Ian McInroy, Barrie Examiner

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Innovative Automation owner Stephen Loftus leads Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, right, and Barrie MPP Ann Hoggarth through the Saunders Road facility on Friday. The premier spoke to reporters about her government's Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER/POSTMEDIA

Proposed legislation raises minimum wage

A Barrie firm's success shows why a fair workplace is good for employees and the company, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne said Friday at Innovative Automation.

Barrie Police Chief Kimberley Greenwood and OPP Supt. Jim Smyth address the media during a press conference in Barrie Wednesday where they unveiled Simcoe County Case Files, a new initiative to reinvigorate cold-case investigations with the help of area residents as well as social media through Facebook. Visit fb.me/simcoecountycasefiles to learn more. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER/POSTMEDIA

Barrie police, OPP join forces to solve unsolved murders, missing persons

Barrie Police Chief Kimberley Greenwood and OPP Supt. Jim Smyth address the media during a press conference in Barrie Wednesday where they unveiled Simcoe County Case Files, a new initiative to reinvigorate cold-case investigations with the help of area residents as well as social media through Facebook.