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From left, friends Mike de Gier, Al Morrish, Lawrence Connelly and Marcus Blaunder play a roll-playing game during the second annual Brent Landry Memorial Games Day held at Sir Games-A-Lot, located in the Bayfield Mall, Saturday. The event is held each year in an effort to remember Landry for his efforts in the gaming community and to help raise support for Cystic Fibrosis. MARK WANZEL PHOTO

Remembering Brent Landry

The second annual Brent Landry Memorial Games Day was held at Sir Games-A-Lot, located in the Bayfield Mall, on Saturday.

Hundreds of hot rod and motorbike enthusiasts came out to the Harley-Davidson customer appreciation event held Saturday at Barrie Harley-Davidson. MARK WANXEL/PHOTO

Harley enthusiasts helping out

Hundreds of hot rod and motorbike enthusiasts came out to the Harley-Davidson customer appreciation event held Saturday at Barrie Harley-Davidson.

Canadian country music star and Barrie area resident Jason McCoy entertained the crowds at the final day of the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo 2014 near Ivy, southwest of Barrie, on Saturday.IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER

McCoy closes plowing match

Country music star and Barrie-area resident Jason McCoy entertained the crowds at the final day of the International Plowing Match, Saturday.

Bladder Cancer Awareness Walk organizer Mallory Greene, right, and her mother, Joy, helped raise $1,505 towards bladder cancer research and support after holding Barrie's first walk Sunday at St. Vincent Park. CHERYL BROWNE/BARRIE EXAMINER

Bladder cancer fundraiser

The Bladder Cancer Awareness Walk helped raise more than $1,500 towards bladder cancer research and support at Barrie's inaugural walk Sunday at St. Vincent Park.

Spine of the times

Chiropractor Amanda Ostrowski, of Balance Chiropractic in Barrie, stands beside a 20-foot-tall sculpture of a spine located outside their Bayfield Street office. Carved from an ash tree, the work was done by JMT Wood Sculptures.

An 87-year-old man is dead after a farming-related accident near Elmvale Friday morning. Provincial police, Springwater Township firefighters and Simcoe County paramedics were called to a Flos Road 10 East farm north of Elmvale at approximately 11:40 a.m. for an accident involving serious injuries. IAN MCINORY/BARRIE EXAMINER

Man, 87, dies in farming accident

An 87-year-old man is dead after a farming-related accident near Elmvale Friday morning. Provincial police, Springwater Township firefighters and Simcoe County paramedics were called to a Flos Road 10 East farm north of Elmvale at approximately 11:40 a.m. for an accident involving serious injuries.

Wanted man charged

A 55-year-old man has been arrested after police received a call about a drunk man loitering outside the McDonald's on Dunlop Street West.

Marcus Cummins of Wasaga Beach shares a moment with Liberal Party Leader Justin Trudeau, as the two talk briefly about Justin's father during Thursday's International Plowing Match and Rural Expo. Mark Wanzel/The Barrie Examiner

'Good old days ... modern new ways'

ESSA TWP. – For many, Justin Trudeau's visit to the International Plowing Match & Rural Expo (IPM) embodied this year's slogan: 'Good old days ... modern new ways'.

Orillia's OPP detachment

No ‘real savings’ for 5 years

The OPP’s new billing model will save Orillia money, but because of inflation, there likely won’t be any change in the city’s policing budget, says chief financial officer Bob Ripley.

Tom Hunse sits in his Cookstown home - his pager by his side. As a volunteer with the Cookstown Fire station, he is always ready to respond to a call-out, to help his community - but as a double-hatter, has fallen foul of his union. MIRIAM KING/SUNMEDIA

Innisfil rallies around firefighter

INNISFIL — Innisfil council is rallying around Innisfil part-time volunteer firefighter Tom Hunse — a Cookstown resident and full-time Toronto firefighter— who is being threatened with dismissal over part- time duties with Innisfil.

A Canada-wide warrant is wanted for Boris Panovski, 70, of Scarborough. He is wanted in the murder of Caledon construction executive Don Frigo. (Ontario Provincial Police handout)

Panovski manhunt picks up

As the hunt for hairdresser turned suspected killer Boris Panovski continues, neighbours say he was last seen a week ago wearing a T- shirt, shorts and sandals.