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Severn Township man, 71, drowns in MacLean Lake

Severn Township man, 71, drowns in MacLean Lake

Numerous individuals in kayaks and on personal watercraft went into the water to search for the man, say Orillia OPP
Body found in Sparrow Lake identified as missing 56-year-old

Body found in Sparrow Lake identified as missing 56-year-old

Ian Walker was first reported missing on July 29
Manhunt for armed, dangerous man underway in Tiny <b>(UPDATE: Male in custody)</b>

Manhunt for armed, dangerous man underway in Tiny (UPDATE: Male in custody)

Residential area is focus of ongoing OPP investigation; OPP say the man may be in possession of a compound bow and should be considered dangerous
Local man faces drug charges after drug bust in Kitchener

Local man faces drug charges after drug bust in Kitchener

Approximately half a pound of suspected crystal methamphetamine and cash were seized during an Aug. 7 investigation
Vehicle strikes Hewitt's farm stand; driver apprehended

Vehicle strikes Hewitt's farm stand; driver apprehended

No charges have yet been filed in relation to the incident, says Barrie police official
Rama Police nab four impaired drivers during weekend patrols

Rama Police nab four impaired drivers during weekend patrols

Two females and two males are facing charges after four separate incidents between midnight Friday and 8 p.m. Sunday
Tips from public help OPP nab pair of suspected impaired drivers

Tips from public help OPP nab pair of suspected impaired drivers

Bracebridge OPP arrested the suspected impaired drivers within two hours of one another on Saturday night
Driver, passed out at Gravenhurst intersection, faces impaired charges

Driver, passed out at Gravenhurst intersection, faces impaired charges

Police say the 25-year-old man was also reported driving backwards into wrong-way traffic
Cocaine, fentanyl, heroin and meth seized in Friday night bust

Cocaine, fentanyl, heroin and meth seized in Friday night bust

Five people, all from Orillia, ranging in age from 24 to 34, are facing multiple charges after 'suspicious vehicles' were stopped during Elgin Street patrol
Orillia OPP recover stolen jewelry, other items, arrest culprit

Orillia OPP recover stolen jewelry, other items, arrest culprit

A 36-year-old faces multiple charges related to break-ins on Maple Drive, Forest Avenue and other incidents in Orillia, say OPP