Barrie News Blog


Barrie seeks to shield employment properties

Trying to maintain employment properties, the Town of Barrie held a public meeting to think about a proposed official plan amendment. Throughout the assembly, the supervisor of policy preparation in the city, Merwan Kalyaniwalla,...


Highly Intoxicated Driver Struck Hydro Pole in Barrie

A female who hit a hydro pole in Barrie on Saturday was “tremendously” intoxicated, authorities say.¬†Upon arrival they discovered a vehicle on the front yard of a house after it hit a hydro pole.¬†Policemen...


Barrie patient tests negative for Ebola

A patient transferred to the Sunnybook Hospital in Toronto doesn’t have Ebola, a negative evaluation shown Sunday. The hospital says physicians made a decision to transfer the individual into a designated Ebola reaction center...