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Barrie hairstylist takes lockdown fight to Walmart aisle out of sheer frustration <b>(VIDEO)</b>

Barrie hairstylist takes lockdown fight to Walmart aisle out of sheer frustration (VIDEO)

'My point was to show that the big box stores have no idea what is going on compared to what businesses like mine are doing to prevent transmission,' says Melissa Ferguson
Woman 'elated' to welcome new great-grandson and lottery win on same day

Woman 'elated' to welcome new great-grandson and lottery win on same day

Margaret Murray won the Stevenson Memorial Hospital Foundation 50/50 jackpot on the same day that her granddaughter gave birth to a healthy baby boy
Gardner watching for variant spread, fielding hundreds of angry, frustrated emails

Gardner watching for variant spread, fielding hundreds of angry, frustrated emails

Two-thirds of the new cases in Simcoe County have been confirmed or screened positive as variant strains, which prompted the medical officer of health to ask for more restrictions for the region
Eight more COVID cases confirmed among staff between both Barrie Walmart stores

Eight more COVID cases confirmed among staff between both Barrie Walmart stores

Company official says those cases include five employees at the south-end location and three at the north-end store
It's between seasons, but move from dormancy to activity is afoot

It's between seasons, but move from dormancy to activity is afoot

While the calendar may say that Spring starts in late March, Nature says differently, explains outdoors columnist ... with a nod to Greek mythology
Village Media expands to U.S. with acquisition of The Longmont Leader

Village Media expands to U.S. with acquisition of The Longmont Leader

This marks the first owned and operated site in the United States for the Sault Ste. Marie-based company
County calls on province to re-consider local lockdown restrictions

County calls on province to re-consider local lockdown restrictions

Warden asks province to 'focus on finding the proper balance between supporting our economy/businesses and continuing to meaningfully safeguard public health'
One new COVID case in Bradford today

One new COVID case in Bradford today

There have been 191 cases confirmed as the UK variant strain in the region with another 352 screening positive as a variant strain of COVID-19
Southlake expert answers your questions about COVID-19 vaccines

Southlake expert answers your questions about COVID-19 vaccines

How does it work? Can I still spread the virus after I get a dose? What if I have allergies? You asked, so Village Media spoke to the physician co-lead of our Newmarket hospital's vaccine management committee for some straight answers on the vaccines
Bradford driver charged with impaired after falsely reporting hit-and-run: Police

Bradford driver charged with impaired after falsely reporting hit-and-run: Police

Investigation determined that the accused lost control of the vehicle and collided with a wire guard rail