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Raymond Bowe

Raymond Bowe

Raymond began his journalism career in 2000 at the Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin before moving on to the Midland Free Press in 2004 and then to the Barrie Examiner in 2005 to work on the regional desk. In 2006, he went back out as a general assignment and crime reporter-photographer. He was also city editor and multimedia editor at the Barrie Examiner from 2011 until the daily newspaper's closure on Nov. 27, 2017. Raymond joined BarrieToday as community editor in February 2018. Along the way, Raymond has garnered provincial awards for investigative reporting in addition to spot news, agriculture, business, entertainment and sports. He was nominated for a National Newspaper Award as part of a team for their reporting on the Five Points fire in Barrie in 2007.

Recent Work by Raymond

OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

Investigators are still trying to identify the woman who was struck and killed on Highway 26 just outside Barrie, Tuesday night
OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

Investigators are still trying to identify the woman who was struck and killed on Highway 26 just outside Barrie, Tuesday night
OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

Investigators are still trying to identify the woman who was struck and killed on Highway 26 just outside Barrie, Tuesday night
OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

OPP say they've identified vehicle, driver in fatal pedestrian collision

Investigators are still trying to identify the woman who was struck and killed on Highway 26 just outside Barrie, Tuesday night
Emergency crews respond to Essa Road rollover <b>(4 photos)</b>

Emergency crews respond to Essa Road rollover (4 photos)

Crash happened around 8 p.m., between Mapleview Drive and Coughlin Road
Loon Avenue residents speak out against 104-home proposal

Loon Avenue residents speak out against 104-home proposal

'We should be preserving it and using this as greenspace ... instead of plowing everything over with pavement,' says south-end resident
High-school students could get free pass with transit fares

High-school students could get free pass with transit fares

'I believe this is a good opportunity for the kids, for the community, for the school board, and for the City of Barrie,' says councillor
Shak's World needs to go through a few more hoops

Shak's World needs to go through a few more hoops

'This is a community leader that we want to assist and support in developing her vision. However, there is clearly a vision here that is in development,' says mayor
City eyeing Hooligans property? Not so fast

City eyeing Hooligans property? Not so fast

'I'm going to withdraw this and end the discussion right now and maybe investigate this at a later date,' says McCann
Province reports 204 new COVID-19 cases today

Province reports 204 new COVID-19 cases today

Today's report shows the lowest number of new cases since Thursday, when 170 were reported