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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. 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.

Recent Work by Raymond

Second suites welcomed in college district, but must be enforced: residents

Second suites welcomed in college district, but must be enforced: residents

City staff investigating whether to allow second suites in the area around Georgian College
City hopes rezoning will kick-start redevelopment along Essa Road&nbsp;<b>(10 photos)</b>

City hopes rezoning will kick-start redevelopment along Essa Road (10 photos)

One of the properties included in the Essa-Bradford Corridor Study is the long-vacant former fairgrounds beside Highway 400
Samples from 'suspicious' Barrie fire sent for testing

Samples from 'suspicious' Barrie fire sent for testing

Blaze has been deemed suspicious, but fire investigator hopes testing will help disprove potential lightning strike
Woman seriously injured by flying wheel on Highway 400

Woman seriously injured by flying wheel on Highway 400

The incident happened between Highway 89 and Innisfil Beach Road
Woman seriously injured by flying wheel on Highway 400

Woman seriously injured by flying wheel on Highway 400

Highway 11 closed. 'This is obviously a very serious situation we have here,' says OPP sergeant
Barrie woman seriously injured by flying wheel on Highway 400

Barrie woman seriously injured by flying wheel on Highway 400

'This is obviously a very serious situation we have here,' says OPP sergeant
Barrie woman seriously injured by flying wheel on Highway 400

Barrie woman seriously injured by flying wheel on Highway 400

'This is obviously a very serious situation we have here,' says OPP sergeant
Samples from 'suspicious' Edgehill fire sent for testing, but results could take months

Samples from 'suspicious' Edgehill fire sent for testing, but results could take months

Blaze has been deemed suspicious, but fire investigator hopes testing will help disprove potential lightning strike
Development on Big Bay Point Road too much, say neighbours

Development on Big Bay Point Road too much, say neighbours

'This is not a place to stuff 19 townhouses into 0.7 hectares. This is all wrong and you're going to ruin a little corner of Barrie, and it's a real shame. We've got a traffic problem already on this street'
County Road 27 development plan has 199 units, elementary school

County Road 27 development plan has 199 units, elementary school

Proposed development is located on County Road 27 between Salem Road and Lougheed Road