Ontario college semesters have been extended in December and now stretch into January, to make up for class time lost during the five-week faculty strike.
Cash and smokes were taken when an Ultramar gas station was robbed at knife-point early Sunday in Barrie.
ORO-MEDONTE TWP. - Police are looking for a woman following an attempted armed robbery at a gas station Saturday night.
BRADFORD – Prescription drugs were taken from a pharmacy here following a break- in from the vacant store next door.
Despite the wet weather, Barrie's annual Santa Claus Parade went ahead Saturday evening.
A Barrie man who stabbed a man 22 times in a rooming-house fight was sentenced to life in prison with no parole for 13 years for second-degree murder this week.
(CP) - Ontario’s legislature is expected to pass a bill today that would force striking faculty at the province’s colleges to return to work, with classes resuming Tuesday.
Ontario college students should be in class Tuesday after a five-week faculty strike was ended Sunday by back-to-work legislation.
All Ontario colleges, including Georgian, are extending the fall semester into January due to the length of the strike.