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Local OPP Marine Unit has been kept busy this weekend

Local OPP Marine Unit has been kept busy this weekend

One boater is facing an impaired charge while four others were charged with having open alcoholic beverages in their boats
OPP investigating sudden death

OPP investigating sudden death

The investigation is ongoing but police say the death is not suspicious at this time
Sawlog Bay boater facing impaired charge

Sawlog Bay boater facing impaired charge

OPP stopped the boater for a vessel check initially
Both drivers required extrication after head-on crash on Highway 12

Both drivers required extrication after head-on crash on Highway 12

Driver of pickup, a local senior, is facing impaired driving charges; The other driver, 77, was airlifted to a Toronto hospital with serious injuries
Bears may look cuddly, but make sure to keep your distance

Bears may look cuddly, but make sure to keep your distance

'Removing potential attractants will help avoid unwarranted visitors,' police say
Detachment commander concerned about trespassing on First Nations land

Detachment commander concerned about trespassing on First Nations land

Interim boss at Southern Georgian Bay OPP also 'dismayed' by the number of liquor-related incidents on the water recently
Barrie teen drowns at Wasaga Beach

Barrie teen drowns at Wasaga Beach

Police say he was found in the water with vital signs absent
Georgian Bay twp boater faces impaired operation charges

Georgian Bay twp boater faces impaired operation charges

Members of the OPP Marine Unit stopped the vessel on Midland Bay near the Town Dock on Wednesday afternoon
Boat catches fire on Kempenfelt Bay <b>(6 photos)</b>

Boat catches fire on Kempenfelt Bay (6 photos)

Barrie firefighters happened to come across the blaze while they were in the area, says captain
Police investigating sudden death in Tiny Township

Police investigating sudden death in Tiny Township

88-year-old Toronto woman suffered medical emergency while swimming