OPP cruiser. QMI Agency

Hit and run

NEW TECUMSETH – Police are looking for the driver of a mini-van after an elderly woman was struck in Alliston Wednesday morning.

Licence suspended

BRADFORD – A quick computer check resulted in a suspended driving charge for a local man early Wednesday.

Looking for deals, Jason Sterling, of Toronto, visits the Regal Gift Corp. warehouse on Saunders Road on Tuesday as the former Barrie-based company's inventory and equipment was auctioned off. Regal Gift is in receivership.

Regal assets liquidated

Thousands of Regal Gift Corp. sales representatives across the country are out of pocket after the long-standing Barrie-based company closed its doors in August.

In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, an aerial view of a giant portrait of U.S. Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump. (Dario Gambarin via AP)

Trump portrait mowed into field

An Italian land artist has used his tractor to transform a field near the Italian city of Verona into a giant portrait of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Ontario Provincial Police

Over 130 cows killed in dairy barn fire

A cleanup continued Wednesday following a dramatic fire that destroyed a dairy barn and killed more than 130 cows in eastern Ontario Monday night.Provincial police say the fire struck at the Leducdale dairy farm in Dunvegan, near Maxville about 75 kilometres east of Ottawa, shortly after 5 p.m.

When the Royal Canadian Mint yanked the penny from circulation in 2013, the nickel became the country’s smallest circulating denomination of pocket change. Since then, many people have expected it would only be a matter of time before Ottawa also eliminated the nickel. (Gord Horne/Getty Images)

Could the nickel be eliminated?

Is the nickel going the way of the penny? An internal federal analysis certainly hints that the government is looking into it — though it swears it’s in no hurry to ditch our beloved five-cent piece.

Queensland Emergency Services personnel are seen at the Thunder River Rapids ride at Dreamworld on the Gold Coast, Australia, Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016. Four people died after a malfunction caused two people to be ejected from their raft, while two others were caught inside the ride at the popular theme park. (Dan Peled/AAP via AP)

Kids lucky to survive theme park accident: Cops

Two children are fortunate to be alive, police said Wednesday, after they were thrown clear and survived an accident that killed their mothers and two other people on a river rapids ride at a popular theme park in Australia.

This undated photo provided by the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office shows Michael Vance. (Lincoln County Sheriff's Office via AP)

Police: Wanted Oklahoma man had hit list

Authorities say the Oklahoma man who has been wanted since Sunday in a string of violent crimes, including the killings of two relatives, had a hit list purporting to target several more people.

In this Sept.19, 2016 file picture af ence hides part of a house in Hoexter, Germany. A couple accused of luring women to their home in Hoexter western Germany and abusing them so badly that two of them died are going on trial. Forty-six-year-old Wilfried W. and his 47-year-old ex-wife, Angelika W., are charged with murder by omission and bodily harm in the trial that opened Wednesday Oct. 26, 2016 in Paderborn. Their full names weren't given in keeping with German privacy rules. (Friso Gentsch/dpa via AP,file)

Prosecutor: Wife sought women as slaves

A couple accused of luring women to their home in western Germany and abusing them so badly that two of them died went on trial Wednesday, charged with murder by omission and bodily harm.