Distraction thefts

Thefts by distraction from area drug stores have caught the attention of Barrie city police.

No insurance

INNSFIL – A Beeton woman faces a hefty bill for driving without insurance here on Thursday morning.

OPP Cruiser.

Downed lines close Hwy. 400

BRADFORD-WEST GWILLIMBURY – Low-hanging hydro lines completely closed Highway 400 in both directions for about three hours Wednesday night.

Preparing for her first year in college, Karissa Black shops for school supplies while at the north-end Barrie Walmart, Thursday. MARK WANZEL PHOTO

Back-to-school or bust

Shayna Mahon was dragging her 11-year-old son around Georgian Mall while back-to-school shopping, Thursday.

Nadeah, a three-week-old Siberian (Amur) tiger, takes a little stroll under the watchful eyes of Bear Creek Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary volunteers Nicole Engel, left, and Courtney Giuliani on Wednesday. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER

Tiger fundraiser

Nadeah, a three-week-old Siberian (Amur) tiger, and her counterpart, Zarya, will be part of a fundraiser at the Bear Creek Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary.