A drunk driver who moved the dying body of his friend to make it look like she was behind the wheel was sentenced Friday to nine years in prison -- Canada's stiffest penalty for drunk driving causing the death of a single person.
A $15 minimum wage still won't lift many workers out of poverty in Simcoe County.
As Karla Contreras bent down to place a hot chocolate and pastry beside the homeless man living on Bayfield Street, he threw off his blankets and walked away.
We still may have to trudge through several feet of snow before the summer returns, but country music fans can start dreaming of August.
Two of the biggest names in Canadian alternative rock in the 1990s are touring together this spring, and spending St. Patrick's Day on a local stage.
Jon Lee drives around in an ambulance plastered in SpongeBob SquarePants stickers, blowing bubbles at this patients.
As winter approaches, that pile of snow left at the bottom of your driveway by city plows is all yours to clear.
Hugh Clapperton spent his first night in what would become Barrie camped either on or not far from a street that would one day bear his name.
NEW TECUMSETH – A sewage truck rolled into a ditch, sending its driver to hospital, just west of Beeton Friday morning.
Jon and Farrah Flavelle measure the wood that will be used on the sub floor of their new Habitat for Humanity Huronia home on Centre Street.
Neighbourhood parents thought of him as “the nice old fella across the road.”
Mafia 'boss of bosses' Salvatore 'Toto' Riina, who was serving 26 life sentences as the mastermind of a bloody strategy to assassinate both rivals and Italian prosecutors and law enforcement trying to bring down Cosa Nostra, died early Friday.
The members of the Tragically Hip and "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek were among the Order of Canada recipients to be honoured with medals on Friday.
The Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosed publicly Friday that he has been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson's disease and plans to "dedicate" himself to physical therapy.
She dabbed away tears as Justice Kristine Eidsvik spoke of the loss of her child, but Tamara Lovett showed no outward emotion Friday as she was sentenced to three years in prison for his death.
The newly opened National Holocaust Monument won't be closed for the winter after all.
The federal government will allocate up to $327.6 million over five years and $100 million a year after that to fight gun and gang violence, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale said Friday.
MPPs will debate back-to-work legislation this weekend to end a strike by college faculty.
Ontario colleges say once back-to-work legislation to end a faculty strike is passed, classes could resume two days later.