Ian McInroy, Barrie Examiner

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Lake Simcoe Regional Airport manager Michael Drumm stands beside a corporate aircraft at the G&G Jet Centre. The Oro-Medonte Township airport could soon become a lot busier with an impending arrangement with Greater Toronto Airport Authority.

Lake Simcoe Regional Airport looking to land new deal

ORO-MEDONTE TWP. – While Lake Simcoe Regional Airport (LSRA) continues to thrive, it could be getting even busier with an impending arrangement with the Greater Toronto Airport Authority (GTAA).

Barrie police and OPP are continuing their search in the city's end and Oro-Medonte Township for Mandy Thompson, a 72-year-old Barrie woman who police say suffers from dementia and went missing from her Laidlaw Drive home Friday morning. Barrie police have set up a direct tip line specifically for the search. Residents are asked to check their property and call police with information at 705-725-7025 ext. 2160 or anonymously at Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. imcinroy@postmedia.com

City and provincial police continue search for Mandy Thompson

Barrie police and OPP are continuing their search in the city's east end and Oro-Medonte Township for Mandy Thompson, a 72-year-old Barrie woman who police say suffers from dementia and went missing from her Laidlaw Drive home Friday morning.

MARK WANZEL/SPECIAL TO POSTMEDIA NETWORK Just because anglers are heading out on the ice on area lakes doesn't mean it's safe.

Don’t be lured into unsafe territory: OPP

With the past few days of rain and mild weather, people are being urged to exercise caution when venturing onto the ice, where they could encounter dangerous conditions.