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Brutal storm leads to spike in OPP calls

Brutal storm leads to spike in OPP calls

Southern Georgian Bay officers responded to more than 20 calls for service involving motor vehicle collisions and unsafe road conditions
Police lay charges in Gravenhurst assault investigation

Police lay charges in Gravenhurst assault investigation

Police quickly located the suspect, who was known to the victim
Police put down injured moose on roadway in Kilworthy

Police put down injured moose on roadway in Kilworthy

The information was that the moose had been in the same place for over 30 hours
Suspect in Toronto library shooting nabbed in Bracebridge

Suspect in Toronto library shooting nabbed in Bracebridge

Two Bracebridge residents also facing long list of charges as a result of joint investigation
Vehicle struck by train on seasonal road

Vehicle struck by train on seasonal road

Nobody was injured as the car became stuck on the rail line after turning around
Community tip leads to charges for Bracebridge man

Community tip leads to charges for Bracebridge man

Police received several complaints about a car driving erratically in the Bracebridge area
Police report decrease in fatalities on OPP-patrolled roads, waterways, trails

Police report decrease in fatalities on OPP-patrolled roads, waterways, trails

While fatal vehicle collisions were slightly down, personal injury and property damage collisions drove numbers up
OPP happy to report no impaired driving charges laid over long weekend

OPP happy to report no impaired driving charges laid over long weekend

Southern Georgian Bay OPP, however, investigated 22 collisions
One young male dead, another in police custody <b>(4 photos)</b>

One young male dead, another in police custody (4 photos)

Barrie Police were called early this morning for a young male with life-threatening injuries
Sledder hits pressure crack, ejected from snowmobile

Sledder hits pressure crack, ejected from snowmobile

Police warn of pressure crack at mouth of Penetanguishene Bay