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Lightning shuts down OFSAA Alpine competition early

Lightning shuts down OFSAA Alpine competition early

Provincial races at Osler Bluff cut short with announcement to 'seek shelter' during storm
'Not a friendly': Barrie squad to play Toronto FC on national stage

'Not a friendly': Barrie squad to play Toronto FC on national stage

Local soccer club will take on Toronto team at BMO Field sometime between April 23 and May 3 as part of Canadian Championship
'One-of-a-kind' local Special Olympian going for gold at nationals

'One-of-a-kind' local Special Olympian going for gold at nationals

'I'm really excited about the challenge of skating with the best Canada has got,' says Special Olympic athlete Stephen Graham
Skating legend earns prestigious lifetime achievement award

Skating legend earns prestigious lifetime achievement award

'Brian Orser is an outstanding athlete, performer and coach that has always pushed the limits of the sport, leaving an enduring impact on generations of figure skaters,' ISU notes
Injured Barrie Sharks player hopes to find answers at U.S. clinic

Injured Barrie Sharks player hopes to find answers at U.S. clinic

'It’s been pretty isolating and very different from my life before ... now I pretty much only leave the house for school,' says Avery Thompson
Barrie networking group supports mental health in hockey circles

Barrie networking group supports mental health in hockey circles

Like Minded Entrepreneurs raising money for Puck Support, which supports athletes with mental health, substance abuse issues
Special Olympians putting years of hard work on the line

Special Olympians putting years of hard work on the line

Several local athletes looking forward to their chance to shine at 2024 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games in Calgary later this month
'Beyond my wildest dreams': Alexander heading to second Olympics

'Beyond my wildest dreams': Alexander heading to second Olympics

'I remember being 12-year-old Kayla invited to my first basketball tryout. I was terrible, but I was just having fun out there with my friends, says local hoops star
'Always moving': Teacher behind Monsignor Clair Cup retiring

'Always moving': Teacher behind Monsignor Clair Cup retiring

'He brings that spark when he gets an idea in his head. He’s got the enthusiasm and the kids pick up on that, too,' fellow educator says of Tim Hasenack
'Secret weapon': Local boy meets hero (again), creates skate design

'Secret weapon': Local boy meets hero (again), creates skate design

Barrie's Finn Sposito played big part in recent NHL All-Star Weekend when he and superstar Auston Matthews collaborated on colourful project