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Coronavirus: Ontario government expected to announce school reopening plan Wednesday

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TORONTO — Ontario will announce today whether schools in regions hardest hit by COVID-19 can reopen next week for in-person learning. The decision will follow a recommendation from the province’s chief medical officer of health, Dr. David Williams. Education Minister Stephen Lecce says parents need to know if schools …

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François Legault plans to announce changes to COVID-19 restrictions Tuesday – Montreal

François Legault plans to announce changes to COVID-19 restrictions Tuesday - Montreal

Quebec Premier François Legault says he plans to announce changes to Quebec’s COVID-19 restrictions Tuesday. Legault wrote in a Saturday-morning Facebook post that he hopes to be able to relax some restrictions, particularly those around retail stores, if the situation permits. Legault wrote that the changes would come into effect …

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Coronavirus: Officials announce 2 more deaths, 95 new cases for Interior Health region – Okanagan

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Two more deaths and 95 new coronavirus cases were announced for the Interior Health region on Thursday. According to Interior Health, one death occurred at a long-term care home in Vernon, Noric House, with the other occurring within the region. Health officials did not disclose in what community or …

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Canada records over 6,800 new COVID-19 cases as officials announce vaccine delay – National

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Canada added over 6,800 new cases of the novel coronavirus Friday as federal officials revealed that vaccine shipments to the country would be delayed for four weeks over production issues. In a press conference Friday, Procurement Minister Anita Anand said that only half of Pfizer-BioNTech’s promised COVID-19 vaccine doses …

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Ontario to announce decision on schools reopening Thursday afternoon

Ontario to announce decision on schools reopening Thursday afternoon

Premier Doug Ford said there will be a decision made Thursday afternoon regarding schools reopening and virtual learning for Ontario students as the province remains under lockdown due to rising coronavirus cases. Ford said the announcement will be made by the province’s chief medical officer of health Dr. David …

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Coronavirus: Interior Health officials announce 57 new cases – Okanagan

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Interior Health reported 57 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday afternoon. The new cases are above the daily case average of 47 that the health agency reported during a five-day span between Dec. 25 and 29. During that time period, Interior Health announced 239 cases and 10 deaths. Read …

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Ontario’s sport minister says NHL talks ongoing as league looks to announce schedule

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TORONTO — The NHL plans to release its 2021 schedule Wednesday, but Ontario’s minister of sport said that discussions are still ongoing about how the all-Canadian North division will operate. Ontario is scheduled to enter a province-wide lockdown on Saturday that will last for 28 days in its most …

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London’s COVID-19 assessment centres announce holiday hours – London

London’s COVID-19 assessment centres announce holiday hours - London

London’s COVID-19 assessment centres are scaling back their hours over the holidays, but there will still be plenty of opportunities to get tested, even on Christmas Day. While the Oakridge assessment centre will be closed from Dec. 25 until Jan. 3, the Carling assessment centre will remain open with …

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Ontario to announce finalized COVID-19 vaccine distribution task force

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TORONTO–  Premier Doug Ford is expected to unveil Ontario’s vaccine task force today. Ford said yesterday the team is being finalized and the province will be ready to distribute the vaccine whenever it arrives. The task force will include medical, information technology, and logistics experts. Earlier this month, the province …

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Ontario to announce vaccine task force Friday, group will plan rollout

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By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 3, 2020 2:42 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Ontario Premier Doug Ford says the province will unveil its vaccine task force on Friday. Ford …

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