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Shawn Gibson

Shawn Gibson

Shawn attended Humber College for Journalism before he began freelance writing for different cities across Ontario in 2006. After moving to Barrie in 2008, Shawn has written for various publications in the city covering local sports, politics, arts and entertainment and other issues that matter to the community. In 2015, Shawn began writing for BarrieToday and became a full-time member of the Village Media family in 2018.

Recent Work by Shawn

Be prepared to be reeled in at the Canadian Ice Fishing Expo this weekend at Georgian College

Be prepared to be reeled in at the Canadian Ice Fishing Expo this weekend at Georgian College

Get out now to catch all the best deals, find out all about the latest trends
Two charged with murder in downtown stabbing appear in bail court

Two charged with murder in downtown stabbing appear in bail court

Ryan Babineau, 30, was stabbed to death on Dunlop Street East on the morning of Nov. 16
Local MPs chime in on resignation of party leader Andrew Scheer

Local MPs chime in on resignation of party leader Andrew Scheer

MP Doug Shipley thanks Scheer for his service, but adds there's 'a buzz in the air to find a new leader'
Another week, another one-day walkout by local teachers and EAs

Another week, another one-day walkout by local teachers and EAs

Educational assistant says strike isn't about money: 'We are here for the right issues and money is not fogging the issue at all'
Shops of Downtown sharing space in Georgian Mall

Shops of Downtown sharing space in Georgian Mall

Everleigh Garden, Janet Kemp Ladies Fashion, Barrie Olive Oil Co., Our HouseĀ andĀ Zuzu Fashion Boutique using 3,500-sq.-ft. location during Christmas shopping season
Another week, another one-day walkout by local teachers and EAs

Another week, another one-day walkout by local teachers and EAs

Educational assistant says strike isn't about money: 'We are here for the right issues and money is not fogging the issue at all'
Health unit probing four cases of legionnaires' disease in Barrie

Health unit probing four cases of legionnaires' disease in Barrie

Health official says there's no reason to be alarmed; No centralized location of the outbreak has been determined
Health unit probing four cases of legionnaires' disease in Barrie

Health unit probing four cases of legionnaires' disease in Barrie

'With the distance that Orillia is, we can't see how there would be a connection' to previous outbreak linked to Rotary Place, official says
Health unit probing four cases of legionnaires' disease in Barrie

Health unit probing four cases of legionnaires' disease in Barrie

Health official says there's no reason to be alarmed; No centralized location of the outbreak has been determined
<b>ONTARIO: </b>Attorney General faces online backlash after 'embarrassing' meeting with Tribal Council

ONTARIO: Attorney General faces online backlash after 'embarrassing' meeting with Tribal Council

Doug Downey received an honorary name at the local Golden Griddle restaurant