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Gravenhurst man faces $2,000 fine for illegal turkey hunting: MNRF

Gravenhurst man faces $2,000 fine for illegal turkey hunting: MNRF

Wild turkey hunting regulations such as firearms restrictions and the requirement for licences are in place to help sustain the wild turkey population, officials say
Gravenhurst motorcyclist facing impaired charges

Gravenhurst motorcyclist facing impaired charges

Sound of revving motorcycles was brought to the officers' attention and prompted an investigation that led to impaired charges for 37-year-old man
Man faces impaired charges after early-morning stop in Bracebridge

Man faces impaired charges after early-morning stop in Bracebridge

Police say the 24-year-old was in a school zone, on his way to a jobsite, when he was stopped by OPP officers
Weapons, suspected drugs seized during search warrant

Weapons, suspected drugs seized during search warrant

Hunting knives and swords as well as suspected cocaine and oxycodone were seized as part of the investigation by OPP
Orillia man faces multiple charges after break-in at downtown pharmacy

Orillia man faces multiple charges after break-in at downtown pharmacy

The identity of the culprit was ascertained by looking at video surveillance footage, say the Orillia OPP
Stones unveiled on Pathway of Memories at OPP's GHQ in Orillia

Stones unveiled on Pathway of Memories at OPP's GHQ in Orillia

'Funds allow theĀ OPP Youth FoundationĀ to support OPP members who dedicate their time to provide meaningful opportunities for Ontario youth,' says commissioner
Former Barrie resident, 18, killed in London assault

Former Barrie resident, 18, killed in London assault

Gabriel Neil died of his injuries following early morning assault in London, Ont., on the weekend; One person charged with manslaughter
Georgian College's Barrie campus placed in lockdown <b>(update: all clear)</b>

Georgian College's Barrie campus placed in lockdown (update: all clear)

This comes on the heels of another incident Tuesday morning at a south-end Barrie high school, but it's unclear if the two are related
Body found in water on Collingwood shore last night

Body found in water on Collingwood shore last night

OPP say the death is not suspicious
Boaters, dog rescued after vessel capsizes in Lake Simcoe

Boaters, dog rescued after vessel capsizes in Lake Simcoe

Police say all parties were taken to hospital