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Several lead-foot drivers nabbed in Springwater, Wasaga

Several lead-foot drivers nabbed in Springwater, Wasaga

One driver caught going 128 km/h in a 50 km/h zone on Sunnidale Road
OPP charges speeders, impaired boaters on Nottawasaga River and Georgian Bay

OPP charges speeders, impaired boaters on Nottawasaga River and Georgian Bay

Police have laid approximately 21 charges since June 30
Incident at Wasaga motel leads to assault charges

Incident at Wasaga motel leads to assault charges

The accused was allegedly seen punching the victim repeatedly as the victim screamed for help, police say
Police charge two with trespassing for exceeding store's customer limit

Police charge two with trespassing for exceeding store's customer limit

Police report the pair was asked to wait outside due to customer capacity limits but they refused
Suspects at large following Barrie bank robbery

Suspects at large following Barrie bank robbery

'Initial reports have two, possibly three, persons that entered the bank and robbed it and then fled in a vehicle,' police official says of robbery at Minet's Point
Man charged with impaired driving after launching vehicle into mid-air flip

Man charged with impaired driving after launching vehicle into mid-air flip

OPP state the van was reported stolen from Owen Sound earlier the same day
OPP 'discontinue' search for missing Wasaga man

OPP 'discontinue' search for missing Wasaga man

The investigation is still ongoing, and Richard Kocik is still missing
64-year-old Essa Twp. man dies in Highway 26 crash

64-year-old Essa Twp. man dies in Highway 26 crash

Motorcycle operator dies at scene after striking tractor and being thrown from bike
Highway 26 closed due to fatal crash

Highway 26 closed due to fatal crash

The closure is in Springwater at Horseshoe Valley Road - avoid the area
Three charged after drugs, weapons seized in Wasaga Beach

Three charged after drugs, weapons seized in Wasaga Beach

Seized items include fentanyl, cocaine, hydromorphone, an imitation firearm, brass knuckles, and cash