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An OPP cruiser. Postmedia Network file photo

Fatal crash: UPDATE

CLEARVIEW TWP. - A motorcycle driver was killed when his bike collided with a pickup truck on Beachwood Drive near Fairgrounds Road Thursday afternoon.

Wee Willie, relaxed at his home near the Wiarton Library, Aug. 3. Photo by Zoe Kessler/Wiarton Echo

"Wee Willie" ready to take on top job: caretaker

Gord Glover says he doesn't have a shadow of a doubt that Wee Willie – the three-year-old “understudy” of the recently departed Wiarton Willie – is ready to take on the starring role as Canada's most-famous weather prognosticating groundhog.

Barrie police are looking for the occupants of a van which left a city gas bar after being filled with $100 worth of fuel. Contributed photo

Gas drive-off

City police are looking for a van filled with $100 of fuel which left a Barrie gas bar without its occupants paying Sept. 12.

Caught on camera

INNISFIL – Security footage aided in an arrest after goods were removed from a Cookstown store Wednesday afternoon.

South Simcoe police are looking for a man after a crossbow and a bike were taken from a Bradford garage. Contributed photo

Crossbow, bike taken

BRADFORD – A crossbow and a bicycle were stolen from an unlocked garage here overnight Tuesday.