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Complaint leads to drug bust in Georgian Bay Township

Complaint leads to drug bust in Georgian Bay Township

Police responded to 'threatening complaint' at strip mall on Lone Pine Road
Unfit to drive? Impaired charges laid after car crashes through gym wall

Unfit to drive? Impaired charges laid after car crashes through gym wall

If not for LA FItness being closed due to COVID, situation could have been far worse had there been more people around, says Barrie police official
Georgian Bay marine patrols on weekend lead to ticket, warnings

Georgian Bay marine patrols on weekend lead to ticket, warnings

Four offence notices were issued for not having sufficient life jackets, and one ticket was issued for open liquor
Police break up neighbour dispute

Police break up neighbour dispute

Two Port McNicoll residents face assault charges
Police advise motorists of traffic slow down in Midland <b>(Update: march completed)</b>

Police advise motorists of traffic slow down in Midland (Update: march completed)

Police advise a Black Lives Matter march may affect traffic flow in areas of the Town of Midland
Mississauga man drowns in Lake Simcoe following frantic search

Mississauga man drowns in Lake Simcoe following frantic search

Police say victim 'consumed a large quantity of alcohol and an unknown quantity of narcotics' while visiting a boat docked in the area
Midland motel manager facing human trafficking related charges

Midland motel manager facing human trafficking related charges

In March, OPP officers responded to a report of inappropriate activity towards paying motel guests. Further investigation led to offences dating back to 2018
Painting by well-known Canadian artist stolen from area shop

Painting by well-known Canadian artist stolen from area shop

Robert-Ralph Carmichael painting titled Mountain Skies 1978 was stolen June 11
Barrie resident charged with manslaughter following overdose in Alliston

Barrie resident charged with manslaughter following overdose in Alliston

Michelle Longworth, 38, faces slew of charges, including manslaughter and criminal negligence causing death
Tip leads to impaired driving charges for Toronto resident

Tip leads to impaired driving charges for Toronto resident

Tipster tells police a suspected impaired driver was trying to leave the parking lot of a Hugel Avenue, Midland business