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Shoplifting solved

ORILLIA – A driving offence here Sunday helped OPP solve a shoplifting incident in the Parry Sound area.

Members of the Barrie Police Service put their best foot forward in pumps Sunday while taking part in the annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes event at Heritage Park, Sunday. CHERYL BROWNE /BARRIE EXAMINER

Steps in the right direction

With the Four Seasons' Walk Like A Man ringing in their ears, a hundred men hobbled away on high heels in support of the Women & Children's Shelter of Barrie.

Mayor of Arras France, Frédéric Leturque (centre) is led through a section of restored First World War trenches during his visit at CFB Borden, Saturday. The Battle of Arras was a British offensive during the First World War. From 9 April to 16 May 1917, British, Canadian, South African, New Zealand, Newfoundland, and Australian troops attacked German defences near the French city of Arras on the Western Front. Mark Wanzel The Barrie Examiner QMI

Visit back in time

Mayor of Arras France, Frédéric Leturque (centre) is led through a section of restored First World War trenches during his visit at CFB Borden, Saturday.

QMI PHOTO An OPP cruiser.

Gun locker found in field

ESSA TWP. - Nottawasaga OPP are investigating after a gun locker filled with rifles was found in a field near County Road 90.

OPP probing traffic stop

Huronia West OPP are investigating after a woman told police she was pulled over on Highway 26 by a man she thought was an officer.

Jaime Lavigne, 15, gets a close look at a "Downey Head" one penny stamp during Saturday's 53rd annual Stamp Show and Bourse held at the Army, Navy and Air Force Club in Barrie. Mark Wanzel Photo

Stamp of approval

The Barrie District Stamp Club held its 53rd annual Stamp Show and Bourse Saturday at the Army, Navy and Air Force Club.