Keith and Eve Binns are astonished and grateful, as AM Roofing Solutions Ltd. of Collingwood replaced the roof of their Sandycove Acres home, in honour of their seven-year-old grandson Carson, who is battling illness. MIRIAM KING/POSTMEDIA NETWORK

A roof for Carson

INNISFIL - A Collingwood-base roofing company gave an Innisfil family an early Christmas gift on the weekend - a free roof job.

Barrie police released this security camera image of a wanted for stealing PlayStation 4s from two Shoppers Drug Marts on Nov. 22. SUBMITTED

PlayStation 4s snatched

City police are looking for a man after PlayStation 4s were snatched from two Shoppers Drug Marts in Barrie on Nov. 22.

The registration date for the Whitecourt & District Public Library’s baking swap is Nov. 18. Metro photos

A county Christmas

Christmas is a time for hustle and bustle, but it's also a time for giving. Let the Simcoe County Museum give you the gift of Christmas, past and pres

Perhaps indicative of the entire night, a member of the Barrie Colts finds himself surrounded by Niagara IceDogs players. Colts forward Kevin Labanc attempts to push through the Niagara defence during Ontario Hockey League action on Saturday night at the Barrie Molson Centre. The Colts were already trailing 4-0 early in the second period, en route to a 5-2 loss. Labanc, the team's leading point-getter and sixth over in OHL scoring, was held off the scoresheet. MARK WANZEL/PHOTO

Colts fade in tough weekend

Things started off well enough for the Barrie Colts this past weekend, but as the games went along, they got considerably more difficult.

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OMB OKs south-end development

The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) has approved development plans for a south-Barrie property which has now gone into receivership.

Front window crashed

INNISFIL – A man faces impaired driving charges after an SUV crashed inside the front window of an Alcona business Sunday night.