Barrie's Kevin Labanc winds up and fire a hard shot on net in OHL action at the BMC in this file photo. The Colts take on Ottawa tonight at the BMC. ZACH MACPHERSON/Photo

Colts crunch 67's

The final night of a three-in-three is never easy. But with two points on the line tonight, and a week-long break starting tomorrow, the Barrie Colts pulled it together.

A lost horse and an injured son

EDITOR’S NOTE: Local author John Forrest continues his annual Christmas series for The Packet & Times. This year’s story is Becca’s Star.

Capitalism coaxes communism

Where do we grow now? Now that we are told the Cold War is over, the ruble is collapsing and communism is consequently ruined, the world is free...

Musings on the giving of 'stuff'

'Tis the season for giving, and with that thought in mind we are purging some of our horded "stuff" and have been giving it away by the box load. To b

Mamie Shrum takes her shot

To mark the recent release of Hot Foot: Walter Knox’s Remarkable Life as a Professional in an Amateur World, The Packet & Times is running excerpts of

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