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Saturday, January 23, 2021

Delays to Canada’s deliveries of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine doses keep getting worse

OTTAWA — The delivery slowdown of COVID-19 vaccine doses from Pfizer-BioNTech is going to be far worse than the companies first warned Canada last...

Testing, sick leave, enforcement needed to slow workplace spread in Ontario: experts

TORONTO — As Ontario struggles to beat back a dire wave of COVID-19, workplace spread has been singled out by public health experts, mayors...

Ontario Adding More Mental Health Beds and Programs for Seniors

News Release: $12 million investment is part of the government’s comprehensive mental health and addictions plan. TORONTO — The Ontario government is providing over $12...

Consent at heart of Ontario’s vaccination plan for remote First Nations communities

Ontario's plan to vaccinate the populations of its most remote First Nations communities against COVID-19 faces many challenges, but Indigenous leaders say that earning...
COVID-19 Algoma

Algoma Public Health confirms six new cases of COVID-19

The Algoma Public Health reported six new cases today, four from the Sault Ste. Marie area and two from Central and East Algoma. Cases #144...

Two provinces hardest hit by COVID-19 see cases trend downward over last-week totals

TORONTO — Declining new COVID-19 case counts in the two provinces hardest hit by the pandemic offer some hope that newly imposed restrictions are...

At least 121 Canada Post workers test positive for COVID-19 at Ontario facility

Canada Post says 121 staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 at a facility in Mississauga, Ont., since the start of the new year. A...

StatCan study finds some correlation between child and parent fitness levels

OTTAWA — A new study links the fitness level of Canadian children to that of their parents. The StatCan analysis suggests a child's aerobic fitness,...

A Reminder from Garden River Anishinabek Police Service Detachment

As most are aware, Garden River First Nation has erected barricades into the community. Access into Garden River is restricted to Garden River RESIDENTS only...

Ontario reports 2,655 new cases of COVID-19, 89 more deaths, and 13,784 vaccinations

TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 2,655 new cases of COVID-19 today and 89 more deaths linked to the virus. Health Minister Christine Elliott says there...