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Barrie police are looking for the public's help to identify these three men, wanted for a downtown incident in August.SUBMITTED PHOTOS.

Wanted men

Barrie police now have surveillance photos of three men wanted in connection with an Aug. 26 assault that injured three other men.

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City keeps credit rating

The City of Barrie has maintained its ‘AA’ credit rating, according to the annual report from Standard & Poor’s - a financial services company that also does data analysis and equity research to both the private and public sectors worldwide.

Barrie city police have released photos of a drug suspected to have been involved with a possible overdose Thursday night. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Serious reaction

A teenager had a serious, life- threatening reaction to a substance at a Yonge Street residence Thursday night.

Brazen daylight robbery took place at a pharmacy on Holland St. West in Bradford, Ont. on Sunday October 16, 2016. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Daylight robbery in Bradford

Bradford – South Simcoe Police are reviewing surveillance video and asking for the assistance of the public after a local drug store was robbed on Sunday morning.

Gwilly is the Carrot Mascot of Bradford's CarrotFest. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

No to CarrotFest Sunday

Bradford West Gwillimbury Council received a report from Leisure Services, on the possibility of transforming Carrotfest into a 2-day Festival, taking place Saturday and Sunday.

Dying ash trees, victims of Emerald Ash Borer, along Miller Park Ave. in Bradford, in early September, 2016. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Emerald Ash Borer costs continue to rise

The annual budget for urban forestry in Bradford West Gwillimbury now stands at $200,000 - $100,000 for Town parks and properties, and another $100,000 allocated in 2016 for maintenance of trees planted along the boulevards.

Siltation is reducing the effectiveness of the stormwater management pond at Simcoe Rd. and Line 6 in Bradford - identified as a priority for remediation in 2017. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Stormwater Management plan comes with a price tag

The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury is working on a new Master Plan for its stormwater management, but there will be a price tag attached, to bring the ponds up to new ministerial standards and maintain the municipal stormwater management system.

South Simcoe police

Man facing more charges

INNISFIL - An Innisfil man facing previous sexual assault charges is being held in custody after a South Simcoe police investigation revealed other, similar allegations.