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Raymond Bowe

Raymond Bowe

Raymond began his journalism career in 2000 at the Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin before moving on to the Midland Free Press in 2004 and then to the Barrie Examiner in 2005 to work on the regional desk. In 2006, he went back out as a general assignment and crime reporter-photographer. He was also city editor and multimedia editor at the Barrie Examiner from 2011 until the daily newspaper's closure on Nov. 27, 2017. Raymond joined BarrieToday as editor in February 2018. Along the way, Raymond has garnered provincial awards for investigative reporting in addition to spot news, agriculture, business, entertainment and sports. He was nominated for a National Newspaper Award as part of a team for their reporting on the Five Points fire in Barrie in 2007.

Recent Work by Raymond

<b>COLUMN:</b> Leisurely stroll in the woods ends in disbelief

COLUMN: Leisurely stroll in the woods ends in disbelief

Thieves neatly removed about a metre of pipe and the catalytic converter, which apparently can fetch over $600 on black market
Five new COVID-19 cases reported in Simcoe-Muskoka today

Five new COVID-19 cases reported in Simcoe-Muskoka today

There are two new cases in Barrie, two in Bradford, and one in Innisfil
UK variant's presence at Roberta Place heightens concerns over community spread

UK variant's presence at Roberta Place heightens concerns over community spread

'What we have here we probably won't be able to contain,' says Dr. Gardner; Death toll at Essa Road facility has now reached 32
Ontario reports 1,924 new COVID cases today, yet another record

Ontario reports 1,924 new COVID cases today, yet another record

Fifteen people have died from the virus in the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 3,772 since the pandemic began
Ontario reports 1,859 new COVID cases today, another record

Ontario reports 1,859 new COVID cases today, another record

Twenty people have died from the virus in the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 3,757 since the pandemic began
Ontario reports 1,248 new COVID cases today, 29 deaths

Ontario reports 1,248 new COVID cases today, 29 deaths

The number of deaths being reported today is the highest in a single day since June
Another record-setting day for COVID cases in Ontario with 1,581

Another record-setting day for COVID cases in Ontario with 1,581

Twenty more people have died with the virus since the last provincial report on Friday, bringing the death toll in Ontario to 3,332
Ontario's daily COVID case count jumps above 1,000 for first time

Ontario's daily COVID case count jumps above 1,000 for first time

Majority of the new cases announced Sunday are in Toronto, Peel Region, York Region, Ottawa, and Durham Region
Two more COVID-positive residents have died at Beeton's Simcoe Manor

Two more COVID-positive residents have died at Beeton's Simcoe Manor

Nine residents of the long-term care home have now died during the outbreak
Ontario reports 978 new COVID cases today, a new record daily high

Ontario reports 978 new COVID cases today, a new record daily high

Majority of new cases are in Toronto (384), Peel Region (170), and York Region (141); Six more people have died with the virus