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  1. BeWiser Insurance Brokers Offering Affordable Insurance for Those...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR.com

    Barrie, Ontario-based driving insurance experts, BeWiser Insurance Brokers, Inc. is now offering a service to help drivers with a careless driving offence on their records to achieve cost-effective insurance. The company's expert team has the experience and industry network to find affordable coverage options for all drivers.

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  2. Brown's hustle attracts eclectic donor group in Ontario PC leadership raceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... Brown said the government did not consult parents about the changes. Mr. Brown, a backbench Conservative MP from Barrie, is not well-known around Queen's Park, and was not considered a huge threat when he joined the race last September. But his ...

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  3. Dr. Derek Mackesy honoured with Hall of Fame inductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... the Queens University Athletic Hall of Fame the very same year. Mackesy opened his own sports medicine practice in Barrie, known as Active Health Sports Medicine and he continues to practice there today. The Huntsville Sports Hall of Fame invites ...

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  4. Canadian soldiers, sailors busted for dealing drugs, reports revealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... posture. Media lines were drafted, though at the time, the media inquiries to date were 'zero.'" June 12, 2014, in Barrie, Ont. Two members were observed interacting with a known drug dealer and were arrested at the front gates of CFB Borden with ...

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  5. Algorithm shakeup: Google, Facebook make changesRead the original story

    Thursday | IT Business

    ... it has great content for the query." In a survey of digital marketers by Web presence analytics vendor gShift Labs of Barrie, Ont. released earlier this month, 52 per cent of respondents said they believe their business will be affected by the ...

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  6. Woman killed after truck smashes through cement barrier on Hwy. 400Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The London Free Press

    ... the barrier and struck a southbound Ford Mustang, killing the driver, who was the lone occupant. (OPP TWITTER PHOTO) BARRIE, Ont. - An out-of-control transport truck smashed through a cement barrier on Hwy. 400 early Thursday and crashed into a Ford ...

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  7. Woman, 46, dies after her car struck by tractor-trailer near BarrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 680News

    ... Hwy. 88 A 46-year-old woman died after her car was struck by an out-of-control tractor-trailer on Highway 400 near Barrie. Ontario provincial police say the tractor-trailer was heading northbound around 2 a.m. on Thursday when it went through the ...

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  8. Fatal crash closes section of Hwy. 400 near BarrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 680News

    ... Drive to Hwy. 89, while northbound is closed between Mapleview and Hwy. 88 A stretch of Highway 400 is closed near Barrie after a fatal crash involving a tractor-trailer and another vehicle. Ontario provincial police say the tractor-trailer was ...

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  9. Family distraught as OCAD student Asmaa Bana goes missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Toronto Star

    ... a minute. But the records show from 2 pm until that last call, there are repeated incoming calls from a cell phone in Barrie. Bana does not appear to answer the calls, but checks her voicemail after almost every missed call. The Star found the ...

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  10. Neil Young & Promise Of The Real To Play WayHome FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | JamBase

    ... event. The inaugural WayHome will take place July 24 - 26 at Burl's Creek Event Grounds, 10 minutes north of Barrie, Ontario, in Canada. Sam Smith, Kendrick Lamar, alt-J, Modest Mouse and Hozier join Young & Promise Of The Real a top the WayHome ...

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  11. Even chefs like potluck when it comes to home gatherings during the festive seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2011 | Times-Herald

    ... always excited to bring a dish they've made too. " Marco Ormonde, executive chef and owner of The North Restaurant in Barrie, Ont., takes very few days off during the year and has a busy workload during the festive season. But he plans to close his ...

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  12. Ford brothers endorse Christine Elliott for Ontario PC leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Globe and Mail

    ... former mayor just two weeks before voting begins. The MPP for Whitby-Oshawa, locked in a two-way race with Barrie MP Patrick Brown, welcomed Rob Ford into her "big blue tent" Sunday, saying she is looking for support from all parts of the party to ...

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  13. Court dismisses appeal by Ont. woman who killed daughters during custody battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Elaine Campione is seen with her two daughters, left to right, Sophia, 19 months, and Serena, 3, in this undated photo handed out by the court in Barrie, Ont., on November 4, 2010. An appeal by an Ontario woman who killed her two young daughters more than eight years ago had been dismissed.Elaine Campione drowned her daughters, Serena, 3, and Sophia, 19 months, in the bathtub in October 2006 while in the midst of a custody battle with her ex-husband.

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  14. Privatization guru Ed Clark now sets sights on wineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | InsideHalton.com

    ... set up a separate system for bidding on alcohol sales licences so independents don't have to bid against chains. In Barrie, Wynne toured the Flying Monkey Brewery, where she joked "the beer is going to be flying off the shelves" due to the ...

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  15. Decision delayed on whether to unseal evidence in case that could reveal Harper family secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | National Post

    ... senior officers sidelined his career after he launched an unsuccessful bid to run for the federal Conservatives in Barrie, Ont., in 2005. He has been pursuing his case in the courts ever since. Vallee is expected to issue a ruling sometime before ...

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  16. Home price gains in Toronto, Vancouver spill over elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... get more for their money. Victoria saw sales climb 23 per cent with average prices up two per cent to $569,070, while Barrie saw sales grow 11 per cent year-over-year as the average price gained six per cent to $365,201. "Regions outside of ...

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  17. Slow GO train expansion for Kitchener, GuelphRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | InsideHalton.com

    Kitchener and Guelph will eventually see boosted GO train service and express trains to downtown Toronto as part of a planned service expansion announced by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne in Barrie on Friday morning. Commuters north of Toronto and along Lake Ontario on either side of Toronto will see two-way, all-day electrified service sometime in the next 10 years.

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  18. Federal government to invoke terrorism clause to keep Harper family secrets privateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Regina Leader Post

    ... senior officers sidelined his career after he launched an unsuccessful bid to run for the federal Conservatives in Barrie, Ont., in 2005. He has been pursuing his case in the courts ever since, repeatedly defeating RCMP attempts to quash it. When ...

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  19. Home prices soar higher in Toronto, VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Chilliwack Times

    ... get more for their money. Victoria saw sales climb 23 per cent with average prices up two per cent to $569,070, while Barrie saw sales grow 11 per cent year-over-year as the average price gained six per cent to $365,201. "Regions outside of ...

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  20. New group of conservative politicians ignores Stephen Harper and pushes for marijuana legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Georgia Straight

    ... as Scott Reid (Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington), Gerald Keddy (South Shore-St. Margeret's), and Patrick Brown (Barrie), who is currently running to become leader of the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party. "We want to remind Harper's MPs ...

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