In their first year of operation, Barrie police surveillance cameras in the downtown area have been used in 51 investigations. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER

Cameras focusing on crime

Downtown Barrie's security cameras helped city police with 51 separate criminal investigations during their first year of operation.

SUBMITTED PHOTO The City of Orillia election team is ready for voters to arrive Monday.

Early voting results increase

Higher voter turnout at advance polls for this election could be linked to contentious key issues, a Lakehead University professor says.

Crash probe continues: UPDATE

Two people were sent to hospital after a three-vehicle crash at Crossland Road and Flos Road 4 West shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday.