Five Things You Need To Know: October 14

Today's Top Stories

Fentanyl: Kills pain and could kill you – what you need to know

Police and health officials are becoming more and more concerned about the recreational use of the pain-killer Fentanyl, which is up to 100 times more powerful than morphine. Five people in Barrie nearly died not long ago after suspected Fentanyl overdoses. We sat down with Barrie Police and the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit to learn more about Fentanyl – it’s benefits and it’s potential repercussions…
Click here for listen to our interview
John Chapple via
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New Reminder To Cyclists And Motorists To Share The Road

Click here for more on the switch from bike lanes to ‘sharrows’


photo: City of Barrie

Do you have a fire extinguisher at home? Do you know when and how to use it?

Click here for this and more tips, as our Fire Prevention Week coverage continues


poster: Office of the Fire Marshal

Park Place Fall Fest This Weekend

Proceeds to support Seasons Centre For Grieving Children

Click here for details


Bam! Pow! Zap! Comic Con Coming To Barrie Public Library

Click here for more on the show this weekend

Barrie Library 2 (RK)

photo: 107.5 Kool Fm