Honourary Paramedic for a Day contest winner Heidi Flood, a Grade 5 student at St. Paul’s Catholic School in Alliston, smiles for the camera after a swearing-in ceremony held at Simcoe County council, Tuesday. Flood spent the day with a county paramedic crew, learning about the job. This included touring a paramedic station, meeting with police and fire personnel to learn how emergency services work together, and assisting paramedics as they perform a mock exercise. SUBMITTED

Paramedic for a day

Honourary Paramedic for a Day contest winner Heidi Flood, of Alliston, smiles for the camera after a swearing-in ceremony, Tuesday.

Provincial police and Bradford West Gwillimbury firefighters were called to a truck crash on the Highway 400 northbound lanes near Canal Road Thursday afternoon after high winds blew a transport truck onto its side. There were no injuries but there were minor traffic disruptions while the scene was cleared. Environment Canada officials say more unsettled weather could be in store for area residents this summer. PAUL NOVOSAD PHOTO

Big winds, minor damage

Provincial police and Bradford West Gwillimbury firefighters were called to a truck crash on the Highway 400 northbound lanes near Canal Road Thursday

OPP Cruiser

Golf cart stolen

TINY TWP. - A golf cart was stolen while partially covered by a tarp when parked at the side of a Coutnac Crescent residence.

The South Simcoe police Wardrop II boat.

Water charges

Marine officers with South Simcoe police came up anything but empty from their patrols on Lake Simcoe Monday.

South Simcoe police

Hurrying home

South Simcoe police charged 22 drivers with speeding on area roads Monday, as officers were monitoring cottage country traffic.

     

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