RN Nicole Taylor teaches first responders with PTSD yoga in her Taylor Made studio in Barrie. CHERYL BROWNE/BARRIE EXAMINER

Treating the trauma

He's got a bullet-proof vest, a belt with a Taser and a gun and the verbal skills to diffuse an escalating conflict.

An eviction notice is taped to the doors of the Bananas Beach Club in Wasaga Beach. Three of the four bars in the main end were shut down, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, after the landlord evicted the tenants. Morgan Ian Adams/Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin

Wasaga de-barred

WASAGA BEACH — The gathering storm clouds on a late Friday afternoon weren’t the only things casting an ominous pall over the world’s longest freshwater beach.

Barrie man killed in crash

VAUGHAN - A 47-year-old Barrie man died when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a truck Thursday afternoon in Vaughan.

South Simcoe police

Stunt driver stopped

BRADFORD – A Barrie man is charged with speeding and stunt driving after his car was clocked at 134 kilometres an hour in an 80 km/h zone.

The first flowers, and a teddy bear, have been left at the Portuguese Cultural Centre in Bradford after a 15-year-old girl died following an accident involving a soccer net there on Wednesday. The centre is asking anyone wishing to leave flowers to place them on the concrete stage in front of the soccer field, not on the field itself. MIRIAM KING/QMI AGENCY

Flowers laid at soccer field

The gates at the Portuguese Cultural Centre of Bradford remain open, despite the tragic accident that took the life of a 15-year-old Newmarket girl.

Battle on board bus

BRADFORD – Two North Bay residents were arrested on a southbound GO Transit bus after assaults Thursday evening.