City councillors are holding a special meeting Monday to make a decision on the new $120.5-million Barrie police headquarters, the Barrie Fire and Emergency Service training facility and a Simcoe County paramedics hub.City of Barrie image

Decision time

Push comes to shove Monday on a Barrie- Simcoe Emergency Services Campus.

GISELE WINTON SARVIS/SPECIAL TO THE ENTERPRISE-BULLETIN Clearview Deputy Mayor Barry Burton is seen at the opening of the Clearview Youth Centre last November.

Youth centre partners with United Way

CLEARVIEW TWP. — The Clearview Youth Centre (CYC) is growing roots now that it has secured United Way of Simcoe Muskoka (UWSM) as a funding partner for at least the next two years.

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Robbery arrests

ORO-MEDONTE TWP. - Four people have been arrested and charged in connection with a robbery at a Ridge Road West store April 10.

Simcoe North MPP and provincial Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown speaks to the party faithful at the Barrie Royal Canadian Legion Thursday night. The former Barrie city councillor and former federal MP has been acclaimed as the Ontario PC candidate for the new riding of Barrie-Springwater-Oro Medonte. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER/POSTMEDIA

Brown crowned

Simcoe North MPP and provincial Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown spoke to the party faithful at the Barrie Royal Canadian Legion Thursday night.

Wanted man arrested

A man wanted in connection with a July 14 robbery of Mac's Convenience on Dunlop Street East was arrested Thursday by Barrie police.


Pilot misses runway

A pilot damaged the aircraft he was flying but was not injured when he landed off the runway at the Edenvale Aerodrome Thursday at about 1:45 p.m.

Protesters stand outside of Paramount Fine Foods before Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke at an event in Mississauga, Ont., Thursday, July 20, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mark Blinch

Khadr 'Domestic squabble' hurts NAFTA: PM

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took aim at the cross-border Conservative campaign lambasting him for a generous federal payout to Omar Khadr, saying “domestic squabbles” should be left at home.

Violence erupted in Jerusalem on July 21, 2017 as Palestinians protest against metal detectors installed at the Temple Mount following a deadly terror attack. AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images

Israel faces 'day of rage' over metal detectors

An escalating dispute over metal detectors at a contested Jerusalem shrine turned violent on Friday, setting off widespread clashes between Palestinian stone-throwers and Israeli troops. Three Palestinians were killed and several dozen injured by live rounds, rubber bullets and beatings, medics said.

In this Nov. 20, 2013 photo, Cecil the Lion rests near Kennedy One Water Point in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe. (AP Photo/Sean Herbert, File)

Cecil the Lion's son Xanda killed by trophy hunter

JOHANNESBURG — First there was Cecil, a Zimbabwean lion whose 2015 killing by an American hunter ignited international outrage. Now Cecil’s son Xanda has been killed in the same area, bringing fresh scrutiny on the “trophy” hunting of a species whose numbers in the African wild have plummeted.

Leader of the Official Opposition and Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, Andrew Scheer, makes an announcement and holds a media availability as he stands with his team at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa on Thursday, July 20, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Scheer unveils new Tory leadership

Conservative leader Andrew Scheer announced the leadership team of the official opposition in the House of Commons during a press conference in Ottawa on Thursday.