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Marg. Bruineman

Marg. Bruineman is an award-winning journalist who focuses on justice issues and human interest stories

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Recent Work by Marg.

Georgian's mechatronics lab allows hands-on engineering

Georgian's mechatronics lab allows hands-on engineering

College partners with Magna International to open new lab; 'We’re encouraged with the next generation of students from Georgian College'
Fortress founders charged in mortgage investments scheme

Fortress founders charged in mortgage investments scheme

Police say founders were behind 'ongoing scheme whereby they did not disclose the various risks to brokers and investors'
Reasonable doubt led to Sadlon acquittal, judge tells court

Reasonable doubt led to Sadlon acquittal, judge tells court

'There’s a difference between the court of public opinion and the court of law,' defence lawyer says after verdict of not guilty
Local senior reunited with cherished dog after harrowing day

Local senior reunited with cherished dog after harrowing day

Women took advantage of local senior's kindness and ended up crashing his car in Oro-Medonte but it was a 'super happy ending' when man, dog were reunited
Thieves steal elderly Good Samaritan's car with dog inside <b>(update: Teddy located)</b>

Thieves steal elderly Good Samaritan's car with dog inside (update: Teddy located)

Suspects sought after vehicle found in Oro-Medonte; family offering $500 reward for return of dog
Body found following fire at Barrie homeless encampment

Body found following fire at Barrie homeless encampment

Incident marks second fatal fire at an encampment in Barrie this year
Less is more 'a winning strategy' for PCs, says politics prof

Less is more 'a winning strategy' for PCs, says politics prof

'Send out ... press releases, but don’t let your candidates actually get in touch with citizens because they might say something that throws off the game'
Man implicated in 2019 Barrie killing heading to prison

Man implicated in 2019 Barrie killing heading to prison

'They have suffered heartache and excruciating emotional pain,' judge says of victim's family
Elections Ontario expects results to come in rapidly tonight

Elections Ontario expects results to come in rapidly tonight

'We are able to provide results and count all of those ballots very, very quickly after polls close at 9 p.m., in some cases in as little as 15 minutes,' says Elections Ontario spokesperson
Local moms off to Ottawa to push for action on overdose crisis

Local moms off to Ottawa to push for action on overdose crisis

'The war on drugs doesn’t work. It is harming people and it’s time for a new approach,' says local mom, adding it's time for 'politicians to wake up'