Jeff Shields wails away and gave the crowd an impressive solo at the main stage during the Barrie Waterfront Festival this past weekend. ZACH MACPHERSON PHOTO

Waterfront Festival rocks

The 11th annual Barrie Waterfront Festival at Centennial Park featured a variety of live music from hip-pop, classic rock, blues, swing and tribute ba

Participants came out in droves Saturday morning for the Walk for Lupus in Heritage Park in Barrie. ZACH MACPHERSON PHOTO

Walking against lupus

Barrie Lupus C.A.R.E.S. were the organizers behind Saturday's Walk for Lupus at Heritage Park in Barrie.

South Simcoe Police are looking for witnesses to a collision that occurred on Wednesday.

Man pulled a knife: police

BRADFORD - A 42-year-old Bradford man is facing several charges after police say he threatened someone with a knife during a dispute.

The devastation from the Barrie tornado on May 31, 1985. EXAMINER FILE

Sharing tornado tales

A week from this Sunday is May 31. If you lived in Barrie in 1985, that date, near suppertime, is frozen in your memory. It's right there with where y

West Nile fight begins

Barrie is again declaring war on standing pools of water and the skeeters which breed there to control West Nile virus.