Past and present Barrie Fair ambassadors take a selfie Thursday night at the opening of the 162 event at the Essa Agriplex. They are, from left, newly-crowned Jr. Ambassador Emily Fewster and Sr. Ambassador Jacqueline Dykstra. They are joined by 2014 ambassadors Amy Stewart and Robyn Handy. MIRIAM KING/POSTMEDIA

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The 162nd Barrie Fair is in full swing until Aug. 30 at the Essa Agriplex, located on the 10th Line, near Thornton.

After two lacklustre seasons with the Barrie Colts, the team has traded former first-round pick Matthew Kreis to the Saginaw Spirit in exchange for three draft picks. MARK WANZEL/FILE PHOTO

Kreis dealt to Saginaw

The Barrie Colts have traded former first-rounder Matthew Kreis to the Saginaw Spirit in exchange for three draft picks.

Another win for Matt Lange, showing Summer Yearling Showline Contender Opal at the Simcoe County Holstein Association show, held at the Essa Agriplex in Essa Twp., on Wednesday. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Cows and cars at Barrie Fair

ESSA TWP. - Cows and cars made a unique mix Wednesday at the Simcoe County Holstein Association's annual show at the Essa Agriplex.

     

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