Barrie native Ali Massie, 19, plants a kiss on his mother Wendy's cheek after winning the bronze medal in Snowboard X Adaptive at the Winter X-Games in Aspen, Colo., on the weekend. SUBMITTED

Massie brings home bronze

Barrie native Ali Massie, 19, won the bronze medal in Snowboard X Adaptive at the Winter X-Games in Aspen, Colo., on the weekend.

Indoor soccer season opens

The Georgian Grizzlies men’s and women’s indoor soccer teams kicked off their 2015 season on Friday when they took part in the Conestoga Invitational.

Pretty much any activity outdoors on Monday required some serious bundling up to offset the bitter-cold temperatures. Here, a brave soul takes a stroll amongst the teepee-styled ice huts off Minet's Point. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER

Feeling the cold

Pretty much any activity outdoors on Monday in Barrie required some serious bundling up to offset the bitter-cold temperatures.

Grizzlies battle with Knights

Looking to make it a perfect weekend, the Georgian Grizzlies men’s and women’s volleyball teams welcomed the Fleming Knights on Sunday afternoon.

Grizzlies salvage weekend

As they head down the final stretch of their season, each game grows more important for the Georgian Grizzlies men’s and women’s basketball teams.

Innisfil firefighters investigate a fire in 2013. The fire department is asking town council for money to hire four more full-time firefighters. EXAMINER FILE PHOTO

Firefighters want staffing boost

INNISFIL — Innisfil firefighters are asking town council for a 15% increase — $531,000 — from the previous year in the proposed 2015 operational budge

Rebecca Harbridge, a public health nurse in the tobacco program with the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, was at Jackson Toyota Scion Monday to show off one of three vehicles smokers who quit smoking for the month of March can win. These include a Scion tC, Toyotal Corolla or Nissa Sentra. CHERYL BROWNE/BARRIE EXAMINER

Driving home a message

If the idea of driving a new vehicle that doesn't stink of cigarette smoke appeals to you, keep reading.

A snowmobile and a four-wheeler. Clifford Skarstedt/Peterborough Examiner/QMI Agency

RIDE patrols on Lake Simcoe

INNISFIL – More than 120 snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles accessing Lake Simcoe in the Lefroy and Gilford areas were stopped for RIDE checks by So

     

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