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'Why are they still around?'

The city needs to take a more hands-on approach to rubbing out massage parlours in Barrie's downtown, says its neighbourhood association.

Hailey McVicars, 15, has been reported missing from her Alliston. SUBMITTED

Missing teen

Police are looking for a 15-year-old female missing from her Allison home since Saturday evening.

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Barn collapses on men

ADJALA-TOSORONTIO TWP. - Two men were seriously injured when a barn collapsed on them during Monday's wind storm.

The Angel Tree campaign launch at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) was marked by the placement of the first two angels on the beautifully decorated tree in RVH’s Main entrance. The angels were placed by Janice Skot (right), RVH president and CEO, in memory of her mother Terry O’Brien, and Rita Bettam, in memory of her husband Reg Bettam, a long-time RVH volunteer who passed away earlier in the year. Since 2012, the Angel Tree campaign at RVH has raised more than $6200. This is the third year that RVH has hosted an Angel Tree. SUBMITTED

'Angel Tree' sprouts at RVH

Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre’s main lobby was filled with angels Tuesday as The Heart of Business launched its annual Angel Tree campaign to raise funds for the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre, in conjunction with Larche Communication’s Radio for Radiation campaign.

Woman threatened

BRADFORD – A woman was threatened with a punch in the face here at the dinner hour Monday.

Patient Margaret Johnston is greeted by registered nurse Diane Hahn at the entrance to the OSMH satellite clinic of the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre at RVH. The new unit opened Monday on the second floor of the Harvie wing at OSMH. SUBMITTED

Clinic sees first patients

The OSMH satellite clinic of the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre (SMRCC) at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre saw its first patients on Monday, marking opening day of the clinic on the newly renovated Harvie 2 unit.

Teen back on the ice

A Barrie Minor Hockey Association (BMHA) player who was recently suspended, reinstated and then released from his team is now playing hockey in Innisfil.