene. PAUL NOVOSAD photo

Flooding problems: UPDATE #2

Heavy rainfall during the early morning hours has flooded and washed out roads in New Tecumseth and Adjala-Tosorontio, say OPP.

An OPP cruiser. Postmedia Network file photo

Wrong way driver

ORO-MEDONTE TWP. - An Oakville man faces impaired driving charges after a car was seen driving south in the northbound lanes of Highway 11 Friday.

OPP Cruiser (QMI Agency).

Impaired charges

ORO-MEDONTE TWP. - An Aurora man faces impaired driving charges after his car was clocked at 146 kilometres an hour on Highway 400.

OPP logo.

Car strikes guardrail

ORO-MEDONTE TWP. - A Kitchener man faces impaired and dangerous driving charges after a car struck the centre guardrail on Highway 11.

South Simcoe police

Phoney forms

BRADFORD – A Newmarket woman was arrested after two phoney narcotics prescriptions were given to a pharmacist here Thursday.

Marijuana (File photo)

Some, then more

BRADFORD – A local man faces charges after police found drugs in his car, and later at his home.

Three males are being sought by Barrie city police after vehicles and equipment were spray painted at a Tiffin Street auto wreckers. Contributed photo

Offensive tagging

Barrie police are looking for three males after several vehicles and equipment were spray-painted at a Tiffin Street auto wreckers.

     

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