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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 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.

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raymond@barrietoday.com

Recent Work by Raymond

<b>COLUMN:</b> The Cult blasts devoted fans with hit after hit

COLUMN: The Cult blasts devoted fans with hit after hit

British rock group, still going strong after almost 40 years, hit the stage at Casino Rama on Saturday night
Woman faces numerous charges in Teddy car theft case

Woman faces numerous charges in Teddy car theft case

OPP say suspect was found hiding in the attic of a residence a short distance away from the crash scene on Line 7 in Oro-Medonte
Step back in time on the Simcoe County Museum grounds <b>(22 photos)</b>

Step back in time on the Simcoe County Museum grounds (22 photos)

Five new COVID cases reported in Simcoe-Muskoka today

Five new COVID cases reported in Simcoe-Muskoka today

There are two new cases in Barrie, two in Bradford, and one in Innisfil
Officials confirm tornado in city's south end; 8 people taken to hospital

Officials confirm tornado in city's south end; 8 people taken to hospital

'We are so fortunate to be standing here tonight not talking about the loss of life,' says mayor following afternoon tornado
Bradford man faces several charges following crash in Barrie's south end

Bradford man faces several charges following crash in Barrie's south end

A 31-year-old man is charged with impaired driving, refusing to provide a breath sample, dangerous operation of a vehicle, and possession of a prohibited weapon in Saturday's crash on Hurst Drive
Roberta Place death toll balloons to 40 residents during COVID outbreak

Roberta Place death toll balloons to 40 residents during COVID outbreak

The number of household contacts of primary cases also doubled from Saturday to 42 people
With local emergence of the UK variant, 'all eyes are watching us right now'

With local emergence of the UK variant, 'all eyes are watching us right now'

Dr. Charles Gardner discusses how the virus entered Roberta Place and what measures are being strengthened to avoid further spread
UK variant's presence at Roberta Place heightens concerns over community spread

UK variant's presence at Roberta Place heightens concerns over community spread

'What we have here we probably won't be able to contain,' says Dr. Gardner; Death toll at Essa Road facility has now reached 32
Ontario reports 1,924 new COVID cases today, yet another record

Ontario reports 1,924 new COVID cases today, yet another record

Fifteen people have died from the virus in the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 3,772 since the pandemic began