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Tay Township man faces drug, weapons charges following traffic complaint

Tay Township man faces drug, weapons charges following traffic complaint

Four others faces racing, impaired driving charges in unrelated incidents
Several boat operators charged on weekend by local OPP marine unit

Several boat operators charged on weekend by local OPP marine unit

Marine unit also visited marinas this weekend and assisted with investigations on and around Beausoleil Island National Park
Loaded gun, cocaine, cash seized after Yonge Street traffic stop

Loaded gun, cocaine, cash seized after Yonge Street traffic stop

A 50-year-old Midland man is facing several charges related to drugs and possession of a firearm, say police
Two allegedly flee scene of crash, driver faces impaired charge

Two allegedly flee scene of crash, driver faces impaired charge

Four people were in the vehicle and police say the driver and one passenger left the scene and were located with the help of the K-9 unit and the help of some local citizens
OPP investigating firearm theft in Penetanguishene

OPP investigating firearm theft in Penetanguishene

The break and enter happened sometime between 7:30 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. on Friday
OPP marine reward program well underway

OPP marine reward program well underway

Program rewards children who are wearing their lifejacket when the vessel they are in is checked on the water by OPP marine officers
Oro-Medonte man extricated after collision with garbage truck

Oro-Medonte man extricated after collision with garbage truck

Pick-up truck collided with stopped Waste Connections vehicle; driver of pick up was trapped 'for a period of time' and later sent to hospital
Penetanguishene residents facing fines for illegal dumping

Penetanguishene residents facing fines for illegal dumping

The separate incidents happened on May 4 and July 21. The two face the charge after allegedly dumping household waste
Man accused of sexually assaulting child in Orillia park bathroom

Man accused of sexually assaulting child in Orillia park bathroom

Child told father about the incident; Orillia OPP say the Orillia man assaulted a six-year-old child in the public bathroom at Tudhope Park
Driver identified in fatal Highway 400 single-vehicle crash

Driver identified in fatal Highway 400 single-vehicle crash

A 60-year-old woman from North York was killed